This sinful red velvet latte is the perfect indulgent treat that can also double as an afternoon pick me up. Coffee never tasted so good!
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Red Velvet Latte
February is officially (well at least in my house) red velvet month. Oh, how I love to indulge in velvety chocolate sweets.
Last year I showed you how to make an AMAZING gluten free red velvet cupcake, this year I have several more red velvet treats to share with you so you can indulge your red velvet fantasies right along with me 😉
Today I’m departing from traditional cakes and cookies and I’m kicking February off with this luscious Red Velvet Latte. Yes, you heard me right, red velvet in coffee form. Please, hold your applause until the end.
This sinful coffee drink is the perfect indulgent treat that can also double as an afternoon pick me up. It’s a delightful twist on a classic red velvet hot chocolate and it’s a crowd pleaser for sure!
This latte is super addictive it’s hard to stop at just one cup! Not overly sweet, but perfectly rich at the same time. You’ll see what I mean when you try it!
When your kids, your boss or just life is getting you down, just sit in a quiet room and sip yourself into a glorious red velvet coma. Serenity has never tasted so good!
Red Velvet Latte
- 1 cup whole milk
- 1 tbsp sugar
- 3 oz semi-sweet chocolate chunks
- 1/4 tsp red food coloring
- 1/4 tsp vanilla extract
- 1/2 cup fresh brewed coffee
- Place milk and granulated sugar in medium saucepan.
- Bring to a simmer on medium heat, stirring to dissolve sugar.
- Remove from heat.
- Stir in chocolate until melted.
- Stir in food color, coffee and vanilla.
- Serve warm
Nutrition Information:Yield: 2 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 305Total Fat: 17gSaturated Fat: 10gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 12mgSodium: 58mgCarbohydrates: 39gNet Carbohydrates: 36gFiber: 3gSugar: 36gProtein: 6g
Doesn’t that sound positively divine?? I hope you love it as much as I do! Cheers!
Do you have a favorite red velvet or coffee drink? I’m always on the hunt for new recipes to please my palate, so please share them in the comments below!
If you are looking for more red velvet concoctions, check out some of my favorite recipes below:
Red Velvet Cookies by Just So Tasty
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