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Iced Orange Cappuccino

Diabetic Recipe

Iced Orange Cappuccino is a coffee classic that gets the cool treatment with the taste of fresh orange and whipped cream.

Iced Orange Cappuccino

Recipe Ingredients

Zest from 1 medium orange, cut into 1/2-inch strips
7-1/2 cups cold water
1-1/2 cups drip grind espresso coffee
3 to 4 tablespoons measurable sweetener
3 cups skim milk
Light whipped topping
Cocoa, ground nutmeg or cinnamon

Recipe Directions

Place orange zest in bottom of coffee pot. Brew coffee, using cold water and espresso; cool to room temperature. Strain coffee and discard orange zest; stir in measurable sweetener and milk. Refrigerate until chilled.

Pour cappuccino into chilled tall glasses; spoon small dollop of whipped topping on each and sprinkle with cocoa, nutmeg or cinnamon.

Recipe Note

Cappuccino can be frozen in ice cube trays; the cubes can be used with cappuccino so it will not be diluted. Also, the ice cubes can be processed in a blender or food processor to make cappuccino slush.

Nutrition Information

Recipe makes about 8 servings
Serving Size: 8-ounces
Calories: 45; Saturated Fat: trace; Total Fat: >Less than 1g; Carbohydrates: 7g; Cholesterol: 2mg; Sodium: 55mg; Protein: 3g; Fiber: trace;

Exchanges:  1/2 Skim Milk or 1/2 Starch

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