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Classic Cocoa

David Prince
Yield Makes 1 quart mix or 12 servings hot cocoa
Layer the ingredients for homemade cocoa in a jar, add a ribbon and a tag, and you have a simple but stylish gift. This mix will fill a 1-quart jar (12 servings), but if your containers are different sizes, just keep the ratio of ingredients constant. On the back of the tag, write: "Mix contents in a large bowl. For each serving, place 1/3 cup cocoa mix in a mug and stir in 1 cup boiling water. Store remaining mix in airtight container."

Ingredients

  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 cup powdered milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup miniature chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup miniature marshmallows

Nutrition Information

  • calories 142
  • caloriesfromfat 20 %
  • protein 3.7 g
  • fat 3.2 g
  • satfat 1.9 g
  • carbohydrate 30 g
  • fiber 2.6 g
  • sodium 131 mg
  • cholesterol 1 mg

How to Make It

  1. Layer sugar, cocoa powder, powdered milk, salt, chocolate chips, and marshmallows.