Looking for a simple, sweet and yummy snack? Try making licorice wands! These milk chocolate covered licorice sticks can satisfy any sweet tooth!
Makes 26 small licorice wands
Takes about one hour to make
1 cup chocolate chips (Jessica used milk chocolate!)
13 licorice sticks (your favorite flavor)
Optional: 2-3 Oreo or Chocolate Chip Cookies
Step 1:Cut the licorice sticks in half to make about 15cm sticks
Step 2:If using the optional cookies - place them in a plastic sandwich bag and crush them into crumbs - place in a bowl.
***Note: If using Oreo Cookies - separate the 2 halfs and remove the cream filling before crushing the cookies***
Step 3:Melt the chocolate chips in a microwave safe bowl by placing microwave on high for 30 seconds. Stir and continue repeating for another 30 seconds until chocolate is melted. (Careful - bowl will be hot).
Step 4:When chocolate is melted pour into a skinny glass to make the next step easier.
Step 5:Dip the licorice sticks about half-way into the chocolate and sprinkle them with the cookie crumbs as desired.
Step 6:Place sticks onto wax paper on a plate and set in refrigerator until chocolate is frozen completely
Step 7:Remove sticks from wax paper, place in a serving cup and enjoy!