Coffee Whip Dessert

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.


8 servings

Updated: Sep. 25, 2022
Field editor Marian Platt of Sequim, Washington shares her luscious Coffee Whip Dessert, a smooth and creamy finale fit for everyday meals or even special occasions ...and it takes just minutes to prepare!


  • 1 cup water
  • 2 tablespoons instant coffee granules
  • 6-1/2 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • Whipped cream and additional instant coffee granules, optional


  1. In a large saucepan, bring water to a boil. Remove from the heat; stir in coffee. Add marshmallows; cook for 5-6 minutes over low heat until marshmallows are melted, stirring occasionally. Pour into a large bowl; cover and refrigerate until slightly thickened.
  2. In a small bowl, beat cream until soft peaks form; fold into marshmallow mixture. Spoon into dessert dishes. Garnish with whipped cream and additional coffee granules if desired.

Nutrition Facts

1/2 cup: 233 calories, 11g fat (7g saturated fat), 41mg cholesterol, 31mg sodium, 34g carbohydrate (24g sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein.