Quick Fix Dark Hot Chocolate Shots

Need something quick and delicious to satisfy your chocolate cravings? These easy paleo Quick Fix Dark Hot Chocolate Shots are for you!
Need something quick and delicious to satisfy your chocolate cravings? These easy paleo Quick Fix Dark Hot Chocolate Shots are for you! | RaiasRecipes.comThis post contains affiliate links, FYI. 

Being a parent is hard. 

I’m pretty sure I don’t need to elaborate on that fact. Some nights, my four five crazy kids take hours to fall asleep. Usually when this happens, my husband and I try to take advantage of it and get in a nice in-house mini-date. We watch a “dad and mom” movie (i.e. something that’s not animated), play a game of Qwirkle or Settlers of Canaan, and have a treat that contains the word chocolate in its name. 
 
Before you go getting all jealous over how exciting our in-house dates are, remember I mentioned chocolate… 

Need something quick and delicious to satisfy your chocolate cravings? These easy paleo Quick Fix Dark Hot Chocolate Shots are for you! | RaiasRecipes.comChocolate to the rescue.

These little thing of beauty Quick Fix Dark Hot Chocolate Shots are one of my most recent “they’re taking forever to sleep” creations. They’re easy to make, and help calm the parental nerves. 🙂 
 
This recipe makes about 1/4 cup of hot chocolate (which equals 1 shot, if you’re like me). But it’s easy to double up so that your spouse can actually have some….

Need something quick and delicious to satisfy your chocolate cravings? These easy paleo Quick Fix Dark Hot Chocolate Shots are for you! | RaiasRecipes.comIn the recipe card I’ve linked to some of the products from my affiliate partners that I like to use. Purchasing through these links won’t cost you anything extra, but I will earn a small percentage that will go to help support and maintain this site and its free content. Thanks!

Quick Fix Dark Hot Chocolate Shots
Free of grain, dairy, eggs, and refined sugar.
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Ingredients
  1. 2 T. cocoa powder
  2. 1 T. honey (or more, if you don't want it quite so dark)
  3. 1/4 c. coconut cream (I just use the cream off the top of my homemade coconut milk)
  4. pinch sea salt
  5. 1/2 t. vanilla extract (I like to make my own)
  6. 1 t. rum or imitation rum extract, for optional super adult version
Instructions
  1. Whisk cocoa and honey together in a small saucepan.
  2. Turn heat to medium-low and whisk in coconut cream and salt.
  3. Continue to whisk until smooth and heated through (don’t boil it!).
  4. Remove from heat, and stir in extract(s).
  5. Pour into your favorite espresso mug and enjoy!
Notes
  1. Serves 1. Double the recipe, if you feel like sharing. Or double it and drink it all yourself... No judgement.
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Need something quick and delicious to satisfy your chocolate cravings? These easy paleo Quick Fix Dark Hot Chocolate Shots are for you! | RaiasRecipes.comAnd don’t forget to check out a few of my other favorite “parent” treats…
 
Elderberry KefirBlueberry Compote Ice Cream
Blueberry Compote Ice CreamPeanut Butter Turtles
Peanut Butter TurtlesBacon Cookies

Bacon Cookies


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