Dark Hot Cocoa Mix

Dark Hot Cocoa Mix - A delicious and easy, homemade hot cocoa mix made with Hershey's Special Dark Cocoa. A Classically simple recipe for mix that you can give as DIY Christmas gift or keep for yourself!

Total Time 10 minutes
Author Crystal


  • 1 4 oz White Chocolate Baking Bar
  • 2 C. Instant Dry Milk fat free
  • 1 ½ C. Powdered Sugar
  • ½ C. Cocoa Powder Hershey’s Special Dark
  • ¼ tsp Salt


Hot Cocoa Mix Directions

  1. Break the white chocolate bar into pieces and place into a food processor or blender and blend until it looks like grated parmesan cheese (the canister kind).
  2. Combine the white chocolate, dry milk, powdered sugar, cocoa powder and salt in a large bowl, whisk together well and your hot cocoa mix is complete!

Hot Cocoa Directions

  1. Mix 3-4 Tablespoons (or to taste) of hot cocoa mix with 1 Cup heated milk and serve with whipped cream and marshmallows.

Recipe Notes

Tip: If making more than one serving, combine milk with desired amount of mix in a pot and heat over the stove top