Images and recipes from Sweet! Celebrations by Elise Strachan (Murdoch Books) $39.99
FRESHLY PICKED STRAWBERRY BASKETS
MAKES 6 BASKETS
140 g milk compound chocolate
900 g small strawberries
30 g white compound chocolate
6 cardboard berry baskets
- Melt the milk chocolate to dipping consistency.
- Using the leaves as a handle, gently dip each strawberry in the milk chocolate to halfway up the berry. Place the berries onto baking parchment to set.
- Melt the white chocolate and use a toothpick to place small seed-size dots neatly over the strawberries.
- Fill the berry baskets with the chocolate-dipped strawberries.