Strawberry Rocky Road Candy

Treat your guests to these delicious candies that are made using chocolate, strawberries and almonds - perfect dessert for gift giving.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 15 min
  • Servings 32

Ingredients

4
cups semisweet chocolate chips (24 oz)
3
cups miniature marshmallows
2
cups chopped dried strawberries
1
cup unblanched whole almonds, coarsely chopped
  • 1 Line 15x10x1-inch pan with waxed paper; spray paper with cooking spray. Fill 3-quart saucepan half full with water; heat to simmering. In 2-quart heatproof bowl, place chocolate chips; place bowl over pan of simmering water. Cook 4 to 5 minutes or until melted and chips can be stirred smooth. Remove from heat. Stir in marshmallows just until blended.
  • 2 Spread mixture in pan. Sprinkle with strawberries and almonds; press gently to adhere to chocolate. Refrigerate 1 hour or until set. Break candy into irregular pieces. Store in refrigerator.

Expert Tips

Wrap these treats in cellophane and tie ends with ribbon. Or give a large slab of uncut candy as a gift and let your friends break off a little at a time.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
166
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
8%
(Saturated Fat
4g,
4%
),
Sodium
4mg
4%;
Total Carbohydrate
23g
23%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.