This easy, four ingredient peanut butter hot chocolate can be whipped up in minutes and will give you loads of energy.
I received products from Premier Protein to facilitate this post. All opinions are my own.
With National Hot Chocolate Day falling on January 31st, it is the perfect excuse to cozy up and sip on your favorite winter treat! This protein-packed version of the classic hot chocolate drink you love will give you sustained energy to get through the cold winter months.
This Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate recipe is a creamy blend of simple ingredients packed with 30g of protein from Premier Protein’s Chocolate Shake. When you have a craving for a warm chocolate treat, this easy recipe can be whipped up in minutes so you can enjoy every last drop without any guilt!
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Ready to make Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate for your family?
Here is what you need:
1 Premier Protein 11oz. Chocolate Shake
¼ cup of half and half
1 teaspoon of cocoa powder
1 teaspoon of peanut butter
RECIPE FOR PEANUT BUTTER HOT CHOCOLATE
Description: This easy, four ingredient peanut butter hot chocolate can be whipped up in minutes and will give you loads of energy.
- 1 Premier Protein 11oz. Chocolate Shake
- ¼ cup of half and half
- 1 teaspoon of cocoa powder
- 1 teaspoon of peanut butter
Substitute for protein shake:
- 1 cup milk
- ¼ cup milk chocolate chips
- (optional) 3 teaspoons of peanut butter
- Heat a saucepan over medium-high heat.
- Add shake, cocoa powder and cream. Whisk until smooth, if necessary.
- Add peanut butter and stir until melted.
- Heat the hot chocolate mixture until very warm, but do not boil.
Let cool and enjoy!
About Premier Protein®:
Premier Protein® believes that good nutrition is the fuel for a happy, healthy life. It’s hard to get lean protein. That’s why they make these delicious protein shakes – to make powerful, healthy choices easy! They are packed with protein without all the sugar, calories, and fat*, to give you the energy you need every day. (*more calories from protein than sugar).
They are ideal for breakfast on the go, an afternoon snack, or a post workout boost.
About Premier Protein® Shakes:
Rich and creamy Premier Protein® shakes are available in three delicious varieties. Each shake is packed with 30g protein, and contains only 160 calories and 1g of sugar! Available in 4-count, 12-count and 18-count 11-oz multipacks. Convenient screw top cap. Flavors: Chocolate, Vanilla, Strawberries & Cream
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Katie Jenkins says
My husband loves that brand of protein shake so we almost always have them in the house! And peanut butter combined with hot chocoloate?! Yes, PLEASE!
I will definitely have to try this bad boy out. Pinning for sure.
Thanks so much for this recipe!