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Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Bears
Chocolate Covered Strawberry Bears
Prep Time
20 mins
Total Time
20 mins
 
Sweet little chocolate dipped strawberries decorated with candy to look like teddy bears.
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: bear themed desserts, chocolate covered strawberries
Servings: 16
Author: Beth Jackson Klosterboer
Ingredients
  • 16 ounces melted and tempered pure milk chocolate or melted light cocoa candy melts*
  • 16 strawberries, wiped clean and patted dry
  • 32 (1/2 inch) candy eyes
  • 16 brown M&M's
  • 32 milk chocolate callets or light cocoa candy melts wafers, cut into 3/4 moons.
  • * See the Chocolate Making Tips page for melting/tempering instructions.
Instructions
  1. Pour the chocolate into a small bowl or glass.
  2. Dip one strawberry into the chocolate then set it on a parchment paper lined baking sheet.
  3. Take a fork and press it into the chocolate, then pull up and away quickly creating spikes.
  4. Repeat this process until the entire chocolate strawberry looks furry.
  5. Immediate press two candy eyes and an M&M nose onto the chocolate.
  6. Dip the cut edge of two chocolate wafers in chocolate and attach them to either side of the top of the strawberry creating the bear's ears.
  7. Let the strawberry air dry.
  8. Repeat dipping all 16 bears.
  9. If desired, brush a second layer of chocolate over the bottom of each strawberry to seal in the berry.