Jingle Java Collagen Coffee

by | Updated: October 14th, 2020

There’s a good reason why collagen has swept the nation as a buzzword in the anti-aging and wellness communities. As your body ages, its natural collagen production declines, causing skin to wrinkle and sag. Luckily, this essential protein has become incredibly easy to restore using convenient powders, tablets and, in this case, coffee. Give your skin a natural youthful boost while you celebrate with this festive holiday recipe!

Homemade Collagen-Infused Coffee Topped with Whipped Cream and Crushed Candy Cane | Vitacost.com/Blog

Makes 1 serving

1 cup strong, hot coffee or espresso
1 scoop Youtheory Vanilla Collagen Powder
1-2 drops peppermint extract
1-2 Tbsp. milk or cream (optional)
Dollop of whipped cream
1 candy cane, crushed


1. Prepare one cup of hot coffee or espresso to your liking. Pour hot coffee into mug and whisk in collagen powder until dissolved.

2. Add peppermint extract and cream (or non-dairy alternative) immediately and continue stirring.

3. Top with whipped cream and crushed candy cane for a festive touch.