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Valentine’s Day: Delicious homemade chocolate-dipped strawberries

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Strawberries are the most popular fruit eaten during Valentine’s Day. Eight red heart-shaped berries will make one serving; they have been known to lower your blood pressure, give you more vitamin C than an orange and they are high in anti-oxidants. This super fruit is grown organically by edible gardeners and sold in stores year round. Learn these simple easy step-by-step instructions on how to make delicious homemade chocolate-covered strawberries this season.

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  • One 2 lb. container of strawberries
  • 5 ounces of dark or milk chocolate chips (approximately ½ of a store bought, 10-ounce package)


  • Baking sheet lined with wax paper
  • Heat proof spatula
  • Microwaveable bowl

Next, follow the simple easy step-by-step directions by clicking through the photo slideshow.

Whether your strawberries are home grown or store bought, learn how to make these easy delicious homemade chocolate-covered strawberries -- they are just so much cheaper if you do it yourself.

Try making some this season your family or that special sweetheart this Valentine’s Day season. Enjoy!

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