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Hot Drink Mix

 Hot Drink Mix
"This is a great mix to have in the cupboard for cold wintry days," says Nancy Zimmerman from Cape May Court House, New Jersey. Using strawberry drink mix instead of chocolate makes it fun for kids of all ages. "For gifts, put it in a pretty jar and attach directions to fix one serving," she adds.
15 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 5 min.


  • 2-1/2 cups nonfat dry milk powder
  • 2 cups white or pastel miniature marshmallows
  • 1 cup instant chocolate or strawberry drink mix
  • 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1/3 cup buttermilk blend powder
  • 1/3 cup powdered nondairy creamer
  • ADDITIONAL INGREDIENT (for each batch):
  • 3/4 cup boiling water


  • In a large bowl, combine the first six ingredients. Store in an
  • airtight container in a cool dry place for up to 6 months. Yield: 15
  • batches (5 cups total).
  • To prepare hot drink: Dissolve 1/3 cup mix in boiling water; stir
  • well. Yield: 1 serving.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1/3 cup) equals 227 calories, 2 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 6 mg cholesterol, 182 mg sodium, 47 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 9 g protein.