Peppermint Hot Chocolate with Pecan Milk

Pecan Peppermint Hot Chocolate

Submitted by: The American Pecan Council

Warm up with this drink that’s perfect for the holidays. Simply combine hot chocolate and peppermint extract with pecan milk.


  • 2 cups pecan milk
  • 6 tablespoons hot chocolate mix (homemade or high quality store bought)
  • 1/2 teaspoon pure peppermint extract


  1. Pour pecan milk in a small saucepan over medium low heat. Add hot chocolate mix and peppermint extract and heat gently, stirring constantly until cocoa is dissolved and drink is hot. Remove from heat and pour into mug. Serve immediately. Makes 2.

Nutrition facts




17 g

Sat Fat

3 g


550 mg


75 g


5 g


7 g

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