|Chocolate Dipped Strawberries|
1 box fresh strawberries with stems
10 ounces dark chocolate
11/2 teaspoon shortening
some hershey chocolate chips
Rinse and gently pat wet strawberries with paper towel dry.
Insert toothpicks into strawberries. Melt chocolate and shortening in a double boiler.
Stir occasionally until everything is smooth and melted. Let it cool for a while before dipping in the
Hold the the strawberries by the toothpick and dip into the melted chocolate mixture, twirl to coat.
Slightly turn the strawberries upside down and gently shake to remove access before putting it on
a plate or tray covered with wax paper or aluminum foil.
Place chocolate dipped strawberries into the fridge and let it chill for about 10 - 15 minutes. Serve with
some hershey chocolate chips.