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Hot Chocolate in a Jar

The Home Cook's Kitchen
The perfect little gift to give this holiday season! This hot chocolate in a jar is a thoughtful gift to give, great for the chocolate lovers in your life! 
5 from 9 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 2 cups
Calories 246 kcal


  • 4 tablespoon cocoa
  • 4 tablespoon white sugar
  • ½ tablespoon cornstarch
  • ¼ cup dark chocolate chips


  • Layer the cocoa, sugar, cornstarch in an 8oz/half pint Mason Jar. 
  • Top with dark chocolate.
  • Place a lid on the jar, and tie together with a string and instruction card.

Instruction Card

  • 1. Place ingredient in a small saucepan.
  • 2. Add two cups of milk of your choice
  • 3. Stir over medium heat until it's thick, creamy to to your preferred temperature.
  • 4. Serve and enjoy! 


Nutrition information does not include 2 cups of milk. 
Keyword Christmas Gift, Hot Chocolate