Almond Milk Hot Chocolate with Homemade Marshmallows

Almond Milk Hot Chocolate with Homemade Marshmallows

10 ingredients
179 calories
30 min cook time
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Ingredients

10 total
1/4 teaspoon salt
6 cups unsweetened almond milk
3/4 cup Nestlé® Toll House® Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels
3 teaspoons vanilla extract, divided
2 large egg whites
1/2 cup light corn syrup
2 cups granulated sugar
1 cup cold water, divided
4 envelopes (7 grams each) unflavored gelatin
1/2 cup powdered sugar, divided

Direction

Prep: 29
Cook: 30
Wait: 125
Serving: 8
Step 1
Spray 13 x 9-inch baking pan with nonstick cooking spray; dust with ¼ cup powdered sugar, evenly coating bottom and sides. Set aside.
Preparation: 3 min
Step 2
Place gelatin in mixer bowl. Add ½ cup water; stir. Let sit for about 5 minutes or until thickened.
Waiting: 5 min
Step 3
Heat granulated sugar, corn syrup, remaining ½ cup water and salt in medium saucepan over low heat, stirring with a silicone or wooden spoon for about 5 minutes or until sugar is dissolved.
Cooking: 5 min
Step 4
Increase heat to medium; bring to a boil. Boil, without stirring, for about 15 minutes or until temperature on a candy thermometer reaches 238° to 240° F.
Cooking: 15 min
Step 5
Add sugar mixture to bowl with dissolved gelatin. Beat on medium for 3 minutes. Increase speed to high and beat for 10 minutes. Mixture will triple in size and will become white and fluffy.
Preparation: 13 min
Step 6
While mixture is beating, beat egg whites in a medium bowl until stiff white peaks form. Add egg whites and 2 teaspoons vanilla extract to sugar mixture; beat on low speed for 2 minutes.
Preparation: 5 min
Step 7
Transfer mixture to prepared baking pan, scraping bowl with a silicone spatula. Spread evenly in pan. Dust with remaining ¼ cup powdered sugar.
Preparation: 3 min
Step 8
Refrigerate for 2 hours or until firm enough to slice.
Waiting: 120 min
Step 9
Invert marshmallow mixture onto a cutting board. Cut into 54 squares (1 ½ inches). Place in a large resealable plastic bag. Sprinkle with additional powdered sugar in the bag to keep marshmallows from sticking together.
Preparation: 5 min
Step 10
Heat almond milk, morsels and remaining teaspoon vanilla extract in large saucepan over medium heat, stirring occasionally, for about 10 minutes or until morsels are melted. Pour into serving cups; top with a homemade marshmallow.
Cooking: 10 min

Nutrition Information

179 calories per serving
Serving size: 8
8.17g fat
25.20g carbs
3.22g protein
% DV*
Total Fat 8.17g
10.47%
Saturated Fat 3.75g
Cholesterol 0mg
Sodium 156.24mg
Carbohydrates 25.2g
9.16%
Dietary Fiber 1.5g
Sugars 22.53g
Protein 3.22g
6.44%
* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.