December 15, 2021 · Written by Foodtolive Team

Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix In a Jar

Gift your loved ones with a homemade mugful of happiness and make this Hot Chocolate Mix! You can either layer it in a jar or just mix it all together in an airtight container. This is a great edible gift idea for the holidays.

homemade hot chocolate mix

Prep Time: 5 min | Cook Time: 0 min | Total Time: 5 min | Servings: 6

Calories: 362 | Total Fat: 15.3 g | Fiber: 3.4 g | Sugar: 34.2 g | Protein: 10.9 g


homemade hot chocolate mix


  1. In a 24 oz jar layer the powdered milk, cocoa powder, powdered sugar, and chocolate chips. Top with the marshmallows and crushed candy canes.
  2. Seal with a tight-fitting lid and add ribbon or a name tag if using as a gift.
  3. Add ½ cup of the hot chocolate mix to 1 cup of boiling water in a mug and stir until completely combined.
  4. Top with additional marshmallows, if desired, and enjoy!

homemade hot chocolate mix


  • If stored in an airtight container this hot chocolate mix should last 6 – 12 months.

This recipe adapted from My Fussy Eater

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