February 14, 2015
Chocolate cherry cordials are a Valentine's Day tradition and this homemade version is absolutely delicious. The combination of syrupy sweet cherries paired with velvety milk chocolate make for one dynamite candy.
Chocolate Cherry Cordials
Recipe from Fuzzy Dragon1
450 grams of powdered sugar (1 pound or 3 1/2 cups packed) + 1 cup extra in case you need more
1/2 cup light corn syrup
1/2 cup soft unsalted butter (1 stick)
1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
2 jars of cocktail or maraschino cherries (approximately 100 cherries)
12 oz (340 grams) of semi sweet chocolate chips (I had to use an extra package, so be prepared in case you need more)
For full recipe instructions, watch the video below.