Chili-Chocolate Dipped Cherries

March 23, 2015

Author Notes: decadent dessert that's still packed with nutrients, the chili is a welcome surprise in the chocolate, which contrasts well with the sweet, juicy cherries. This recipe was written by the Healthline Editorial Team: Healthline

Serves: 10


  • 5 ounces dark chocolate chips
  • 20 cherries, stems attached
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
In This Recipe


  1. Place a piece of wax paper on a large baking sheet and set aside.
  2. Place chocolate chips in a microwave-safe bowl and microwave on low for 3 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add the chili and stir until thoroughly combined.
  3. Dip the cherries in the chocolate one at a time, lowering them in by the stem. Place on the wax paper and place the baking tray in the refrigerator once all the cherries have been dipped. Chill for at least 1 hour before serving.

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Reviews (2) Questions (0)

2 Reviews

anka April 17, 2015
Do you mean fridge "place the baking tray in the oven"
Author Comment
Healthline April 20, 2015
Our mistake-- We meant refrigerator, of course! Thanks for catching this!