Chocolate Covered Cherries

by Alissa Plant
(Elizabethtown, PA)

Cherries Dipped In Chocolate

Cherries Dipped In Chocolate

Three friends and I had truffle-making day. We made a boatload of wonderful truffles with liqueurs on the inside and randomly (I mean, measured and carefully...) mixed dark chocolates on the outside. Besides the truffles, we also made lots of caramels and chocolate-covered cherries.

They are a little soft and spread out from using coconut oil instead of Crisco in the outer mix, but they are better-tasting and healthier this way (not that maraschino cherries will ever be in any way healthy). All in all, we had a great time, and this will hopefully become a yearly event.

Think good thoughts!

Comments for Chocolate Covered Cherries

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Oct 26, 2007
Candy Making Days - Gotta love 'em!
by: Angie

How much fun that must have been! I love the idea of the coconut oil as I have heard such good things about it. Thanks for letting us in on your little secret. Hope to see more yummy contributions in the future. :-)

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Your Candy & Dessert Photos.

Search our Site:

Sign up for our FREE newsletter,
Charmingly Chocolate

E-mail Address

First Name


Don't worry -- your e-mail address is totally secure. I promise to use it only to send you Charmingly Chocolate.

Some of our delicious Site Sponsors

chocolate club

Chocolate Candy Mall Thank You