SPICED COCOA MIX
INGREDIENTS
  • 1 cup powdered hot cocoa mix
  • 1/4 teaspoon orange peel, grated (optional)
  • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg OR mace
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • whipped cream (optional)
DIRECTIONS
  1. Combine all ingredients.
  2. TO SERVE:
  3. Measure to 2 Tablespoons of spiced cocoa mix into cup.
  4. Stir in 3/4 cup boiling water OR milk (depending on the type of cocoa mix).
  5. Top with a dollop of whipped cream, if desired.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
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