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Homemade Amaretto Hot Cocoa Recipe

Well here we are with another season upon us and a beautiful year ahead for making some precious family memories. Always a favorite time of the year as it seems magical when there are little ones around. I seem to feel more excitement to watch that twinkle in their eye of all the newness and surprises that awaits. Some of us need a little kick to keep us warm and cozy through all the prep work involved with the hussle of the Holidays, here is a little cup of cheer for the adults who are in the spirit.
 Hoping you all have a wonderful season making some festive memories with your loved ones.

I guess I should have waited for it to cool off before adding the whipped cream and marshmallows (smile) I think you can see the melted ones. Also the striped candy stick is almond flavored!

Homemade Hot Cocoa Recipe 

2 cups powdered sugar
1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
2  1/2 cups powdered milk
1 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons cornstarch

Garnishings are optional Amaretto version is for Adults:

Candy sticks use whatever flavor you like
Whipped Cream

Combine all ingredients in a storage container blending all together. This will keep for several months on a shelf.

When ready fill you cup with half the cocoa mixture and the other half with hot whole milk or water, leave room for 1 shot of Amaretto.

Add the 1 shot of Amaretto and top with whipped cream and marshmallows. Use a candy almond flavored stick for stirring.

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