Fall Vegan Recipe Friday

November 30, 2012

Marla Meridith aka Family Fresh Cooking presents vegan frozen hot chocolate ice cubes perfect for fallGet ready for fall by cooking up a storm. The cool, but cozy, season offers different tastes for our palate and is a great transition into winter. Every Friday, we will be providing some of the most delicious, vegan autumn recipes that will surely make your fall that much more enjoyable. Bon appétit!

Who loves hot chocolate? You’ll love it even more thanks to Marla Meridith. This little twist on the favorite seasonal beverage is perfect for adding flavor to a glass of cold soy, almond or coconut milk. Enjoy and savor the chocolate!

Frozen Hot Chocolate Ice Cubes

Prep Time: 1 minute
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 hours, 6 minutes
Yield: 14 hot chocolate ice cubes

1 1/2 cups Milk (unsweetened coconut, almond, soy, cow’s milk, etc.)
2 tablespoons Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
Vanilla Stevia Drops to taste, or your favorite natural sweetener

You will need an ice cube tray for this. Heat up milk in a saucepan or microwave until hot but not boiling. Stir in cocoa powder and stevia to taste. Pour hot chocolate into ice cube tray. Freeze until solid and serve with milk.

-Allyson Koerner

Photo Credit: Marla Meridith Photography

Marla Meridith is the creator, photographer, stylist and go to gal behind the blog Family Fresh Cooking. She believes in real, whole foods for a happy, healthy, high energy life. She is obsessed with her family, food, travel, and coffee. Look for her on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and StumbleUpon too.