Vegan Hot Chocolate Mix

by | Updated: January 22nd, 2021 | Read time: 1 minute

Sweaters, scarves, gloves—your wardrobe is seasonally up-to-date. Your pantry, on the other hand, might need some work. Are you stocked up on hot chocolate mix? Forget the store-bought kind, loaded with icky preservatives and hard-to-pronounce ingredients, and opt for healthy and homemade. With only five, real food ingredients, this easy, vegan mix gets the job done–and in style! Sift everything together and keep the jar in your pantry for up to 4 months. You’ll have good-for-you hot chocolate ready whenever you want it!

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Serves 8


1/2 cup cacao powder
3/4 cup coconut sugar
1/2 cup coconut milk powder
1/2 tsp. cinnamon
Vegan marshmallows


  1. In a medium bowl, sift together cacao, sugar, milk powder and cinnamon and whisk to combine.
  2. Transfer to an airtight container and top with vegan marshmallows. Mix will keep for 3-4 months if stored in a cool, dark place.
  3. To prepare hot chocolate, whisk 3-4 Tbsp. mix into 12 oz. (1-1/2 cups) hot water or steamed non-dairy milk.