• 2 Ratings

Give the gift of chocolate with this delicious homemade hot chocolate mix. Don’t forget to offer this mason jar hot chocolate gift with serving directions so it’s easy to mix up a serving (or several).

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


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Instructions Checklist
  • In a heavy medium saucepan combine the cocoa powder and brown sugar. Add the whipping cream; stir gently to combine (should be a thick, stiff mixture). Add the milk chocolate pieces, corn syrup, and butter. Heat and stir over low heat about 10 minutes or until butter melts and the mixture is glossy and smooth.

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  • Remove from heat. Stir in vanilla. Cool completely. Spoon hot chocolate mix into glass container; cover. Store in the refrigerator. Include serving directions with gift.


For one serving, stir 1/3 cup drink mix into 1 cup hot milk. Chilled Hot Chocolate Drink Mix also makes a great fudgy ice cream topper.


Store in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks.

Nutrition Facts

484 calories; 34 g total fat; 21 g saturated fat; 1 g polyunsaturated fat; 9 g monounsaturated fat; 98 mg cholesterol; 173 mg sodium. 626 mg potassium; 39 g carbohydrates; 3 g fiber; 31 g sugar; 11 g protein; 0 g trans fatty acid; 1020 IU vitamin a; 0 mg vitamin c; 0 mg thiamin; 1 mg riboflavin; 1 mg niacin equivalents; 0 mg vitamin b6; 20 mcg folate; 1 mcg vitamin b12; 353 mg calcium; 2 mg iron;


2 Ratings
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