CHOCOLATE STRAWBERRY HEARTS FOR VALENTINE’S DAY

2014-01-10
  • Prep Time : 30m
  • Cook Time : 10m
  • Ready In : 60m

Recipe for delicious Strawberry Hearts. (Credit to 1finecookie.com for the photos)

MARSHMALLOW (Store bought Marshmellow cream works too)

2 egg whites
1/4  teaspoon of cream of tartar
1/2 cup of corn syrup
1/2 teaspoon of vanilla
1/4 cup of sugar
1/6 cup of water
Belgian dark chocolate
red candy melts or a red candy pen
red disco dust
strawberries

ingredients for marshmallow cream

Add egg whites and cream of tartar into a clean mixing bowl.

cream of tartar and egg whites

Mix on low to medium low. Froth eggs and add sugar. Stop when you start to notice the mixture getting soft and thick.

Pour 1/6 cup of water, corn syrup and the 1/4 cup of sugar into a sauce pan.

boil sugar mixture, attach a candy thermometer

 

Stir and heat with a candy thermometer. When the mixture has reached 245 degrees, remove from heat and stove.

Turn the mixer on low and slowly add the sugar into the egg white.

turn mixer on low

When you remove the sugar from the heat you need to work fast. The sugar begins to harden quickly!

Pour the mixture and mix on high for 4-5 minutes, then add some Vanilla.

marshmallow cream

Cut the strawberries as per the figure

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DRY YOUR STRAWBERRIES!

melt chocolate in a double boiler

Now to melt your chocolate. break it up and melt in a double boiler. Turn on the heat to low. Stir chocolate until melted and smooth.

Melt chocolate to about 116 degrees.

Remove from heat. Stir constantly. Add more chocolate

Measure the temperature from time to time, and continue to stir constantly.

Once the temperature lowers to about 85 degrees.

Place back onto pan with water and warm up, but only a few degrees (up to 90 degrees). The chocolate is ready to use. If it begins to set, feel free to warm it back up again, but no higher than 90 degrees.

Dollop the chocolate onto the strawberries and marshmallow.

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Hearts, strawberry hearts, chocolate covered strawberries, marshmallow filled, glitter covered, strawberries, hearts, chocolate

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Hearts, strawberry hearts, chocolate covered strawberries, marshmallow filled, glitter covered, strawberries, hearts, chocolate

Thanks to 1finecookie.com for the recipe

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Hearts, strawberry hearts, chocolate covered strawberries, marshmallow filled, glitter covered, strawberries, hearts, chocolate

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Hearts, strawberry hearts, chocolate covered strawberries, marshmallow filled, glitter covered, strawberries, hearts, chocolate

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  1. posted by lyndon lew on January 30, 2014

    wow!! great ideal thank you for sharing!!

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