Hot vanilla milk is a delicious warm beverage recipe that you’ll want to try soon! With sweet flavored milk in every sip, you’ll have a great drink the whole family can enjoy!
Finding hot drinks recipes that are non alcoholic can sometimes be a real chore, or they can result in endless trips to the grocery store for items you don’t normally have. This DIY warm vanilla milk is made using 3 simple ingredients that you no doubt already have at home! Heck, you already know 2 of them! You’re going to love this flavored milk recipe.
Making this Vanilla Milk Recipe
You can make this recipe using a pot of the stove or your microwave. By using the stove, you can easily double or triple the recipe and get a little layer of froth. Using a microwave is great for getting one or two cups done quickly though- perfect for when you want warm milk to sleep.
Is vanilla milk vegan?
This vanilla milk is not vegan, but it can be! By choosing a non dairy milk alternative such as soy milk or almond milk you can easily make it dairy free and vegan! Perfect for vegan lifestyle or dietary restrictions!
Is vanilla milk a thing?
Absolutely! This recipe wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t! Made with artificial or real vanilla, vanilla milk can be a very popular drink. Even Starbucks has warm vanilla milk on their menu!
Hot Vanilla Milk Ingredients
-1 cup milk
-1 1/2 tsp. vanilla
-1 tbsp. sugar
How to Make Hot Vanilla Milk
- In a microwave safe mug or on a pot on the stove, warm your milk.
- Add in the vanilla extract and the sugar.
- Whisk together until blended and the sugar is completely dissolved.
- Pour into mugs, if needed, and serve.
- Top with whipped cream, cinnamon, or even chocolate sauce if desired.
What can I do with vanilla milk?
Drink it of course! You can use this as a great night time ritual before falling asleep or simply curl up under a blanket on the couch and enjoy the cold weather outside with your warm drink inside. You can also use your vanilla milk as a delicious homemade coffee creamer (make a double batch and keep it in the fridge for creamer all week!)
Can I add cinnamon?
Absolutely! You can definitely add in some ground cinnamon or even a cinnamon stick to this warm milk recipe. It’d be the perfect way to end the day this fall or winter. Warm cinnamon milk can also help you to fall asleep faster for those restless nights (great parenting tip right there ;))
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With this hot vanilla milk recipe you’ll always have a warm beverage that can be made at home. No more paying for overpriced drinks, and no more waiting for the right time to make cocoa. It’s always the right time for a nice mug of warm vanilla milk!