Fool-Proof Peppermint Mocha

Who doesn’t love a good peppermint mocha? As we are heading into the harsh, colder months and into 2019; we all are looking for a little something to warm us up but also keep up awake. Or perhaps you’ve been up late wrapping those last minute holiday gifts and you want a festive treat to sip while working the night away like one of Santa’s elves. This peppermint mocha recipe is a sure-fire way to fast track you to a winter wonderland.



  1. Follow instructions on the packaging of instant coffee
  2. Once well blended, add 1 oz of Ghirardelli Premium Hot Cocoa, stir well.
  3. Add 1 1/2 tbs of Monin Peppermint syrup, combine
  4. Adjust flavoring as needed, adding either more hot cocoa or syrup to preference.
  5. Top with Whipped cream and crushed candy canes for an extra festive flair.
  6. Enjoy your peppermint mocha!

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