Chocolate Covered Dates
Chocolate covered dates are one of the best best candies to have with coffee or just as a small treat. Try this chocolate covered date recipe for an easy treat.
- Serves: 5 persons
- 16oz. semi-sweet chocolate, chopped
- 20to 25 pitted dates
- Toasted almonds (or walnuts or pistachios )
- Coconut flakes, for garnish
Step 1Gather the ingredients.
Step 2First, line a large baking sheet with parchment paper.
Step 3Stuff each date with nut of your choice.
Step 4Melt chocolate in microwave safe bowl for about 3 minutes, stirring halfway through cooking time.
Step 5Using a skewer, dip each date in chocolate. Allow excess chocolate to fall off by carefully rotating skewer. Place dipped date on parchment and sprinkle with coconut flakes. Repeat with remaining dates.
Step 6Allow dates to set in refrigerator for about 20 to 30 minutes before serving.