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Gingerbread Hot Cocoa Mix

CATEGORY: Beverage

The mix of spices with cocoa will warm you (for sure!!) on a cold winter morning.  Mix up a batch and fill a Mason jar, label and tie with a pretty ribbon for a special hostess gift!
PREP TIME:  15 min.
COOK TIME: 5-8 min.

1 1/4 c powdered nonfat milk

1 1/2 c powdered sugar

1/2 c cocoa

3 T ground ginger

4 T ground cinnamon

1/2 t ground cloves

1/2 t allspice

1/2 t salt

Whip Cream


6 c Rice Krispies

1 pkg. (10 oz.)  Large marshmallows

3 T butter

  1. Place all ingredients in a large bowl.  Combine throroughly and store in an airtight container.
  2. To make cocoa:  Place 1/4c mix in a 12oz cup and fill with boiling water, stir well.  Garnish with whip cream, sprinkles and a candy cane stir stick.
  3. Candy cane stir stick:  Make Rice Krispie Treats using the recipe on the cereal box.  Roll into 1 1/2" balls, insert a small candy cane,  dip in melted white chocolate and sprinkle with candies.  Let the chocolate harden, then hang from cocoa cup and serve.