Tasteful Traditions

Who: Donna Hope’s Family and Home Community Education, Grantsburg, IL
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Pages of recipes: 250
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170 State Hwy 145 South, Grantsburg, IL, 62943,
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Mocha Punch


  • 1-1/2 qts. water
  • 1/2 C. hot chocolate powder drink mix
  • 1/2 C. sugar
  • 1/4 C. instant coffee, decaffeinated or regular
  • 1/2 gal. vanilla ice cream
  • 1/2 gal. chocolate ice cream
  • whipped topping


  • Boil water and dissolve drink mix, sugar and coffee in water.
  • Refrigerate at least 3 hours or overnight.
  • About 30 minutes before serving, stir ice creams together until smooth.
  • Combine ice cream with the chocolate/coffee mixture in a punch bowl.
  • Serve, garnishing each serving with whipped topping.