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Coconut Horchata
Prep Time
15 mins
Chill Time
8 hrs
Total Time
15 mins

This creamy, dairy-free drink tastes just like a rice pudding milkshake! You'll love the hint of cinnamon, toasted almond, and coconut in this fun twist on traditional Mexican horchata.

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Latin American
Keyword: coconut, horchata
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 411 kcal
  1. Place the rice, almonds, and cinnamon in a blender and process on high-speed, until fine and powder-y (about 90 seconds).  
  2. Add the hot water and allow to soak overnight.
  3. Blend the mixture again, then add the sugar and coconut milk.  
  4. Blend once more, then pour through a fine mesh sieve that has been lined with cheesecloth.  
  5. Stir in the vanilla and coconut extracts.
  6. Chill, and serve over ice.
Nutrition Facts
Coconut Horchata
Amount Per Serving
Calories 411 Calories from Fat 243
% Daily Value*
Fat 27g42%
Saturated Fat 18g113%
Sodium 18mg1%
Potassium 321mg9%
Carbohydrates 40g13%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 25g28%
Protein 5g10%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 62mg6%
Iron 3.8mg21%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.