- 1/2 cup white chocolate - chopped
- 1-pint basket fresh strawberries
- 2 cups dark chocolate chips or chocolate - chopped
Strawberries are among the most delicious fruits out there, isn’t it? What if you marry the sweet, aromatic, and fresh fruity flavor of the strawberry with a blast of thick chocolate that melts in your mouth revealing the fresh fruit beneath? Well, we’re not talking about the bakery next door but your very kitchen. Using some basic ingredients, it is possible to make this amazing delicacy called chocolate covered strawberries. They taste great and make exotic delicacies for every special occasion.
Strawberries help improve heart health and are great for weight watchers. Strawberries are rich sources of antioxidants and have antimicrobial properties. Strawberries can help prevent wrinkles on the skin. Dark chocolate is also an antioxidant that reduces free radicals. It also lowers blood pressure.
How to make Chocolate covered Strawberries
Strawberries are the first fruits that ripen on the onset of spring. There are approximately 200 seeds in one strawberry. In fact, strawberries are not technically berries but accessory fruits. In the US, California produces nearly 75% of the strawberries used.