EASY Dark Chocolate Covered Strawberries

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Easy Dark chocolate covered strawberries are the easiest sweet treats you can whip up in a matter of minutes.  A wonderful healthy treat for the whole family to enjoy!  And, your family will love the surprise for Valentines Day!  Delicious fresh fruit, dark chocolate, and lots of antioxidants, what could be better?

First,  you will need to rinse strawberries under cold water, then gently pat dry on paper towels.

Next,  you can melt dark chocolate either on stove top using a double boiler, or in a microwave.  Be careful, when melting chocolate, chocolate hates water.  If it comes in contact, it will be unworkable.

Then, take each strawberry, using the stem to handle them easier, and dip 3/4 of the strawberry into the chocolate carefully twirling it to cover the strawberry, and place onto a serving platter lined with wax paper.

Dark Chocolate Covered Strawberries are super easy and rewarding!  No need to refrigerate them, and no need for plates or spoons when serving.

It’s fun to make this dessert anytime!  Enjoy!

EASY Dark Chocolate Covered Strawberries

  • 1 pound fresh strawberries, rinsed, pat dry
  • 6 ounce dark chocolate, melted
  • sheet of wax paper

Using a double boiler, or microwave, melt dark chocolate.
Quickly dip each strawberry by stem and rotate 3/4 into the chocolate.
Place onto a plate lined with wax paper to cool.
Allow chocolate to cool completely. You may refrigerate if needed.
Serve within 12 hours.

Yields: 22 Strawberries

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  • Reply
    The Harried Cook
    February 15, 2012 at 2:12 am

    Classic and delicious! They look really nice 🙂

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    Inside a British Mum's Kitchen
    February 16, 2012 at 1:15 pm

    Easy and elegant! really lovely
    Mary x

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    Tricia @ saving room for dessert
    February 12, 2013 at 5:25 pm

    Thanks for the reminder – I have strawberries in the fridge! Yum

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    Dan from Platter Talk
    February 11, 2014 at 4:36 pm

    What a beautiful presentation of a classic treat for lovers. Perfect for February 14th!

    • Reply
      February 11, 2014 at 4:47 pm

      Thanks Dan!! 🙂

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    February 12, 2014 at 12:12 am

    Those looks delicious! Gotta have chocolate and sweet strawberries for Valentine's Day 🙂

    Did you see my post on the Valentine's Cheesecake with strawberry topping?

    Happy Valentine's Day!!!


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      February 12, 2014 at 1:40 am

      Thank you Michael! You too have a wonderful Valentine's Day!

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    Barbara Bakes
    February 12, 2014 at 4:07 am

    One of my favorite desserts. Perfect for Valentine's Day.

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    February 12, 2014 at 11:55 am

    Why spend $5 for a chocolate covered strawberry when I can buy a whole box and chocolate and make them myself! Awesome post.

    • Reply
      February 12, 2014 at 8:25 pm

      Exactly! Totally true! Thanks Joanne!

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