Mocha Morning Drink

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 15 min.


6 servings

Updated: Aug. 23, 2023
When I'm sipping this delicious coffee, I almost feel as if I'm visiting my favorite coffeehouse. —Jill Rodriguez, Gonzales, Louisiana
Mocha Morning Drink Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 6 cups hot brewed coffee
  • 3/4 cup half-and-half cream
  • 6 tablespoons chocolate syrup
  • 7 teaspoons sugar
  • 6 cinnamon sticks (3 inches)
  • Whipped cream in a can, optional


  1. In a large saucepan, combine coffee, cream, chocolate syrup and sugar. Cook and stir over medium heat until sugar is dissolved and mixture is heated through. Ladle into 6 large mugs. Stir each serving with a cinnamon stick. Garnish with whipped cream if desired.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup: 116 calories, 3g fat (2g saturated fat), 15mg cholesterol, 29mg sodium, 19g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1/2 starch, 1/2 milk.