Chocolate Dipped Strawberries; How Cool!?

*Recipe and photography by BerryWorld*
Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries; How Cool!? Hello friends. Happy Monday.So do you have any chocolate that needs using up from Easter? I know my children have.

We have some left-over Lindt chocolate and some white gluten-free chocolate left-over that my children are not fussed with.

(I know what your thinking because I am! Who leaves Lindt chocolate!! I love it).

So if you have some leftover chocolate too, how about melting some down and making some chocolate-dipped strawberries? Especially yummy using quality chocolate.

They are rather tasty and healthier than a lot of chocolate at once and for that reason, what’s not to love?

How To Make Chocolate Dipped Strawberries:

Strawberries and chocolate are a match made in heaven make a delicious treat and a healthier alternative to a bar of chocolate. Of course, why not experiment with different flavoured chocolates too?

Make: 20 strawberries

Prep time: 30 minutes

Cooking time: 10 minutes

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

You’ll Need:

200g dark chocolate

20 strawberries (approx.)

100g white chocolate buttons

A range of food colouring (optional)

Small cake decorations such as silver balls or hundred and thousands (optional)

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

What To Do:

1.) Firstly, start by melting the dark chocolate in a heatproof bowl over a pan of barely simmering water. Make sure the base of the bowl does not touch the water. Break the chocolate into small pieces and allow to melt slowly without stirring. While this is happening, lay a piece of parchment paper down.

2.) Once the chocolate has melted, remove from the heat, and allow to cool for 5 minutes. Holding the strawberry by the leaves dip the strawberry completely into the chocolate, right up to top, so just the green is left. Hold the strawberry up and allow the excess to drip off.

3.) Carefully lay the strawberry down onto the parchment paper and allow to cool completely. Continue with all the strawberries.

4.) Melt the white chocolate in the same way, once melted divide the chocolate into bowls and if using food colouring, colour the white chocolate with the different food colouring at this stage.

5.) Pour the melted white chocolate into disposable piping bags. Snip a tiny hole in the end of the piping bag, and drizzle the chocolate over the strawberries. You could do lines, dots or zigzags and alternate colours and designs. If you don’t have a piping bag, use a teaspoon to drizzle the chocolate over the strawberries.

6.) Attach decorations (if using) while the white chocolate is still melted and tacky. Use any remaining white chocolate to coat some extra strawberries. Allow to set completely, and enjoy the same day.

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries; How Cool!?

Maybe we will make some of these up later.

So what do you think? Do you fancy making any of these chocolate-dipped strawberries? Because I could eat some right now!!

Updated Post. First published here 30th March 2016. Recipe and photography by BerryWorld. No payment was received.

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

BerryWorld.
Strawberries and chocolate are a match made in heaven make a delicious treat and a healthier alternative to a bar of chocolate.
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Servings 20 Makes

Ingredients
  

  • 200g dark chocolate
  • 20 strawberries (approx.)
  • 100g white chocolate buttons
  • A range of food colouring (optional)
  • Small cake decorations such as silver balls or hundred and thousands (optional)

Instructions
 

  • Start by melting the dark chocolate in a heatproof bowl over a pan of barely simmering water. Make sure the base of the bowl does not touch the water. Break the chocolate into small pieces and allow to melt slowly without stirring. While this is happening, lay a piece of parchment paper down.
  • Once the chocolate has melted, remove from the heat, and allow to cool for 5 minutes. Holding the strawberry by the leaves dip the strawberry completely into the chocolate, right up to top, so just the green is left. Hold the strawberry up and allow the excess to drip off.
  • Carefully lay the strawberry down onto the parchment paper and allow to cool completely. Continue with all the strawberries.
  • Melt the white chocolate in the same way, once melted divide the chocolate into bowls and if using food colouring, colour the white chocolate with the different food colouring at this stage.
  • Pour the melted white chocolate into disposable piping bags. Snip a tiny hole in the end of the piping bag, and drizzle the chocolate over the strawberries. You could do lines, dots or zigzags and alternate colours and designs. If you don’t have a piping bag, use a teaspoon to drizzle the chocolate over the strawberries.
  • Attach decorations (if using) while the white chocolate is still melted and tacky. Use any remaining white chocolate to coat some extra strawberries. Allow to set completely, and enjoy the same day.

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Also great for getting the children creative with food. These ghoulish scare-berries are perfect to make for Halloween parties.

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BerryWorld Strawberry Rocky Road:

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It’s the ultimate naughty but nice snack. BerryWorld Strawberry Rocky Road.

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Rhubarb and strawberries are wonderful together as the floral notes of the rhubarb flatter the strawberries and vice versa.

Also a nice weekend treat or maybe a perfect afternoon tea idea. BerryWorld Strawberries, Roasted Rhubarb and Rosewater Labenh Balls.

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16 Comments

  1. Margarett Murphy
    31st March 2016 / 4:23 pm

    Great idea, I have some left over chocolate too.

    • 1st April 2016 / 6:46 am

      Thanks for the comment. I need to buy some more chocolate, I ate all mine 🙂

  2. Julie's Lifestyle
    7th April 2016 / 2:24 pm

    Wow Claire those strawberries sure look good dipped in chocolate.Thanks for sharing this at Cooking and Crafting with J & J.Enjoy the week and we hope to see you again! Julie xo

  3. Jessica Pelasky
    7th April 2016 / 9:23 pm

    These look so pretty and sound delicious!I would love for you to share this with my Facebook Group pluckyrecipescraftstips. Thanks for joining Cooking and Crafting with J & J!

  4. mireille
    27th April 2020 / 1:35 pm

    These look beautiful (and tasty) too!

  5. Jill
    27th April 2020 / 3:08 pm

    These almost look too good to eat! I’m pinning!

    Jill

  6. Maureen
    27th April 2020 / 3:42 pm

    Mmm these look so yummy and yes we extra chocolate from Easter. We were thinking of adding them to a cake but I think strawberry dipped chocolate sounds so much better! Thanks for the recipe and your photos are beautiful!

    Maureen

    • 7th May 2020 / 8:14 pm

      Thanks for stopping by Maureen. Hope your keeping well 🙂

  7. Lee
    27th April 2020 / 5:43 pm

    Haha it’s 9:30am here and now ALL i want is chocolate dipped strawberries lol!!
    Lee

  8. Heather
    28th April 2020 / 3:22 pm

    These look so fun and festive, not to mention, delicious!

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