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Low Carb German Gingerbread Hot Chocolate Recipe
Low Carb German Gingerbread Hot Chocolate Recipe
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
20 mins

Nobody does gingerbread better then the Germans! And this cup of hot chocolate will bring a little of that into your holiday season.

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American, German
Yield: 2 servings
Calories: 72 kcal
Author: Lindsay
  • 2 cups unsweetened chocolate almond milk
  • 1/4 cup granular low carb sweetener
  • 1/2 tsp. pure liquid stevia
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp. ground cardamom
  • 1/8 tsp. ground cloves
  • 1/8 tsp. ground ginger
  • 1/8 tsp. ground anise seed
  • 1/8 tsp. ground allspice
  • 1/8 tsp. ground nutmeg
  1. Place all ingredients into a medium pot.

  2. Whisk well to combine while bringing the hot chocolate to a boil.

  3. Once it boiled, immediately reduce to a simmer and continue cooking for approximately 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Watch carefully so it doesn't cook over. This should be a gentle simmer.

  4. Pour into mugs and serve.

Recipe Notes

Please note that the nutrition data below is a ballpark figure. Exact data is not possible.

Nutrition Facts
Low Carb German Gingerbread Hot Chocolate Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 72 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4g 6%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 328mg 14%
Potassium 163mg 5%
Total Carbohydrates 11g 4%
Dietary Fiber 5g 20%
Sugars 0g
Protein 3g 6%
Calcium 33.8%
Iron 10.1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.