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Homemade Hot Cocoa Recipe Mix

This Homemade Hot Cocoa Recipe Mix is delicious and a quick way to whip up a handmade gift. You can also keep some on hand so you always have hot cocoa packets at your fingertips.
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: homemade hot cocoa recipe mix
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 1 large jar
Author: Rachel


Ingredients for Hot Cocoa Mix in a jar

  • 3 cups high quality cocoa powder
  • 3 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup milk chocolate chips

Single serving

  • 3 Tbsp. of the mix
  • 1 Tbsp. milk chocolate chips


  • Sift cocoa and sugar together in a large bowl. You can do this with a sifter or use a strainer.
  • Whisk the ingredients together gently with a metal whisk to make sure everything is well combined.
  • Package as desired. See ingredients for smaller serving size.
  • To make, add 3 tablespoons of the mix to steamed or warmed milk. Enjoy!


If you want to make individual packets, you will need 3 Tablespoons per packet.