Sunday, December 30, 2012
Valentines day sweets for my sweet
3/4 c milk chocolate chips (can use semi-sweet)
3 oz cream cheese
2 Tbsp honey
1/4 tsp almond extract
chopped almonds or nuts-optional
1. Halve strawberries lengthwise: core out the center...leave the stem on. Dry on paper towels.
2. Melt chocolate in microwave bowl until melted...stirring regularly.
3. Line a cookie sheet with wax paper.
4. Hold strawberry by the stem and dip in the chocolate, covering half of the strawberry. Place on the wax paper lined sheet.5. Beat together cream cheese, honey, and almond extract. Spoon into a pastry bag. Pipe into strawberries. Sprinkle the nuts on top (optional).