Sugar Free Protein Hot Chocolate

sugar free protein hot chocolate from garden of life

If you’re wondering whether you can make hot chocolate with protein powder, the answer is yes!


Picture the scene: it’s frosty outside and you’ve just come in from a refreshing walk outdoors. What better way to warm yourself up than with a nutritious sugar free protein hot chocolate – with the added bonus that it’s vegan!


Protein shakes and smoothies are not exclusive to gym-goers and fitness fanatics. Regardless of whether you want to build muscle mass or aid recovery after a workout, anyone and everyone can benefit from boosting their protein intake.


Our Chocolate Raw Organic Protein Powder is a delicious and nutritious sugar free protein powder that will provide your body with a host of essential amino acids and fat-soluble vitamins, such as vitamins A, D, E and K.



This plant-based protein powder with added vitamin D can help to boost your immune system, making it the ideal vitamin to take during winter.


Also available in Vanilla, Vanilla Chai and Unflavoured, use our sugar free protein powders to create shakes, smoothies, and even protein hot chocolate, to boost your nutrition and support your health and wellbeing needs.


We’ve turned a classic protein smoothie into a tasty protein hot chocolate. Try this easy-to-make sugar free protein hot chocolate recipe, featuring our chocolate-flavoured vegan protein powder for a perfect winter warmer.


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Sugar Free Protein Hot Chocolate

Prep Time
5 Minutes


  • 3 cups unsweetened chocolate almond milk
  • 5 Medjool dates, pitted
  • 1 scoop Garden of Life Raw Organic Protein Powder - Chocolate
  • Optional peppermint extract, vegan whip cream, vegan marshmallows


  1. Heat almond milk in a pot until hot (about 5 minutes on medium heat).

  2. Pour into a blender (make sure your blender can tolerate hot beverages).

  3. Add remaining ingredients and blend until smooth. 

  4. Enjoy immediately. 

  5. Add ¼ teaspoon peppermint extract to make it a hot mint chocolate smoothie! 


If you’re looking for more plant-based meal inspiration, check out this article on easy vegan meals for beginners:

How to Embrace (And Stick To) A Vegan Diet


How to Embrace (And Stick To) A Vegan Diet

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2020-12-22 08:39:48By Every Health

Every Health

Every Health

Every Health