Crockpot Hot Cocoa for a Group
1 1/2 cups sugar
1 1/4 cups cocoa powder
1 1/4 teaspoons salt
3/4 cup hot water
1 gallon milk
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon, optional
In large saucepan, combine sugar, cocoa and salt. Add hot water
slowly, mixing well. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly,
until mixture boils. Boil and stir 2 minutes.
Add milk, heat to serving temperature, stirring occasionally. Do
not boil. Remove from heat, add vanilla, cinnamon if desired, and
whip with a whisk. Serve hot, with whipped cream or marshmallows
if desired. This recipe can be doubled and kept in crockpot for
easier serving to large groups.