How To make Your Own Hot Chocolate/Cocoa Mix
A Cup of Hot Chocolate With Marshmallows And Chocolate Shavings
Bulk Hot Chocolate Mix
Save your hard earned dollars this winter by making your own instant hot chocolate.
I make a batch of this instant hot chocolate mix, every winter. By doing so I save quite a bit of money, and am sure to always have some handy when the grand kids come over. A real treat for the kids, myself and anyone needing a nice steaming cup of hot chocolate when coming in out of the cold.
I love sitting in front of the cozy fireplace with a toasty fire going and a delicious cup of hot chocolate in my favorite mug. The grand kids huddled around sipping on theirs as we read from a favorite story book or watch a favorite movie..The grand kids usually like to watch Frozen or the Polar Express. I happy watching any children's movie or a classic Christmas story.
Its easy to make and the ingredients are readily available at any grocery store or market.
I keep the biggest part of the hot chocolate mix in a large container in the pantry, but I also keep a jar of it handy, on the kitchen counter for easy access. A teapot simmering on the stove ready to pour in to our favorite mugs.
Gift Giving Idea
This can also be made up into smaller packages for gift giving...Place in a Mason jar, tie it up with a beautiful bow ..twine or raffia, tuck in a candy cane...and a cute little tag with instructions to make individual servings.
HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN HOT CHOCOLATE MIX
Ingredients For Hot Chocolate Mix
- 2 cups non fat dry milk powder
- 1/2 cup powdered non dairy creamer
- 3/4 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup cocoa powder
- 1 dash salt
- Combine all of the ingredients in a large bowl.
- Mix well.
- Store in a tightly covered container.
- For a single serving :
- 1/4 cup mix, 3/4 cup boiling water. Stir to blend. Top off with a dollop of whip cream or fluffy marshmellows.
- A favorite of children and adults as well, is to sprinkle on some chocolate or rainbow shots . Add a candy peppermint stick or cinnamon bark. Or colored sugar on the whip cream.
The Polar Express
Coffee Or Hot Chocolate Mugs
Hot Chocolate Toppers
I can only speak for myself of course, but for me topping off hot chocolate with a huge dollop of whip cream, a few mini marshmallows or a couple of big marshmallows is necessary, a sprinkle of cinnamon a dash of chocolate or rainbow shots, chocolate shavings or maybe a peppermint stick or candy cane.
The video provided will show you how to make your own home made Marshmallows.
A jar of home made hot chocolate mix a package of home made Marshmallows, a mug or two and a really good video would surely make a wonderful gift basket and put a smile on the face of the receiver.
Hot Chocolate Mix
Jar of Nesquik
Some like it cold
Some like it Hot and Some like it Cold.
I like it anyway I can get it..
If you like it cold follow the link to make up some delicious Homemade Nesquik.
It looks so cute in the jar and would make a really nice gift.
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Save your hard earned dollars this winter by making your own instant hot cocoa.
Easy to make...Also great for gift giving...