Strawberries are a heart-healthy treat. They can help to increase your HDL (good) cholesterol, lower your blood pressure, and guard against cancer. Packed with vitamins, fiber, and high levels of antioxidants, strawberries are sodium-free, fat-free, cholesterol-free, and low calorie. Sounds like the perfect summer treat! Try these delicious ways to make them a part of your summer.
16 ounces milk chocolate chips
2 Tbsp shortening
1 quart WHFF strawberries
In a double boiler, melt chocolate chips and shortening, stirring occasionally until smooth (do not burn). Using toothpicks, hold strawberries by toothpicks and dip into the melted chocolate mixture.
Set dipped berries on wax or contact paper & chill until hardened. Enjoy.