Hot Almond N Cream Drink

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.


4 cups mix

Updated: Jun. 04, 2022
Just a few sips of this drink, with its rich almond flavor, will warm you up in a hurry. I'm the food service manager for a Christian camp and it's a favorite each year at our Christmas party. —Kaye Kirsch, Bailey, Colorado
Hot Almond N Cream Drink Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 cup butter, cubed
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 cups vanilla ice cream, softened
  • 2 teaspoon almond extract
  • Ground nutmeg


  1. In a small saucepan over low heat, cook and stir butter and sugars for 12-15 minutes or until butter is melted. Pour into a large bowl; add ice cream and extract. Beat on medium speed for 1-2 minutes or until smooth, scraping the bowl often.
  2. To make 1 serving: Spoon 1/4 cup mix into a mug; add 3/4 cup boiling water and stir well. Sprinkle with nutmeg. Serve immediately.
Editor's Note: Mix can be stored in a covered container in the refrigerator up to 1 week.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup: 236 calories, 13g fat (8g saturated fat), 38mg cholesterol, 134mg sodium, 30g carbohydrate (28g sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein.