Quest Nutrition Peppermint Hot Cocoa with Vanilla Whipped Cream #15SecondRecipe

#15SecondRecipe Recipes

Stay warm & #CheatClean with our #15SecondRecipe for Peppermint Hot Cocoa with Vanilla Cream! At only 125 calories, you can enjoy every delicious sip of this traditional wintertime favorite. A hot cup also serves a perfect hand warmer, so make two while you’re at it!

 Yields: 2

Serving size: 1 cup with topping

Prep time: 10 min


Peppermint Hot Cocoa

1 ¼ cups water

¾ cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk

1 scoop (~30g) Quest® Chocolate Milkshake Protein Powder

2 tablespoons zero-calorie sweetener

1 tablespoon cocoa powder

½ teaspoon peppermint extract

Whipped Cream

6-8 standard size ice cubes (about ¾ cup)

¼ cup water

1 tablespoon zero-calorie sweetener

½ teaspoon vanilla extract

1 scoop (~30g) Quest® Vanilla Milkshake Protein Powder



 Pour the cocoa ingredients (water through extract) into a medium saucepan.

 Whisk until well combined.

 Heat saucepan from low to medium while whisking to desired temperature.

Whipped Cream

 Place all whipped cream ingredients (ice through protein powder) into the small base of a Magic

Bullet fit with the double blade.

 Blend for 2-3 minutes or until mixture has become thick, fluffy and the consistency of whipped



 Pour the cocoa into two large mugs.  Spoon whipped cream over each mug.


Calories: 125. Protein: 23. Fat: 1. Net Carbs: 2.6. Fiber: 1.2