Heavenly Hot Chocolate Mix

At Christmastime, I make up several batches of this hot chocolate mix to give away. I package it in clean, empty instant coffee jars and add a festive label. People frequently return the jars for refills!

Heavenly Hot Chocolate Mix

Average Rating: 4.875

TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min.
YIELD: 30 servings (10 cups mix).


  • 5 cups nonfat dry milk powder
  • 2 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 2 cups instant chocolate drink mix
  • 1 cup powdered nondairy creamer
  • 1 cup malted milk powder
  • 1 cup chocolate malted milk powder
  • 1/2 cup baking cocoa


  • 1. In a large airtight container, combine all ingredients. Store in a cool, dry place for up to 2 months (mixture will settle).
  • 2.
    To prepare hot chocolate:
    Place 1/3 cup mix in a mug; add 3/4 cup hot water and stir until blended.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup hot chocolate: 312 calories, 3g fat (2g saturated fat), 4mg cholesterol, 269mg sodium, 66g carbohydrate (58g sugars, 2g fiber), 10g protein.