Thank you HEAPS for this recipe, Poppy. I cannot get this stuff here and there are times I just CRAVE it. Excellent recipe. Hits the spot just right.
Thanks for this recipe. I made some up to keep in my lunch box. I am a substitute in our school district and usually get called that morning to report to work. Being in a different school frequently, this is nice to have on hand. Thanks for posting.
Sorry to say but this wasn't good at all. I have been trying to find a recipe to use up my instant milk and i found this and i love these kinda drinks and i was so excited to make it, but it wasn't good i threw out the rest of my cup and the mix. Sorry, maybe it was just the kind of instant coffe i used
Thank you for posting, Poppy! My son drinks French vanilla cappuccino every morning before school and it tends to be quite pricy. I mixed this up and put it in the empty container and he never knew the difference! I followed some of the other suggestions and used powdered vanilla creamer and I combined everything in my food processor and it worked perfectly. As far as the instant coffee goes, I used a generic Walmart brand that had been sitting in my cupboard since Christmas (when I used it to make mocha fudge) and I didn't notice any bitterness or staleness in the vanilla cafe mix. My son uses about 2 1/2 spoonfuls for his coffee every morning swears that it tastes just as good as the other stuff (since I finally let him in on my little experiment). I'm so glad you posted this recipe!
This is great! Using the suggestions of other reviewers I used French Vanilla Creamer and crushed my instant coffee. Excellent taste and creaminess!
It was great. Not too sweet like so many other mixes. Thank you for posting this
Oh this is soooo good! I used French vanilla coffee creamer along with the vanilla pudding mix and it was wonderful, creamy and delicious. EDIT: I just recently made the full batch and I'm so glad I did!! Now I want this every single day!! :) The instant coffee I used was rather coarse so I blended everything up in my coffee grinder. It came out perfect. No lumps and dissolves instantly. I was originally going to give this out as gifts but now I want it all for myself! Oops! Thanks :)
Made this up for later use, even for some gift baskets. Doubled the recipe, exactly as it is. Wow!!! Really enjoyed my sample cup of coffee with this...tasted just like what the store is selling.
I thought this was delicious! I used sugar free french vanilla flavored creamer & sugar free instant vanilla pudding mix. I highly reccomend using the flavored creamer because it tasted great! I also added about 1/4 tsp cinnamon & used Splenda. I put everything in the blender to give it a smoother taste. thank you for the recipe!
I thought this was a great mix. I had all the ingredients on hand so it was much cheaper to make then buying. Thanks for posting!