Indulge in Our Decadent Chocolate Almond Coffee Mix

Welcome to my chocolate almond coffee mix recipe! If you’re a coffee lover who craves a rich, smooth flavor with a subtle hint of nutty sweetness, then this is the recipe for you.

As a barista and coffee enthusiast, I love experimenting with different flavors and techniques to create the perfect cup of Joe. This recipe is one of my favorites, as it combines the boldness of instant coffee granules with the creamy texture of almond milk and the decadent flavor of chocolate.

Whether you’re looking for a cozy morning pick-me-up or an indulgent afternoon treat, this chocolate almond coffee mix recipe is guaranteed to satisfy your caffeine cravings. So grab your coffee maker and let’s get brewing!

Why You’ll Love This Recipe

Chocolate Almond Coffee Mix
Chocolate Almond Coffee Mix

If you’re a coffee lover, then you’re going to adore this recipe for Chocolate Almond Coffee Mix! Trust me; it’s the kind of drink that will make you never want to use instant coffee granules again.

One of the main reasons why you’ll love this recipe is because it’s incredibly versatile. You can easily adjust the measurements of each ingredient until you create a mix that suits your taste preference. Plus, once you have your mix ready, you can enjoy it in so many different ways! This recipe is delicious when combined with almond milk, served hot or iced, and even added to smoothies.

Another reason why this recipe is a winner is that it contains real ingredients. Gone are the days of buying pre-made coffee mix that’s loaded with artificial flavoring and sugar. With this recipe, you can make your own mix at home using cocoa powder, almonds, and quality ground coffee. Not only will it satisfy your craving for something indulgent, but it also comes with added health benefits.

Lastly, this Chocolate Almond Coffee Mix is perfect for any occasion. Whether you’re looking for a morning pick-me-up or a comforting midday treat, this recipe has got you covered. Plus, it makes an excellent hostess gift or homemade present for someone special.

All in all, this coffee recipe is fail-proof and seriously delicious! So why not try it out today and see what all the buzz is about?

Ingredient List

 Indulge in the rich and chocolaty flavor of this coffee mix.
Indulge in the rich and chocolaty flavor of this coffee mix.

Here are all the ingredients you’ll need to make this chocolate almond coffee mix recipe:

  • 1 cup instant coffee granules
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 cup non-dairy powdered coffee creamer
  • 1 tablespoon almond extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • Optional: roasted almonds

Note: If you prefer stronger coffee, increase the amount of instant coffee granules to 2 cups. If you don’t have non-dairy powdered coffee creamer on hand, you can use regular powdered milk or even coconut milk powder instead.

The Recipe How-To

 Satisfy your sweet tooth with a cup of this delicious blend.
Satisfy your sweet tooth with a cup of this delicious blend.

Now that we have covered the introduction and reasons to love this chocolate almond coffee mix recipe, it is time to dive into the steps of making it. Follow these simple instructions and enjoy a delicious cup of coffee at home:


  • 1 cup instant coffee granules
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 cup powdered coffee creamer
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract


  1. Combine all ingredients in a large bowl and mix well until all ingredients are thoroughly mixed.
  2. Store in an airtight container until ready to use.
  3. To prepare a cup of chocolate almond coffee, add 2 tablespoons of the mix to 8 ounces of hot or cold water, stir until the mix is completely dissolved.
  4. For an extra creamy version, use milk when preparing the coffee instead of water.
  5. To create an iced coffee, dissolve 2 tablespoons of the mix in 4 ounces of hot water, then pour over a glass full of ice cubes and add almond milk before serving.

With these easy-to-follow directions, you can now make a delicious and sweet cup of chocolate almond coffee whenever you want! Don’t be afraid to experiment with different serving styles and add-ons like whipped cream, roasted almonds or even some breakfast cookies! Enjoy your creation!

Substitutions and Variations

 Got a craving for mocha? Try this chocolate almond coffee mix.
Got a craving for mocha? Try this chocolate almond coffee mix.

This recipe can be easily adjusted to suit your personal taste preferences or dietary restrictions. Here are some substitutions and variations to consider:

– Sugar: If you prefer a sweeter drink, you can add more granulated sugar or swap it for brown sugar, honey, or maple syrup.

– Milk: You can use any type of milk you like, such as cow’s milk, almond milk, soy milk, or oat milk. For a richer drink, use heavy cream or half-and-half.

– Coffee: If you don’t have instant coffee granules, you can substitute them with brewed coffee or espresso. You can also mix ground coffee beans with hot water until they dissolve and use that instead.

– Cocoa powder: For a different flavor profile, swap the unsweetened cocoa powder for Dutch cocoa powder, which is less bitter and has a milder taste. You could also use hot chocolate mix instead.

– Almond extract: You can omit the almond extract if you don’t have any or would prefer a different flavor. Try using vanilla extract, peppermint extract, or coconut extract instead.

– Chocolate almond coffee cake: Add a twist to your regular coffee cake by swapping the regular ingredients with chocolate almond ingredients. Duncan Hines chocolate fudge cake mix with melted butter and instant espresso mixed in 1 tablespoon almond extract will give you an indulgent chocolate almond coffee cake.

These are just some of the many ways that you can customize this recipe to your liking. Play around with different substitutions and variations until you find the perfect combination that suits your tastes.

Serving and Pairing

 Elevate your coffee game with this easy and tasty recipe.
Elevate your coffee game with this easy and tasty recipe.

Once you’ve created a delicious batch of Chocolate Almond Coffee Mix, there are endless ways to enjoy it! Here are a few serving and pairing ideas to elevate your coffee experience:

– Hot Chocolate Almond Latte: Heat up milk and stir in the coffee mix for a cozy latte that’s perfect on a cold day. Top with whipped cream or marshmallows for an extra-special treat.

