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Homemade Instant Hot Chocolate Mix

Chef John

"Hot chocolate mix takes just seconds to make, and you may already have everything you need in the pantry. Just make sure one of those things is a very high quality cocoa powder."
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servings 68 cals
Original recipe yields 20 servings

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  • Cook's Note:
  • A high quality Dutch processed cocoa makes the best hot chocolate.
  • To make hot chocolate, whisk in 2 tablespoons hot chocolate mix per cup of hot milk.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 68 calories; 0.6 g fat; 17.3 g carbohydrates; 0.8 g protein; 0 mg cholesterol; 89 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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Good ratios on the ingredients. Not too sweet nor too bitter, and easily adjustable if that is not the case for the end user. These make nice Valentine's gifts. Thank you for the recipe.

I like it, but I wish there were a measurement for how much powder to put in

This is this best hot chocolate I’ve had.

Personally, I loved this recipe and added a bit of a twist. In my initial batch, I had pre-made vanilla sugar to use, and I also added in cinnamon and ground cloves, plus probably a bit more cay...

Exactly what I was looking for. Quick and easy and extremely satisfying. Thanks

Great for gifting and having on hand in the cupboard. Delicious.

I like thing sweet so I added a bit more sugar than recommended, but it was delicious!

Made this tonight for an alternative to coffee so late at night. I was craving something warm to drink and was also craving something sweet. This is delicious! Thank you so much for sharing, I w...

Really tasty.