Recipe: Peppermint Mocha Creamer
Move over Starbucks, there's a new peppermint mocha in town.
Whisk sugar and water together in a small saucepan. Add cocoa powder and bring mixture to a boil, stirring until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat, add extract and let cool to room temperature. Pour the cooled syrup into a mason jar. Top with half and half then seal jar. Shake to mix well. Store in refrigerator and use by expiration date on half and half container. Shake before each use.
Use to sweeten coffee or tea. Makes a great holiday hostess gift.