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Chocolate dipped strawberries recipe

Chocolate dipped strawberries are the ultimate indulgence. For Christmas, Valentine’s Day or just because they're so good, make it fun for the kids with some colourful sprinkles as well. If you can stop yourself eating them all, they’d make wonderful gifts packaged in small cellophane bags.

Serving Size:

Makes approx. 10



  • 250g pkt dark or milk chocolate melts
  • 250g punnet large strawberries
  • various red and pink sprinkles


Step 1. Melt chocolate in a heatproof bowl over a saucepan of simmering water. Alternatively, melt in short bursts in the microwave.

Step 2. Push skewers or cake pop sticks into the stem end of the strawberries.

Step 3. Dip strawberries into chocolate and allow excess to drip off.

Step 4. Dip in sprinkles to coat.

Choc-dipped strawberries


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  • This recipe was created for Kidspot, New Zealand's best recipe finder by Greer Worsley, who blogs at Typically Red.