Chocolate Garnishes for Your Valentine’s Day Cupcakes

Valentine’s Day is coming up and I know that you can’t wait to cuddle up with your special someone and…

Enjoy a tasty Valentine’s Day cupcake! Pay special attention to the chocolate stencils made by yours truly down below!

If you want to make your Valentine’s Day special why not top your Valentine’s Day desserts with these adorable chocolate stencils? Here’s how you can make these lovable treats to share with your sweetie!

Melt your favorite chocolate in a heat safe bowl placed over a saucepan filled one- fourth of the way with boiling water. Stir the chocolate as it melts so it turns out nice and smooth like this:

image23 Pour the melted chocolate into a squeeze bottle. Take some parchment paper and let your creativity run free as you write or draw ‘sweet nothings’ to your special someone. Need help? Craftsy has a useful tutorial on how to trace images with melted chocolate. image1 Place your creations in the fridge and let them sit for about 15 to 20 minutes. You can pipe the frosting in the meantime. After 20 minutes take the chocolate out of the fridge (they should be stiff by now) and delicately press the garnish into the frosting. Be extra careful so not to break them. And….voila! image img_0325 Cute right? Enjoy and Happy Valentine’s Day!

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