hot cocoa mix

This is the stuff to keep in your pantry all winter long.  Don’t just break it out for the kids.  It’s awesome mixed in with your morning coffee for a DIY mocha.

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IMG_0815 With just three ingredients, it’s simple and decadent. Using good cocoa will ensure that it has amazing flavor. King Arthur Brand is a favorite of mine.

hot cocoa mix
a la Martha Stewart

3 ½ cups sugar
2 ¼ cups cocoa powder (I love King Arthur Brand.)
1 Tbsp coarse kosher salt.

Mix it up. Or get a little help.
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Warm up a cup (or three) of milk. Microwaving is just fine.
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Add in 2 Tbsp mix for each cup of milk. Stir it well. Or use one of these little wonders.Unknown-3

Top it off with a homemade marshmallow or a dollop of whipped cream for an extra special mug.
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