Chocolate Covered Strawberries
- Wash strawberries and pat dry.
- Melt chocolate and shortening in the microwave for approximately 1 1/2 minutes.
- Dip strawberries in the chocolate and lay on a baking sheet lined with wax paper.
- Refridgerate until ready to serve.
Note: Chocolate will be stay hardened even when removed from the fridge.
Variation: Chop up some white chocolate and dip the chocolate covered strawberries in it for added flair.
*Original recipe was found on Allrecipes.com