Homemade Coffee Creamer for the DIY Coffee Lover

 Homemade Coffee Creamer for the DIY Coffee Lover

Some like to add a little flavoring, while others prefer a little sugar. Even more love the sweet taste of cream in their morning java. Whether you fit one or all of these profiles, one thing’s for sure: Flavor is important to you.

Coffee creamer can come in all sorts of flavors, from sugar-free and fat-free to heavy cream or light. Pumpkin spice warms you up to the crisp autumn air while strawberry creamer brightens your summer mornings. Each of your favorite flavors is easy to prepare at home and costs far less than store-bought creamer.

What You’ll Need:

Mason jars, used (and washed) coffee creamer bottles or any container with a tight lid

How You’ll Do it:

Mix the base creamer ingredients with your desired flavors. Cap it and shake until blended. Add more flavor or creamer to taste.

The Base: Creamer

Let’s start with the base. Every homemade flavored creamer starts with cream before layering on the flavor.

The Simple Version

  • 2 cups whole milk, half & half, or nut milk

Low Fat

  • 14 oz. sweetened fat-free condensed milk
  • 1¾ cup fat-free half & half

Heavier Cream

  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 cup whole milk or half & half

The Flavor

And now for the moment you’ve all been waiting for: the flavor. Experiment with over 70 Classic and Sugar Free flavors to make the homemade coffee creamers that suit you best. Try some of our suggestions below or share your own in the comments!

Substitute any “Classic” flavored syrup with Sugar Free.

French Vanilla





Chocolate Raspberry

Peppermint Mocha

Pumpkin Spice

Banana Split

Chocolate Orange

Cake Batter

Strawberry Cheesecake


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