amaretto coffee creamer ~vegan~

Coffee creamer without the cream!

Amaretto Coffee Creamer ~vegan~ 4 ingredient coffee creamer, so simple to make!

Instead of buying coffee creamer, make your own in two seconds flat!  Ok…maybe a little more than that, but not much!

Most of the non-dairy creamers found in grocery stores are a toxic soup of ingredients.  Although they claim to be non-dairy, many are made with dairy derivatives and a whole laundry list of chemicals.

Here is an example:

Water, Sugar, Corn Syrup, Palm Oil, Contains 2% Or Less of Each of The Following: Sodium Caseinate* (A Milk Derivative), Dipotassium Phosphate, , Natural and Artificial Flavors, Mono and Diglycerides, Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate, Carrageenan, Salt.

This recipe calls for 4 ingredients.  4, that’s it!

Amaretto Coffee Creamer ~vegan~ 4 ingredient coffee creamer, so simple to make!

 I mixed pure vanilla and almond extract to create an amaretto flavor, but use whatever suits your taste buds!  Peppermint, raspberry, plain Jane vanilla, cinnamon,  chocolate, pumpkin, chai spice, hazelnut, coconut….

There are endless possibilities for flavor combinations!

Amaretto Coffee Creamer ~vegan~ 4 ingredient coffee creamer, so simple to make!

amaretto coffee creamer ~vegan~
  • 1 can whole coconut milk
  • 1 cup unsweetened soy or almond milk
  • ¼ cup sweetener (maple syrup or agave)
  • 2 tablespoons flavoring (1 tablespoon vanilla extract and 1 tablespoon almond extract)
  1. Blend all ingredients together until frothy.
  2. Store in an air-tight container and keep in the refrigerator, enjoy up to 1 week!

I will be running the Old Port Half Marathon on Sunday, wish me luck!  It will be my first time visiting Portland, Maine.  If anyone has recommendations on restaurants, shops and sites please share :)

Happy Friday!


  1. Denise   •  

    I can’t wait to try this! I made the chocolate banana coffee muffins from your site and they we everything you promised! Chocolate rich and good!
    Thanks for sharing

    • beginwithinnutrition   •     Author

      Thanks Denise! I’m so glad you liked the chocolate banana coffee muffins as much as we do! Hope you enjoy the coffee creamer as well :)

  2. Laure   •  

    How awesome to come across your post this morning! I was just trying to figure out how to have my coffee without using any dairy products and without all the toxic ingredients and I saw your post on Tumblr! yay! Thank you for sharing! I’ve also added you to my bookmark bar! Great site!

    • beginwithinnutrition   •     Author

      Yay!!! That makes me so happy! I hope you like the recipes, thanks for stopping by :)

  3. Tim Sanders   •  

    It is really difficult trying to find a non-dairy milk that doesn’t contain so many toxic, as you rightly called them, ingredients, so I really appreciate this recipe. I think the photography is excellent as well, you have made me want to drink these off the page. No more black coffees for me.

    • beginwithinnutrition   •     Author

      Thank you, Tim! Hope you liked the recipe :)

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