Double Chocolate Hot Cocoa Mix

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Penny Hall

By
@FantasyFaery54

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

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
10 Min
Method:
Blend

Ingredients

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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

Step-by-Step

  • 1Add 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.

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About Double Chocolate Hot Cocoa Mix

Course/Dish: Hot Drinks
Main Ingredient: Coffee/Tea/Beverage
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #drinks




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