So Fresh and so Sweet! 8 Strawberry Treats to Make Your Valentine

Photo by: Brooke McLay
Strawberry Sweethearts Cocoa
Ingredients:
4 tablespoons butter
1/2 cup sugar
1 pint strawberry ice cream
4 cups water whipped cream
1 cup Mini chocolate chips
1 tablespoon ... more 
Photo by: Brooke McLay
Strawberry Sweethearts Cocoa
Ingredients:
4 tablespoons butter
1/2 cup sugar
1 pint strawberry ice cream
4 cups water whipped cream
1 cup Mini chocolate chips
1 tablespoon chocolate sprinkles
Directions:
1. In a medium-sized bowl, melt the chocolate chips and dip the top of four mugs into the chocolate. Set aside, allowing chocolate to harden.
2. In a medium pot, whisk together the butter, sugar, and ice cream over medium high heat until melted. Whisk in the water, one cup at a time until your favorite texture/flavor is achieved.
3. Heat just until steaming. Pour into chocolate-rimmed mugs.
4. Garnish with a dollop of whipping cream and a sprinkling of chocolate sprinkles. Serve with your favorite bite-sized cookies for dipping. less 
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Mon, Feb 11, 2013 3:50 PM EST
When it comes to Valentine's Day, it seems just about everything we're supposed to give each other is a decadent mess of chocolate and indulgence. But, if you truly love someone, you want them to be healthy. So why not offer up one of these fun strawberry valentines, instead? From stuffed French toast to a light strawberry meringue, these 8 recipes show you how to simply incorporate naturally heart-shaped strawberries into your holiday of love! - By Brooke McLay



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