Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix

Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword easy, gift, recipe, with cocoa powder, with dry milk
Author Adapted from The Food Network


  • 2 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 cup cocoa Dutch-process preferred, though I used regular
  • 2 1/2 cups powdered milk
  • 1 t. salt
  • 2 t. cornstarch


  • Combine all ingredients in a mixing bowl and incorporate evenly.
  • Place 1-2 heaping teaspoons of mix (more or less to taste) into a mug and fill with hot milk. Stir to combine.
  • Microwave for 1-2 minutes or until steaming. Stir well to completely dissolve and serve.