Coffeehouse Chocolate Spoons

Recipe by Annacia
READY IN: 1hr 30mins
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 6
    ounces semisweet chocolate pieces
  • 20 -24
    plastic spoons
  • 6
    ounces white baking bar
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a heavy saucepan heat semisweet chocolate pieces over low heat, stirring constantly until the chocolate begins to melt.
  • Immediately remove from heat; stir until smooth.
  • Dip half of the spoons into chocolate, tapping handle of each spoon against side of pan to remove excess chocolate.
  • Place spoons on waxed paper; refrigerate for 30 minutes to allow chocolate to set up.
  • In a heavy saucepan heat white baking bar over low heat, stirring constantly until baking bar begins to melt.
  • Immediately remove from heat; stir until smooth.
  • Dip remaining spoons into the melted baking bar.
  • Refrigerate for 30 minutes to set up.
  • Place the remaining melted white baking bar in a small, self-sealing heavy plastic bag. Using scissors, make a small opening at one bottom corner of the bag; drizzle one or both sides of the chocolate-coated spoons with the melted white baking bar.
  • Drizzle remaining melted bittersweet chocolate on white baking bar-coated spoons.
  • Refrigerate spoons for 30 minutes to allow chocolate to set up.
  • Wrap each spoon separately and store in cool, dry place for 2 to 3 weeks.
  • Makes 20 to 24 chocolate-covered spoons.
  • To Present This As a Gift: You will need matching teacup and saucer, coffee beans, gold-tasseled cord, cellophane bags, and thin gold ribbon.
  • Fill the cup with the beans. Place on the saucer. Place a pair of chocolate spoons on top of the cup. Arrange tasseled cord around the base of the cup. Wrap extra spoons in cellophane bags; tie with gold ribbon.
  • Also Try This: Wrap cellophane packages of spoons with gold curling ribbon to add even more cheer.
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