What’s not to love about luscious strawberries dipped in decadent chocolate? Nothing, except the price. So, you’ll be happy to know how easy it is to make chocolate-covered strawberries yourself for a fraction of the cost of store-bought. Impress your sweetie for less? Sold! Here’s create the best homemade chocolate-covered strawberries.
To make chocolate dippes strawberries, First prepare all the following ingredients:
- 2 chopped squares semisweet or bittersweet chocolate
- 1/2 tablespoon whipping cream
- Dash almond extract
- 8 strawberries
Second, combine the chocolate and the whipping cream in an glass measuring cup or bowl. Microwave at medium power for 1 minute until the chocolate melts, stirring after 30 seconds.
Stir in the almond extract and cool slightly.
Finally dip each strawberry into the melted chocolate, alowing the excess to drip off. Place on a waxed paper line baking sheet. Refrigerate or freeze for approxiamately 15 minutes until the chocolate is set.