Strawberries dipped in bitter chocolate are filled with almond flavored cream cheese.They are luscious and are great as a treat for your parties. Very easy to prepare and very light.Try them, you'll like them.
- 12 large strawberries, rinsed
- 80 gr bitter chocolate
- 150 gr cream cheese
- 3 tablespoons honey
- 1/4 teaspoon almond extract / liqueur
- 3 tablespoon chopped almonds
- 1 teaspoon orangerind
First halve berries lengthwise and core center, leaving stem and leaves. Dry on paper towel-lined baking sheet. Melt chocolate in microwave-safe bowl on high for 60 seconds and stir. Holding strawberry by stem, dip into chocolate, covering half of the strawberry and place on paper-lined baking sheet.
Repeat with other berries and when finished, chill for 10 minutes. Beat together cream cheese, honey, almond extract/liqueur and orange rind.Then add the chopped almonds in the mixture. Spoon into the cored strawberries. Sprinkle with extra chopped almonds.