DIY Reindeer Hot Cocoa Bags - VeryVera

DIY Reindeer Hot Cocoa Bags

  • Prep Time: 30m
  • Yield: 6 Hot Cocoa Bags


  • 12 piping bags
  • 6 tan or brown pipe cleaners
  • 12 wiggle eyes
  • 6 red pom-pom balls
  • 2 c mini marshmallows
  • 6 tbsp. mini chocolate chips
  • 6 hot cocoa packets

Additional supplies needed:

  • Printable gift tags on card stock
  • scissors
  • glue
  • single hole punch
  • ribbon
  • stapler


For one reindeer:

  1. Pour one packet of hot cocoa mix into the piping bag, pushing it all the way to the tip.
  2. Cut off the top of the piping bag at approximately 2 inches above the top of the hot cocoa. Fold the excess two inches of the piping bag in and down, staple to close.
  3. Put the bag of hot cocoa into another piping bag and flatten.
  4. Layer in 1 tbsp of mini chocolate chips.
  5. Add 1/3 cup marshmallows.
  6. Cinch the top of the bag and tie on a ribbon.
  7. Cut out a gift tag and punch a hole in the top. Weave the ribbon through the hole and knot it to hold the gift tag in place.
  8. Wrap a pipe cleaner around the bag, just above the ribbon. Shape it into antlers.
  9. Place wiggle eyes near the top of the hot cocoa mix and glue in place.
  10. Glue a pom-pom near the tip of hte bag for Rudolph\'s nose.
  11. Trim off the excess piping bag above antlers.