clock clock icon cutlery cutlery icon flag flag icon folder folder icon instagram instagram icon pinterest pinterest icon facebook facebook icon print print icon squares squares icon
A serving of hot cocoa in a glass mug with melting mini marshmallows on top

How to Make Hot Chocolate Mix

  • Author: Lindsay
  • Prep Time: 2 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 2 minutes
  • Yield: 20
  • Category: Drink
  • Method: Bowl
  • Cuisine: American


Enjoy the hot cocoa of your dreams with this quick and easy Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix. It only uses 4 ingredients, and it can be customized with all your favorite hot cocoa flavors!


  • 2 cups (184g) dry milk powder, nonfat or whole milk
  • 3/4 cup (85g) natural unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 3/4 cup (155g) sugar
  • Pinch of salt


  • Whisk all of the ingredients together in a medium sized bowl.
  • Store in an airtight container.
  • When ready to serve, mix 2-3 tablespoons of hot chocolate mix with 8 oz hot water or milk in a mug.
  • Serve with marshmallows or other toppings.


  • Serving Size:
  • Calories: 41
  • Sugar: 8 g
  • Sodium: 17.1 mg
  • Fat: 0.4 g
  • Carbohydrates: 9.6 g
  • Protein: 1.3 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.4 mg

Keywords: homemade hot chocolate mix, how to make hot chocolate, hot chocolate with cocoa powder