Quick Three-Ingredient Dessert Recipe: Chocolate Covered Strawberries

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Short on time? Whip up something special in 30 minutes with just 3 ingredients. This recipe comes in at under $5 and is sure to be just the sweet treat you are looking for!

Quick Three-Ingredient Dessert Recipe: Chocolate Covered Strawberries
 
Ingredients
  • 1½ cups milk chocolate chips
  • 1 tablespoon shortening
  • 16 oz strawberries, washed and thoroughly dried
  • Wax paper
  • Optional Garnish: Flaked coconut, finely chopped toasted nuts
Instructions
  1. Place chocolate chips and shortening in a glass bowl.
  2. Microwave on medium power for 2 – 3 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, until melted.
  3. Dip strawberries into melted chocolate, and allow excess to drip back into the bowl.
  4. Place dipped strawberries on baking sheets lined with wax paper.
  5. If desired, roll strawberries immediately in coconut or chopped nuts.
  6. Chill 30 minutes, or until set.

 

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