This Basic Hot Chocolate Recipe is a good starting point for experimenting with making your own hot chocolate.
2 T sugar
1 T cocoa
dash of salt
1 cup milk (or milk substitute)
1/4 t vanilla (optional, but yummier)
Mix the sugar, cocoa, and salt in a mug.
Heat the milk add about 1/3 of it to the mixture in the mug.
Add the vanilla and stir until thoroughly mixed.
Add the rest of the milk, stir gently…