Instant Cappuccino Recipe -
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Instant Cappuccino

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"I like to package this in cellophane bags and stamp a header for gift-giving."

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  • PREP

    10 mins

    10 mins


  1. In a large bowl, combine chocolate drink mix, instant coffee, confectioners' sugar, powdered milk and nondairy creamer. Store in an airtight container.
  2. To serve, Stir 3 tablespoons mixture with 6 ounces boiling water.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Dec 07, 2003

My girls and I taste-tested different cappuccino recipes from here, to use for Christmas gifts. This was our favorite, though we will be adding more powdered sugar as we like ours a bit sweet.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Dec 07, 2003

Yeck! I only made it because I had some instant coffee that I didn't want to waste. Not good.

Dec 07, 2003

Love this stuff. The first time I tried it I didn't care for it much because it wasn't what I was expecting but each time I drank it I liked it more and more. Now it's my favorite. I'm going to mix some up for gifts this Christmas.

Dec 07, 2003

This is very good. A combination of subtle flavors of chocolate and coffee. Neither one is really strong, so this may not be the recipe for a real coffee lover. Its a very mellow warm drink. Thanks Mary.

Jan 01, 2004

GREAT recipe!! I made this for Christmas gift baskets and it went over so well they are asking for more!! I will make this next year for sure, not to mention through out the year for our use.

Dec 22, 2004

This was really good.

Nov 23, 2008

Too much powdered milk . I use 1/2 cup powdered dairy creamer and 1/2 cup skim milk, 1 cup choc. drink powder and 1/2 cup coffee granules. omit the sugar. Add a tsp. ground cinnamon.

Oct 15, 2008

This is a great treat!! I did change it a bit since I didn't have all the ingredients on hand. I used instant chocolate pudding powder for the chocolate drink mix. I also used allspice instead of nutmeg and I didn't have any instant coffee so I just made a pot of strong coffee and used this recipe as a "creamer". I added it all to the food processor and made sure it was well mixed. I plan to try it again after I get all the right ingredients and give as gifts along with a mug, a serving spoon and one of the biscotti recipes I found here too!!! A++


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  • Calories
  • 103 kcal
  • 5%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 12 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol
  • 14 mg
  • 5%
  • Fat
  • 4.3 g
  • 7%
  • Fiber
  • 0.1 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 4 g
  • 8%
  • Sodium
  • 59 mg
  • 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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