Did you know that coffee, when consumed in moderation is actually healthy? If you can’t picture life without your morning java here is some great news for you! Your regular healthy coffee can be even healthier if you add the right ingredients to your morning drink. They call it super coffee, and I have gathered 20 amazing and healthy ways to give your coffee a superfood boost!
If you don’t overindulge, drinking coffee can be beneficial in preventing type 2 diabetes, liver disease, heart disease, and Parkinson’s disease (source). Historical studies that found health risks associated with drinking coffee have been since been refuted, and for most people, there’s little risk in enjoying your morning brew.
Even better, the addition of simple ingredients such as coconut oil, butter, spices, and even fruit can turn a boring cup of joe to a delicious, nutrient-packed super coffee that will give you an instant energy boost. There are plenty of ways to make super coffee, and I’ve selected some of the best recipes you could possibly try.
Homemade bulletproof butter coffee recipes
This Butter Coffee Recipe from rootandrevel.com features premium grass-fed butter for a smooth creamy blend and she adds collagen protein, maca root, and cinnamon for an additional healthy boost.
If you’re unsure about adding butter to your coffee, start with this Keto Butter Coffee Recipe With MCT Oil from wholesomeyum.com. Her tips for getting a smooth and creamy vs oily coffee are absolutely essential.
For those in a real rush in the mornings, try this Healthy Butter Coffee (Paleo & Primal) concoction from recipestonourish.com.
Caffeine Free Super Coffee Recipes
If you’re looking for a healthy caffeine-free alternative to coffee, take a look at this Paleo Frappuccino Detox Coffee from forestandfauna.com. Made from dandelion, carob, and chicory roots, this blended drink gives you a natural energy boost and helps flush out your kidneys and liver.
Healthy and creamy, The Best Healthy Coffee Recipe from healthnutnutrition.ca features a herbal caffeine-free coffee alternative.
Spiced Coffee Recipes
Drinking coffee for a healthier GI tract? Yes, please! Try this Gut-Healing Cinnamon Coconut Latte from therealfoodrds.com.
Trying to get healthy, but missing your pumpkin latte? Here is a Healthy Pumpkin Coconut Latte recipe from theendlessmeal.com.
This Vegan Overnight Thai Iced Coffee Recipe from cottercrunch.com gets treated with natural sugar, spices, and a healthy nut-based coffee creamer. Then she lets all the flavors blend together by leaving it the fridge overnight. The result – delicious iced coffee that doesn’t taste watered down.
Dairy Free Super Coffee Recipes
Start your day with a ‘life is beautiful’ attitude with this Iced Beauty Latte from brewinghappiness.com. Collagen powder, hemp seeds, maple syrup, cinnamon and vanilla blend into coffee create a smooth and creamy super coffee latte.
Need a dairy-free coffee creamer alternative? Try this homemade Unbelievably Good Cashew Coffee from pinchofyum.com. With a touch of sweetness from honey and a surprise pinch of salt, this super coffee latte is sure to satisfy.
Designed to beat cravings, blood sugar fluctuations, shakiness, and stabilize hormones, this Fat-Burning Keto Rocket Fuel Latte For Women from healthfulpursuit.com is the fuel you need.
Smoothie lovers, I have not forgotten you! Try this Creamy Coffee Smoothie Recipe With Superfoods from mamainstincts.com. She gives her coffee a superfood boost with chia seeds and banana. Smooth, creamy, sweet, and satisfying all in one.
Bananas and oats in the Wake Me Up Coffee Smoothie With Oats And Fruit recipe from liveeatlearn.com make this power coffee smoothie a whole meal!
Here’s a similar recipe without the coconut milk. Vanilla, almond milk, and chia seeds blend into a healthy Coffee Chia Smoothie from madeleineshaw.com.
Oats and flax seed make this Coffee Smoothie Recipe from diethood.com perfect meal replacement for busy mornings!
Also try this indulgent Coffee Banana Oat Smoothie from seasonalcravings.com
Mocha super coffee recipes
Coffee gets a healthy boost from cacao and cinnamon in this Mayan Mocha Superfood Coffee Recipe from breakfastcriminals.com. But the real surprise is a pinch of cayenne pepper and salt. That actually sounds really good!
Coffee gets a superfood boost from protein and cottage cheese in this Mocha Protein Shake Recipe from rachelcooks.com. It sounds crazy, but it can’t hurt to try! What a great way to sneak in some extra veggies and protein first thing in the day!
Reap the benefits of peppermint essential oil with this Bulletproof Peppermint Mocha from farmhouseonboone.com. Maple syrup and grass-fed butter round out the creamy sweetness of this healthy peppermint mocha drink.
Looking for a homemade option to replace your Starbucks Frappuccino habit? Try this recipe for Starbucks Mocha Frappuccino from wellplated.com.
What healthy ingredients are you using to upgrade your coffee drink?
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