Easy Superfood Healthy Coffee Recipe

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By Anna Marikar

As we transition through the seasons, it’s vital to keep our immune systems strong and resilient. And what better way to start your day than with a cup of liquid gold that not only invigorates your senses but also packs a punch of wellness.

Today, I’m excited to share with you a Superfood healthy Coffee recipe that is both delicious and beneficial. Let’s dive right into the world of flavors and health benefits!

For the true coffee lover, the morning coffee ritual is a sacred one. It’s often the first thing many of us reach for, a comforting cup of warmth that breathes life into our day.

But what if I told you that you could amplify that daily cup of coffee and morning ritual into a powerhouse of nutrients, all while satisfying your taste buds in new, exciting ways?

Forget those sugar-loaded Starbucks drinks or the high-calorie treats from your local coffee shop.

Today, we’re diving deep into a healthy coffee drink recipe that marries the traditional taste of black coffee with superfoods that not only delight the palate but also offer numerous health benefits.

And the best part? It’s an easy way to incorporate healthy ingredients in a way that’s super quick and easy.

Why Superfood Coffee?

Coffee is a favorite morning ritual for many. But when you infuse it with superfoods, it transforms into a potent elixir. The mix of raw cacao, maca, turmeric, cinnamon, and vanilla not only enhances the flavor profile of your cuppa but also brings with it an array of health benefits.

morning coffee ritual

You can never go wrong with eating your fruits and veggies, but did you know coffee can be a part of your immune-boosting routine too? 

Nora Tobin, performance enhancement and executive coach, nutrition specialist and CEO of Nora’s Naturals coffee, shares with us her Immune Strengthening: Superfood Coffee Recipe to help us prepare for the fight against the germs that come around this time of year. 

“Our immune strength and efficiency is in direct correlation with our inflammation. We want to put stress relieving and healthy nutritional practices in place in order to lower inflammation, and in turn, accelerate the immune response. One simple way to do so is with one morning upgrade. Try the immunity coffee recipe that includes anti-inflammatory ingredients such as turmeric, cinnamon and cacao,” 

says Nora Tobin

How to make This Healthy Coffee Recipe

Check the recipe card below for the step by step 


  • 1 cup hot coffee
  • 1 tablespoon raw cacao powder
  • 1 teaspoon raw maca powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground turmeric
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Natural sweetener of choice (raw coconut sugar, stevia, pure maple syrup)
  • Splash of heavy cream or almond milk

Superfood Spotlight

Raw Cacao: Rich in antioxidants, this is not just any chocolate. It can boost your mood, and its magnesium content supports heart health.

raw cacao

Maca Powder: An ancient superfood, it’s known for enhancing stamina, balancing hormones, and improving mood.

maca powder

Turmeric & Cinnamon: These spices are not just for taste. They possess anti-inflammatory properties and can help regulate blood sugar.


Vanilla Extract: A delightful flavor enhancer that also offers antioxidant properties.

vanilla extract
Yield: 1

Healthy Coffee

Healthy Coffee

Elevate your daily coffee ritual with this immune-boosting concoction. Combining the rich, aromatic flavors of traditional coffee with the potent benefits of superfoods like raw cacao, maca, and turmeric, this drink is both a delight for the taste buds and a powerhouse for wellness.

Whether you're seeking an energizing start to the day or a healthier coffee alternative, this blend offers the best of both worlds in one cup. Enjoy it hot or as a refreshing iced version on warm days.

Cheers to radiant health and delectable flavors!

Prep Time 5 minutes


  • 1 cup hot coffee
  • 1 tablespoon raw cacao powder
  • 1 teaspoon raw maca powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground turmeric
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Natural sweetener of choice (raw coconut sugar, stevia, pure maple syrup)
  • Splash of heavy cream or almond milk


    Combine all ingredients in a blender or mix well in a coffee mug.

    Simply whisk all the ingredients in your hot coffee until smooth.

    Adjust the sweetness according to your preference.

    Enjoy it with a splash of heavy cream or almond milk for added creaminess.


Adjust quantities according to preference.

Adjust the quantities of each ingredient to your preference, while still reaping the benefits.

Can I use regular cocoa instead of raw cacao? 

While you can use regular cocoa, raw cacao retains more of its nutrients since it’s minimally processed.

I don’t have maca powder. Can I skip it?

Absolutely! While maca adds unique benefits, your coffee will still be delicious and nutritious without it.

Can this be made iced?

Definitely! To transform this healthy coffee recipe into a cold brew coffee recipe, Prepare the coffee mix without the hot coffee and then pour it over a glass of ice. Add cold coffee or cold brew to finish.

This Superfood Coffee is not just about waking you up in the morning; it’s about nourishing your body from the inside out.

It’s a beautiful synergy of taste and health, perfect for those who seek a holistic approach to wellness.

In our world of instant coffee and quick fixes, taking the time to craft a delicious yet healthy coffee drink can feel like a luxurious act of self-care.

With the right ingredients, not only can your morning routine be a delicious affair, but it can also support weight loss, reduce the risk of heart disease, and provide a good amount of energy to kickstart your day.

As the weather warms up, imagine enjoying this as a healthy iced coffee recipe on a hot summer day, or perhaps even transforming it into a healthy coffee smoothie post-workout. 

The options are endless for those willing to experiment. Whether you’re on a vegan diet, following a keto regimen, or simply looking for fewer calories in your daily caffeine fix, this recipe is a great option.

After all, the best healthy coffee recipes are the ones that make you feel good from the inside out. 

Remember, it’s not about denying yourself the things you love; it’s about finding different ways to enjoy them.

Every sip counts when it’s filled with goodness. Here’s to stronger immunity, radiant health, and delightful mornings.

Cheers to your health and to mornings made brighter with the perfect cup!

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Anna is a Wales-based writer and graduate from SOAS University of London.
As the voice behind On Your Journey, she empowers women to embrace holistic well-being and spiritual growth through her expert insights into wellness and symbolism.
When she isn't writing thought-provoking articles, you'll find her busy crafting and raising her 4 children.

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