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double chocolate hot cocoa mix

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Recipe by
Penny Hall
Tucson, AZ

Here is another great recipe for jar mix gifts for cocoa.

(1 rating)
yield 6 serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
method Blend

Ingredients For double chocolate hot cocoa mix

  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa (dutch process recommended)
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp cornstarch
  • 1 pinch cayenne pepper
  • 3 cups nonfat dry milk powder
  • 1 cup mini semi-sweet chocolate chips

How To Make double chocolate hot cocoa mix

  • 1
    Add sugar and cocoa to food processor. Pulse until well-mixed. (Or, combine ingredients in large bowl and whisk until well mixed.) Add salt, cornstarch, and cayenne; pulse until mixed. Add powdered milk; process for 20-30 seconds until well mixed. Transfer mix to bowl and stir in chocolate chips. Store in airtight container. TO MAKE ONE MUG OF HOT COCOA: Fill 1/3 to 1/2 of mug with cocoa mix. Add hot water or milk and stir until mix is dissolved. ADDITIONS TO TRY: --Top with marshmallows or whipped cream and sprinkle with cinnamon, shaved chocolate, or crushed candy canes. --For a mocha drink, add a shot of espresso before the hot water or milk. --For spiced cocoa, add 1/4 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice to mug. --Spike it with a tablespoon of peppermint liqueur or Kahlua. --Stir in and dissolve a caramel, chocolate square, or chocolate mint. --Add a cinnamon stick or candy cane for a stir stick.