Mom’s Hot Cocoa

In a medium saucepan, combine:

1/2 cup sugar
1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa
dash of salt
1/3 cup water

Stir well over medium heat until boiling. Boil 2 minutes. Remove from heat and add:

4 cups milk and 3/4 tsp vanilla

Heat through. Makes 6 servings.

*For best results: Double the recipe, make in a large spaghetti pot, and then serve to a crowd of kids just in from sledding