Coffee With Cocoa Powder Recipe: ​A Tasty Coffee Recipe That May Have Health Benefits by 30Seconds Food

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Coffee With Cocoa Powder Recipe: ​A Tasty Coffee Recipe That May Have Health Benefits

Wondering why in the world you would want to add cocoa powder to your coffee? Well, listen to this. A study published in Molecular Nutrition & Food Research suggests that polyphenol, an antioxidant found in cocoa, may help you regulate metabolism and reduce inflammation. This finding may mean that cocoa powder can help you lose weight!

The health benefits of polyphenol have been known for a while. These benefits are pretty impressive, and include aiding in digestion; brain health; protecting again heart disease; reducing risk of type 2 diabetes and certain cancers; managing blood pressure; and reverse damage in skin cells caused by aging.

Ready to add a little cocoa powder to your morning coffee now? We thought so.

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 0 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 1


Here's how to make it:

  1. Pour coffee into a coffee mug.
  2. Add the cocoa powder and stir. 
  3. Add whatever else you enjoy in your coffee, like creamer or half and half. 

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Coffee $5 & Up
Cocoa Powder $3 & Up
Coffee Makers $10 & Up
Coffee Mugs $6 & Up

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Donna John
Interesting!! And adding it to coffee instead of making hot chocolate is so much healthier because of all the sugar in hot cocoa. Love this.
Julie Rose
What a yummy idea. ☕️
Elisa Schmitz
This is an awesome idea. Trying it soon! Dieter Schmitz Donna John
Dieter Schmitz
Now you’re talking Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds and @donna. Another avenue to take in chocolate. And, with coffee! Great idea!!
There is no doubt that coffee is very beneficial for health. Research have shown that consuming coffee on regular basis helps in reducing the risk of developing the type 2 diabetes over the long term.

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