If you would like to whip up a sweet treat for your Valentine but are short on time, then this quick to prepare recipe is for you.
By simply microwaving chocolate chips, stirring in a touch of shortening and then dipping strawberries into the melted goodness, a decadent dessert with a touch of elegance is ready to serve.
Make it extra special by pouring a couple glasses of champagne to share with your beloved. Classy flutes like these from Oneida are perfect for romantic occasions and make it easy to celebrate any time of the year.
So when it comes to wishing your sweetheart a Happy Valentine’s Day, it’s as simple as a glass of champagne and handmade chocolate covered strawberries. Cheers!
CHOCOLATE COVERED STRAWBERRIES
16 large strawberries
1 cup semisweet chocolate morsels
1 teaspoon vegetable shortening
Line a baking sheet with waxed paper. Rinse strawberries; pat dry. Place chocolate morsels in a microwave-safe glass measuring cup; microwave until melted. Stir in shortening. Dip strawberries in melted chocolate; place on prepared baking sheet. Let stand until set, 10 to 15 minutes. Makes 4 servings.
Thanks to Oneida for providing drinkware and serveware