The cute chocolate covered cherry mice are not only easy to make but fun as well. They make very adorable presentation for all parties and get-togethers, and of course, Halloween.
Try this simple and easy to make chocolate covered cherry mice recipe on Halloween:
Preparation time: 20 minutes
Cook time: 05 minutes
Serving size: 36
Utensils needed: waxed paper or parchment paper, cookies sheet, colander drainer, paper towel, double boiler, toothpick
- 1 jar cherries with stems - drained and dried
- 6 ounces semisweet chocolate
- ½ teaspoon butter
- 1 ounce paraffin - finely chopped
- ½ cup chocolate chips
- ½ cup sliced almonds
- 1 tube red (clear) gel icing
Once the ingredients melt completely, turn off the heat of the double boiler and leave the butter chocolate mixture on the burner for some time until lightly warm to handle.
Set the cookies sheet aside at room temperature for few minutes.
Place the cookie sheet in refrigerator for few hours until the chocolate coating is harden.