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On a cold winter day, there's nothing like hot cocoa to get the kids out of bed in the morning. Keep this mix on hand for a tasty treat.

Hot Cocoa Mix Ingredients
  • 4 cups instant nonfat dry milk
  • ¾ cup cocoa
  • ¾ cup sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  1. Mix ingredients together and store in a covered container.
  2. To make hot cocoa, combine ½ cup of mix with 1 cup boiling water. Stir well to break up lumps.

** Makes 6 cups of mix, enough for 12 servings of hot cocoa.