Glam & Gold Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Take chocolate covered strawberries and up the glam factor with this super chic recipe.

INGREDIENTS

  • 16 ounces milk chocolate chips 
  • 2 tablespoons shortening 
  • 1 pound fresh strawberries with leaves
  • Edible gold glitter, garnish

PREPARATIONS

1. Insert toothpicks into the tops of the strawberries.

2. In a double boiler, melt the chocolate and shortening, stirring occasionally until smooth. Hold strawberries by the toothpicks and dip them into the chocolate mixture until 3/4 covered.

3. Put strawberries on a sheet of waxed paper for the chocolate to cool and harden.

4. Sprinkle with edible gold glitter. 

-Colin Cowie