Today chocolate-covered strawberries are a common Valentine’s Day treat, and are often found on buffet tables at weddings. The history of the strawberry dates back to Ancient Rome where the fruit was considered the symbol of Venus, the goddess of love, because of its bright red color and enticing taste.
Also question is, are chocolate covered strawberries sensual?
Dark Chocolate Covered Strawberries
Chocolate and strawberries are both aphrodisiacs, according to Cosmopolitan, so when you put them together, you get double the pleasure.
Additionally, how do you spice up chocolate covered strawberries?
How to Decorate Chocolate Covered Strawberries
- Toasted pecans.
- Toasted coconut.
- Mini chocolate chips.
- Chocolate shavings.
- Oreo or any cookie crumbs.
What does strawberry symbolize in love?
Strawberries and Love
Strawberries are a symbol of purity and sensuality, fertility and abundance, humility and modesty. The strawberry’s fruit is made the symbol of perfect goodness because of its delicious flavor and fragrance.
Pomegranates. Known by the ancient Greeks as the culinary symbol of Aphrodite, the pomegranate represents love and sensual pleasure.
It is very hard because strawberries are made of 90% water. Do not dip when they are very cold, try to use room temperature strawberries. For an even better result, do not put them in the refrigerator but in a cold place.
Do chocolate covered strawberries need to be refrigerated? If you’re planning on saving your chocolate covered strawberries for more than one day, yep, they’ll need to be refrigerated.
Instead, keep chocolate covered strawberries loosely covered on your countertop. Chocolate covered strawberries can last up to 24 hours at room temperature. Simply cover the berries loosely with foil to ensure they stay the freshest. You never want to use an airtight container.