Homemade Instant Hot Chocolate

With temperatures dropping into the teens this week it presented the prefect opportunity for me to make a batch of my mums hot chocolate. In my opinion on a frigid day nothing is better than coming in and warming up with a cup of hot cocoa. I recommend adding a candy cane for the best peppermint cocoa you’ve ever had.

Instant Hot Cocoa
Ingredients
8 ½ cups (25.6 ounces) nonfat dry milk
1 ½ cups (6 ounce jar) nonfat coffee creamier
3 cups (16 ounce package) instant chocolate mix for milk (I use Nesquik)
1 ½ cups powdered sugar

Directions
1. Mix all of the above ingredients togther, and store in an airtight container.

To Make: In a mug add ½ cup of mix to 8 ounces of boiling water; stir. I like to add a candy cane and marshmallows.

Yields: 16 cups or 32 servings

14 comments :

  1. This is good to know! I always get sad whenever I run out of mix, and now this will solve all my problems! haha

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  2. My daughter LOVES hot chocolate (we live in Northern Indiana) and this post is perfect for us this time of year. I will definately try this out. Thanks!

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  3. Yum! Hot chocolate sounds delish today. Might be making a stop on the way to work! :)

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  4. MMMM I made some homemade hot chocolate mix this winter and it was amazing.

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  5. Yum, I could go for this right now.

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  6. Yum! I will have to keep this so I can start making my own

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  7. Excellent idea! I love hot chocolate on a cold winter evening:)

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