Festival Foods: Decadent Hot Cocoa / Chrismosa

Local 5 Live Recipes

(WFRV) – For more great recipe ideas, head to festfoods.com.


Yield: 8 servings


1/2 cup granulated sugar

1 Tbsp. cornstarch

2 (1.45 oz.) bars Hershey’s Special Dark Mildly Sweet Chocolate Bars, roughly chopped

1/2 cup Hershey’s Unsweetened Cocoa Powder

1/4 tsp. vanilla extract

1/4 tsp. kosher salt

8 cups low fat milk, for serving

Optional toppings: see Chef’s Tips


Place all ingredients in a food processor, blend until powdery. Store in an airtight container until ready to serve.

Serving instructions: Heat one cup of milk in a saucepan over medium heat until steamy. Add 3 Tbsp. cocoa mix and cook, whisking frequently, until mixture simmers and mix is completely dissolved. Pour into mug, top with garnishes of choice and serve.

Per Serving: Calories 180, Total Fat 5g (Saturated 1g, Trans 0g), Cholesterol 10mg, Sodium 135mg, Total Carbohydrate 28g (Dietary Fiber 3g, Total Sugars 24g, Includes 10g Added Sugars), Protein 8g, Vitamin D 0%, Calcium 20%, Iron 10%, Potassium 8%

*Nutritional values are an approximation. Actual nutritional values may vary due to preparation techniques, variations related to suppliers, regional and seasonal differences, or rounding.

Chef’s tips:

Top with mini marshmallows, whipped cream or a candy cane.


Yield: 6 servings


1 bottle chilled champagne

1 cup cranberry juice

1 cup orange pineapple juice

Sliced limes for garnish, optional

Cranberries for garnish, optional


Combine champagne and juices in a pitcher or punch bowl. Add lime slices and cranberries.

Enjoy immediately.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Coronavirus News

More Coronavirus

Trending Stories

Your Local Election HQ

More Election

Local Sports

Papermakers fall in Division One state title game against

Discipline and preparation carries Kimberly boys basketball into state championship game

Xavier's upset bid falls short in Division 2 semifinals against Onalaska

Wrightstown falls to Racine St. Catherine's in first state appearance

Lourdes wins division four state basketball championship

Kimberly boys basketball brings confidence to Division I state tournament