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Candy Strawberries

Rated as 4.33 out of 5 Stars

"Perfect addition for cookie trays for parties!"
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Ingredients

servings 111
Original recipe yields 24 servings (2 dozen)

Directions

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  1. Combine gelatin, pecans, and coconut. Stir in milk and vanilla; mix well. Chill one hour.
  2. Shape into strawberries. Roll in red sugar; tint sliced almonds with green food coloring and insert in top of "berries" to form leaves.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 111 calories; 4.7 16.1 2 3 50 Full nutrition

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Thank you so much for posting this recipe. When I was a child, my neighbor use to always make these around the holidays. I've wanted the recipes for years, but never knew how to find it. Thes...

Most helpful critical review

These candy strawberries tasted terrible. They were a mouthful of sugar. They looked pretty and that's about it.

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Thank you so much for posting this recipe. When I was a child, my neighbor use to always make these around the holidays. I've wanted the recipes for years, but never knew how to find it. Thes...

GORGEOUS! If you are even curious about these, then you MUST make them. They are so adorable and delicious. I made these along with several other candies for a small Christmas get together an...

We made hundreds of these for my wedding reception (a tradition in my husband's family). Everyone loves them. You can also use orange gelatin and shape them into oranges.

Thank you for posting this recipe. I love this one. It makes a great accent to any cookie tray and they taste great too! You can modify this by leaving out the ground pecans and almonds. ...

I love this recipe my grandmother had it in one of her old Utility Company cookbooks, we made them every year together. They always look so pretty!! Update! This year I used different flavored ...

These candy strawberries tasted terrible. They were a mouthful of sugar. They looked pretty and that's about it.

I love this recipe. I have been making it for years. I found it in an old candy cookbook. They are definitely sweet, but it's candy, what do you expect. And make sure you use sweetened condensed...

My Great Aunt Bert always made these so I have continued the tradition every Christmas. I shape mine into strawberry shapes, roll the bottom in red sugar and then dip the top in green. Very fe...

They look like real strawberries! Tasty flavor make these a great addition to any event!!!