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Chocolate Dipped Marshmallows on white plate

Chocolate Dipped Marshmallows

Instead of buying your love a box of chocolates this Valentine's Day, why not switch things up with these Chocolate Covered Marshmallows treat!
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 6 People
Calories 271kcal


  • 1 Cup package Chocolate Wafers 1 cup of each white and dark
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable shortening or coconut oil
  • 1 16-ounce bag marshmallows or Jumbo size
  • Lollipop sticks
  • Assorted sprinkles or small candies optional
  • White chocolate wafers for decorations optional


  • Gather the ingredients. Place the dark chocolate in a microwave-safe bowl, and the white chocolate in another microwave-safe bowl. Add the coconut oil or shortening. Set aside. 
    Take one marshmallow and one straw, stick the straw in the middle of the marshmallow (see picture 1 below).
    List of ingredients on dark board
  • Prepare a baking sheet lined with parchment paper or aluminum foil.
    Microwave 30 seconds. Stir. And microwave again in 15 minutes intervals (if needed) until just melted.
    Add 1 marshmallow into the melted chocolate and submerge it. Remove the marshmallow, remove excess chocolate by tapping it against the side of the bowl gently.
    Here, you may add a few drops from the melted white chocolate to the chocolate and decorate as desired. 
    step by step photo guide for chocolate covered marshmallows
  • Repeat the steps with the dark to white covered chocolate marshmallows. Sit on a rack or plate and repeat the steps.
    sitting marshmallows on a rack



Calories are estimated per serving, but do not include the sprinkles
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Serving: 6People | Calories: 271kcal | Carbohydrates: 79g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 5mg | Sugar: 60g | Vitamin A: 1IU | Vitamin C: 18mg | Calcium: 1mg | Iron: 1mg