– Iced Coffee Cooler: For warm weather, combine prepared coffee with almond milk, cocoa powder, and ice. Blend thoroughly until mixed, and pour over ice to enjoy a refreshing summer drink.

– Almond Coffee Cake: Add the mix to your favorite coffee cake recipe for a chocolate almond twist. You could also use the mix in place of instant espresso in a Duncan Hines chocolate fudge cake mix.

– Smoothie Recipe: Combine the coffee mix with almond milk, roasted almonds, and a banana for a nutritious breakfast smoothie that will keep you fueled all morning.

– Iced Chocolate Almondmilk Shaken Espresso: Combine almond milk and the coffee mix in a shaker bottle. Add ice and shake vigorously, then pour over espresso shots for a delicious iced coffee drink.

– Milk Chocolate Drink: Warm up milk with the coffee mix for a rich and indulgent hot chocolate drink. Perfect for snuggling under the covers on a rainy day.

– Breakfast Cookies: Add the mix to your favorite oatmeal cookie recipe for an energizing breakfast treat that combines chocolate and almonds in every bite.

The possibilities are endless when it comes to enjoying this versatile coffee mix. Whether you prefer hot drinks, iced coffees or even baked goods, this recipe can be adapted to suit all types of tastes and occasions.

Make-Ahead, Storing and Reheating

 This coffee mix is like a warm hug in a cup.
This coffee mix is like a warm hug in a cup.

One of the great things about this chocolate almond coffee mix recipe is that it can be made ahead of time! To do this, simply mix all the dry ingredients and store them in an airtight container. When you’re ready to enjoy a cup, just mix approximately 2 tablespoons of the mixture with hot water, and stir until fully dissolved.

Once you’ve mixed up a batch of this delicious coffee mix, you’ll want to make sure that it stays fresh. I recommend storing the mix in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 4 weeks. If you want to store it for longer, consider keeping it in a freezer-safe bag or container in the freezer for up to 3 months.

When it comes to reheating this coffee mix, there are a few different options. You can simply add hot water and stir as usual, or if you prefer an extra frothy texture, try blending the mixture in a blender until smooth. If you have a milk frother at home, you can also use it to froth milk or almond milk separately, then pour over the hot coffee mixture for an extra indulgent treat.

Overall, with these simple tips and tricks, enjoying a freshly made cup of chocolate almond coffee has never been easier or more convenient!

Tips for Perfect Results

 Treat yourself with a cup of this heavenly coffee blend.
Treat yourself with a cup of this heavenly coffee blend.

Here are some tips to ensure that you get perfect results with this chocolate almond coffee mix recipe:

1. Measure carefully: Be sure to measure all the ingredients properly. Even a small error can throw off the balance of flavors.

2. Use quality ingredients: Use high-quality instant coffee granules, cocoa powder, and almonds to get a rich and flavorful taste.

3. Adjust sweetness: Experiment with the amount of sugar according to your taste preference. The recipe calls for 1 cup of granulated sugar, but you can reduce or increase it as per your preference.

4. Add almond extract gradually: Almond extract has a strong flavor, and adding too much can overpower the other flavors. Start with a small amount (teaspoon) first and then increase slowly if needed.

5. Mix thoroughly: Make sure that all the ingredients are mixed thoroughly to avoid any lumps and to get a smooth consistency.

6. Customize with variations: Feel free to add variations like cinnamon or nutmeg to suit your taste buds.

7. Store in an airtight container: Store the mix in an airtight container in a cool and dry place for up to a month. This will keep it fresh and flavorful for longer.

8. Serve creatively: Be creative while serving the coffee mix by adding whipped cream or topped with roasted almonds.

With these tips, you will be able to make a perfect cup of chocolate almond coffee every time!

Bottom Line

So, there you have it – an absolutely delicious and indulgent coffee mix recipe that’s perfect for any chocolate and almond lover. The chocolate almond coffee mix is incredibly easy to make and versatile enough to be adapted to your own taste preferences.

Whether you want to enjoy a cup of hot cocoa or chilled iced coffee, this recipe has got you covered. You can serve it at any time of the day as a quick breakfast drink or as an after-dinner dessert drink. You can also experiment with different variations and substitutions, to make it your own.

One thing is certain; once you try this recipe, you’ll fall in love with its rich and comforting flavors. So, get creative and whip up this recipe for yourself, or share it with family and friends. The next time you’re craving something sweet, reach out for this recipe and indulge in some chocolate almond goodness!

In conclusion, the chocolate almond coffee mix recipe is a must-try for all coffee lovers who want to satisfy their sweet tooth while enjoying their favorite beverage. So, what are you waiting for? Head into the kitchen and give it a try!

Chocolate Almond Coffee Mix

Chocolate Almond Coffee Mix Recipe

This recipe I came across in a Christmas Cookbook.
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Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Course Beverage
Cuisine Coffee
Servings 2 cups
Calories 758.1 kcal


  • 1 cup non-dairy powdered coffee creamer
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup instant coffee granules
  • 1/2 cup cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract


  • In a food processor, finely grind all ingredients until well blended.
  • Store in airtight container.
  • To serve - stir about 2 heaping teaspoons coffee mix into 6 ounces hot water.

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Serving: 362gCalories: 758.1kcalCarbohydrates: 143gProtein: 7.7gFat: 18.7gSaturated Fat: 15.3gSodium: 90.7mgFiber: 4gSugar: 125.9g
Keyword < 15 Mins, Beverages, Easy
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