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Drink Mixes

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One is never too old to enjoy hot chocolate, and this is a special way to share it with a friend.

3 cups powdered milk

½ cup cocoa

¾ cup sugar

Dash of salt

Sift the ingredients into a large bowl. Pack the mix into an airtight container. Attach this to the Jar.

Hot Chocolate

Serves 1

4 tablespoons Hot Chocolate Mix

8 ounces boiling water

Marshmallows or whipped cream

Place the Hot Chocolate Mix into a mug. Pour in the boiling water. Stir until the Chocolate mix is dissolved. Garnish with marshmallows or whipped cream.





~Spiced Cranberry Cider Mix~


This spicy cider tastes delicious after winter sports, so here’s just the gift for a hostess on a ski vacation (in our dreams!).

½ cup dried cranberries

12 cinnamon sticks

½ tsp. crushed whole cloves

2 Tbsp. whole allspice

In a small bowl, stir the cranberries and spices together. Store in an airtight container. Attach this to the Jar.

Spiced Cranberry Cider Mix

Serves 12 to 14

2 quarts apple cider

1 quart water

1 package Spiced Cranberry Cider Mix

2 oranges, sliced

In a large saucepan combine the cider, water, and Spiced Cranberry Cider Mix. Heat through but do not boil. Add most of the orange slices. Serve warm, garnished with the remaining orange slices.





~White Hot Chocolate Mix~


A great idea for a major chocoholic.

1 tsp. vanilla powder

1 tsp. dried orange peel

½ cup grated white chocolate or white chocolate chips

Combine and blend the ingredients in a small bowl. Store in an airtight container. Attach this to the Jar.

White Hot Chocolate

Serves 2

1 and ½ cups milk

¼ cup White Hot Chocolate Mix

In a small saucepan, heat the milk until bubbles form around the outside. Add the White Hot Chocolate Mix and whisk until the chocolate is melted. Continue to whisk until the mixture is hot.





~Mexican Hot Chocolate Mix~


1/2 cup light brown sugar

¾ tsp. ground cinnamon

1 ½ tsp. powdered vanilla

¼ cup cocoa

2 ½ cups powdered milk

Combine and blend ingredients in a small bowl. Store in an airtight container. Attach this to the Jar.

Mexican Hot Chocolate

Serves 6

3 cups water

Mexican Hot Chocolate Mix (to taste)

Cinnamon sticks for garnish

Heat the water to boiling and add the Mexican Hot Chocolate Mix. Stir with a whisk until the mixture is smooth. Garnish with cinnamon sticks. For a frothier hot chocolate, mix in a blender.

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