Chocolate Dipped Spoons.. great for gift giving!
1/2 cup chocolate chips
2 teaspoons shortening, divided
12 metal or plastic spoons
2 squares (1 ounce each) semisweet chocolate
4 teaspoons coarse sugar
In a microwave-safe bowl, melt chocolate chips and 1 teaspoon shortening; stir until smooth. Dip each spoon into chocolate; tap spoon handles on edge of bowl to remove excess chocolate. Place on waxed paper; let stand until set.
In a microwave-safe bowl, melt semisweet chocolate and remaining shortening; stir until smooth. Dip coated spoons into chocolate mixture; tap spoon handles on edge of bowl to remove excess chocolate. Place on waxed paper; sprinkle with coarse sugar. Let stand until set.
Pairs Well With
I love coffee and this delightful recipe I found on the web a few years ago. You can use different color sugar, but use bright colors on white chocolate... natural color sugar looks good on dark chocolate colors. I made these for a bridal shower one year.