Red, White, and Blue Strawberries Recipe

Red, White, and Blue Strawberries Recipe

The Spruce / Julia Hartbeck

Prep: 15 mins
Cook: 0 mins
Total: 15 mins
Servings: 12 servings
Nutrition Facts (per serving)
76 Calories
4g Fat
10g Carbs
1g Protein
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Nutrition Facts
Servings: 12
Amount per serving
Calories 76
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4g 5%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 2mg 1%
Sodium 9mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 10g 3%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Total Sugars 8g
Protein 1g
Vitamin C 11mg 53%
Calcium 22mg 2%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 55mg 1%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
(Nutrition information is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate.)

White chocolate, blue sprinkles, and red berries combine in this perfectly patriotic summertime treat! These red, white, and blue strawberries are a variation on traditional chocolate-dipped strawberries ​and are perfect for the 4th of July.

You can also vary the colors of the coating and the sprinkles to make these berries for other holidays, birthday parties, or showers.

Ingredients

Steps to Make It

  1. Gather the ingredients.

    Red, White, and Blue Strawberries Recipe ingredients

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  2. Wash strawberries and gently pat dry with paper towels. Make sure they're completely dry.

    strawberries on a paper towel lined platter

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  3. Place blue sprinkles in a small bowl.

    blue sprinkles in a bowl

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  4. Melt white chocolate or candy coating in a small microwave-safe bowl. White chocolate scorches easily, so stir it after every 30 seconds to keep from overheating. Stir until it's melted and smooth.

    melted white chocolate in a bowl

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  5. Holding a strawberry by the stem, dip it about two-thirds into white chocolate. Since these are red, white, and blue strawberries, make sure you leave a visible red portion at the top of the berry.

    strawberry dipped into melted white chocolate in a bowl

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  6. Place strawberry on a baking sheet lined with parchment or waxed paper, and repeat until all of the berries are dipped.

    strawberries dipped in white chocolate on a parchment paper lined baking sheet

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  7. Refrigerate tray briefly to set chocolate for about 5 minutes.

    white chocolate dipped strawberries on a parchment paper lined baking sheet

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  8. After chocolate has set, remove tray from refrigerator and dip bottom third of a berry in white chocolate, then immediately roll in blue sprinkles until the bottom third is covered in blue. You can skip the double-dipping and just roll it in sprinkles the first time you dip the berries in chocolate, but it's messier and more difficult to control.

    white chocolate dipped strawberries dipped into blue sprinkles

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  9. Repeat until all of the berries have a bottom layer of blue sprinkles.

    Red, White, and Blue Strawberries on a baking sheet

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  10. Refrigerate tray until the white chocolate is completely set. Store strawberries in refrigerator until ready to serve.

    Red, White, and Blue Strawberries on a baking sheet

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Tip

  • These candies are best enjoyed the same day they are made.

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