Beverages: Non Dairy-Based Drinks: Chocolate Almond Coffee
Instead of your next mocha, try an alternative. This Recipe Makeover combines coffee with a touch of cocoa and the exotic flavor of almond.
Per serving: 19 calories, 1g fat, 0 cholesterol, and 0 sugars.
Saves: 169 calories, 12g fat, 44mg cholesterol, and 14g sugars!
Author: Merisant/Equal® - www.equal.com
Date: January 03, 2013
Serves: 1 person(s)
Yield: 1 x 1-cup serving
Preparation Time: 5 mins
Cooking Time: 0 mins
Extra Time: 3 mins (for pre-brewing coffee)
Chocolate Almond Coffee slims the traditional Coffee Mocha's calories, fat and added sugars by eliminating the whole milk, whipped cream and sugar, and replacing them with lighter ingredients.
| Recipe Makeover|
1 cup strongly brewed hot coffee
1 Tbsp Equal® Spoonful *
2 tsp unsweetened cocoa powder
1/4 tsp almond extract
| Traditional Recipe|
1 cup hot brewed coffee
1 Tbsp cocoa powder, unsweetened
1 Tbsp sugar
2 Tbsp whole milk
1/4 cup whipped heavy cream
Combine all ingredients in beverage mug until blended.
1) For a Cappuccino effect, top with froth.
2) For a Coffee Mocha effect, top with light whipped cream.
3) For a non-dairy topping, top with Cashew Cream or Ricotta Cream (see recipe links).
* If desired, Equal® Spoonful can be replaced by either 1-1/2 packets Equal®, or, 1 tablespoon granulated or brown sugar.
Serving suggestions are not included in the nutritional analysis.
|Calories:||19 cals||188 cals|
|Kilojoules:||80 kJ||787 kJ|
|Fat||1.0 g||13.0 g|
|Carbohydrates||3.0 g||19.0 g|
|Protein||1.0 g||2.6 g|
|Cholesterol||0.0 mg||44.0 mg|
|Sodium||5 mg||25 mg|
|Saturated Fat||0.0 g||8.0 g|
|Fiber||0.0 g||1.8 g|
|Calcium||5.0 mg||60.0 mg|
|Total Sugars||0.0 g||14.0 g|