Introduction: Fruit Bouquets' How to Make Santa Hat Strawberries

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    The perfect holiday snack for your next family gathering or office holiday party. These Santa Hat fruit arrangements by Julie Mulligan are sure to be a taste hit.

    What you need:

    • Strawberries
    • White melting chocolate
    • Coconut flakes
    • Mini marshmallows

    Author: Julie Mulligan.

    Step 1: Remove the Stem From the Strawberry

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      • Don’t cut off the stem. Gently pull it away to preserve the shape of the berry.

      Step 2: Add White Chocolate

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        • Dip the bottom end of the strawberry into your bowl of melted white chocolate. Make sure you cover about a quarter of the berry.

        Step 3: Add Your Coconut Flakes

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          • Hold your dipped strawberry over the bowl of shredded coconut, then with a spoon drop, sprinkle your coconut flakes onto the chocolate.
          • Once the chocolate is covered, place the berry on a plate dipped side down.

          Step 4: Add the Marshmallow

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            • Dip a mini marshmallow into the melted chocolate and the place on top of the berry.

            Step 5: Happy Holidays!

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              • Now that you've completed your Santa Hats, enjoy these tasty treat with your favorite holiday beverage.

              Comments

              dfinlay1 (author)2014-12-12

              Great, easy and quick, will be making these treats for my daughters birthday at Christmas.

              Fruit Bouquets (author)dfinlay12014-12-23

              Thank you so much for sharing =)

              nancyjaneyoung (author)2017-11-18

              I do not eat coconut; but my friends do!!! This is a lovely addition to the Christmas goodie boxes I create! Thank you for ths Instructable!

              hamsammy made it! (author)2014-12-22

              Thank you so much for the great instructable. For anyone looking for measurements I used 2 small cartons of strawberries, half a bag of Ghirideli melting chocolate, 1/4-1/3 bag of coconut, and maybe 20 marshmallows. Other than the strawberries running out I was surprised how much coconut we used after I chopped it nice and fine.

              Fruit Bouquets (author)hamsammy2014-12-23

              Thanks for sharing =)

              Raitis made it! (author)2014-12-21

              Just made a test batch. They not only look good, but taste great as well! Thanks!

              Dipping into coconut works just as fine as sprinkling some over.

              Fruit Bouquets (author)Raitis2014-12-21

              Yummy!

              Redhills (author)2014-12-14

              Just an amazing job - well thought of, so cute and so easy. You're a genius! Merry Christmas .... maybe Santa would like these instead of cookies ;-)

              Nrgdragon (author)Redhills2014-12-14

              He will...if you make enough,that is.

              jlsajfj (author)Nrgdragon2014-12-17

              i was pretty sure he wasn't THAT fat. Oh wait wrong guy, your right.

              105415 (author)2014-12-12

              I have a good question though.. How do u hold these lol. It was a little messy when I held it lol

              Nrgdragon (author)1054152014-12-14

              hold it on the side and bottom at the same time like in the picture(you may need to click the picture for clarity)

              ysabet (author)2014-12-14

              Cute and quick! Thanks! Also, just a thought-- if you are (like me) allergic to coconut, you could replace the coconut flakes with a good Divinity recipe.

              b33ma247 (author)2014-12-14

              Just to let you know "a strawberry IS NOT A BERRY"... But a banana is!
              Oh and love these!! Definitely going to make some

              billie.nenninger (author)2014-12-14

              These look really good, I am going to try them for Christmas get-together.

              billie.nenninger (author)2014-12-14

              These look really good, I am going to try them for Christmas get-together.

              grols (author)2014-12-13

              celebration will be wonderful, thank you)

              jjdebenedictis (author)2014-12-12

              Squeal! The perfect treat to bring to the staff Christmas party! Seriously, these are just adorable. :)

              105415 (author)2014-12-12

              Wow this is so cute! I would have never thought of this! Thanks so much I love cooking and crafting with food sometimes. I made it and it turned out really good thx

              PavelT1 (author)2014-12-11

              I never knew that strawberrys resemble santa hats till today.

              Fruit Bouquets (author)PavelT12014-12-12

              Who would've thought!?

              sabu.dawdy (author)2014-12-11

              absolutely beautiful presentation

              Appreciate the kind words. We are definitely looking to make similar presentations in the future.

              live4ktm (author)2014-12-12

              Awesome !

              Raitis (author)2014-12-11

              I think this may solve some of the small Christmas gifts problems. Thanks!

              Fruit Bouquets (author)Raitis2014-12-11

              Glad we could help Raitis. Good luck and go for it!

              xxlauraxx (author)2014-12-11

              Super cute. Nice to get some fresh fruit on the appetizer tray along with the other sugary snacks.

              Fruit Bouquets (author)xxlauraxx2014-12-11

              Yes Laura! It complements those sugary snacks nicely. Thanks for reading.

              tinaciousz (author)2014-12-11

              Beautiful! I want to make these for my family's Christmas brunch!

              Definitely worth it and I bet they'll all enjoy! Thanks for commenting :)

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