Hot Chocolate – Paleo and Keto Friendly
Warming, filling and creamy hot chocolate without the dairy! Top with Paleo whipped cream or marshmallows – recipes for both are linked below.
Servings Prep Time
3 2
Cook Time
Servings Prep Time
3 2
Cook Time
  1. Measure out all of the ingredients. Keep the egg yolks aside until later. Combine all of the other ingredients in a sauce pan.
  2. Place the pan over a medium heat, and gently bring to the boil.
  3. Whilst heating, stir regularly with a whisk
  4. Once it’s reached the desired temperature, pour a small amount into a jug and add the egg yolks. Whisk the egg yolks until bubbly and then pour the mixture back into the saucepan.
  5. Return the pan to the heat for another minute and continue to whisk gently
  6. Divide the mixture between three cups / small mugs and enjoy.
  7. Optionally – top with marshmallows or some whipped cream (Paleo recipes for these are listed below)
Recipe Notes

Paleo whipped cream – Against all grain

Paleo marshmallow – Super glue mom

Optional Flavouring

Add in some extra cinnamon and 1/4 tsp of cayenne pepper for a spicy hot chocolate

Omit the cinnamon and add in 1/2 – 1 tsp of peppermint extract for a refreshing minty hot drink

Omit the cinnamon and add in orange essence for a zingy version.