Peppermint Mocha Latte

A refreshing and festive coffee drink you can make right at home. You can also make a chilled Peppermint Mocha Latte by refrigerating the leftovers and serving the drink over ice the next day.

Serves: 6Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 6


  • 3 cups whole milk
  • 3 cups strongly brewed coffee
  • 1⁄4 cup unsweetened cocoa
  • 1⁄3 cup granulated sugar
  • 1⁄2 tsp. peppermint extract
  • 1⁄8 tsp. salt
  • 2 cups whipped heavy cream
  • 2 Tbsp. crushed peppermint candies


  • Add the milk, coffee, cocoa, sugar, peppermint extract, and salt to a large saucepan. Use a whisk to combine the ingredients thoroughly.
  • Warm over medium-low heat, stirring occasionally, until warmed through. Serve in large mugs or coffee cups with whipped cream and crushed candy on top.