Aunt Olive’s Hot Chocolate Mix – perfect for gift giving.

Yields: 1 Serving Difficulty: Easy Prep Time: 10 Mins

My Aunt Olive’s homemade hot chocolate mix is perfect for gifting. It is rich, creamy & very tasty. You can put it in mason jar tied with a pretty ribbon & adorned with a card. Be sure to put the mixing instructions on the card so people will know how to make it properly.

No milk is needed to prepare this mix, just hot water.


0/4 Ingredients
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0/7 Instructions
  • Mix all of the dry ingredients in a large bowl. A wire whisk works best.
  • Add any extras (marshmallows, etc.) & stir in.
  • Put into airtight containers for storage. I like to use mason jars.
  • Making the hot chocolate.
  • Add 1/3 cup of the mix to a mug.
  • Add around 8oz. of hot water.
  • Stir well & enjoy.
  • No milk is necessary, water works fine.


How about some great add-ins?

  • cinnamon
  • mini marshmallows
  • mini chocolate chips (or white chocolate, peanut butter)
  • dried mint powder
  • Cyanne pepper
  • crushed candy canes
  • dried vanilla powder
  • malt
  • Pumpkin Spice

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