Chocolate Strawberry Ladybugs – Easy & Fun Dessert Idea!

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Here’s a fun dessert idea that combines chocolate and strawberries into delicious Chocolate Strawberry Ladybugs. These easy to make little treats will be the hit at any event or gathering!  
Here's a fun dessert idea that combines chocolate and strawberries into delicious Chocolate Strawberry Ladybugs.

I love fun themed dessert ideas. I love them more when they’re easy to make. There are fewer things that are cuter than a ladybug dessert and well this dessert is a trifecta because it incorporates 3 of my favorite things, Chocolate, Strawberries & Ladybugs.

The best part is that it’s so easy to make with minimal ingredients and most important minimal work. However, the product is a gorgeous ladybug that is out of this world adorable! I can’t believe how cute it is and how delicious it is to eat (although you might not want to because of how perfect they look) These are perfect for a summer gathering, spring fling or just because!

Use them for a birthday party or even a picnic. The sky is the limit! Best of all you won’t break a sweat making them!


What you’ll Need: 

  • 1 Pint Fresh Strawberries
  • Wilton Milk Chocolate Candy Discs
  • 1-2 pieces Black Licorice Rope
  • Edible Eyes


 Cut the stems off the strawberries and cut a small sliver off the bottom side of each berry so they will lay flat.

Melt chocolate per package directions.

Dip each berry into the chocolate coating about a third of each one.

Place 2 edible eyes on each dipped berry and let harden for about 5 minutes.

Place the rest of the melted chocolate into a small plastic baggie and pipe a line down the middle and little dots all over the top to resemble a ladybug.

While this chocolate hardens, cut tiny ½ inch pieces of licorice.

Poke two of these into each berry, one above each eye to resemble antennae’s.

Fun for summer parties!

Aren’t they perfect?

Looking for more fun ideas? Check out 20 delicious desserts on a stick,  or How about some Summer fun cookies?

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  • Reply LadyBug Sandwich - ConservaMom

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    August 7, 2018 at 9:34 am
  • Reply monique s

    I adore these! Such a great idea. It is fun, yummy and the kids will love them too and they are a bit healthier

    July 21, 2017 at 8:28 am
  • Reply Cynthia C

    Such a cute snack! They would really make adorable cake or cupcake decorations for my niece’s birthday.

    July 20, 2017 at 6:30 am
  • Reply BILL HOFF

    We are always looking for different treats to prepare the grand kids…and me!!

    July 19, 2017 at 7:27 pm
  • Reply Tami Vollenweider

    I got to try these for my grand son. I made some like baseballs for his 1st Birthday! He’s moving back here in about six weeks and it would be a neat surprise for him!

    July 19, 2017 at 1:23 pm
  • Reply Mia

    My granddaughter adores ladybugs and we have done different variations on snacks. This will be another fun one.

    July 19, 2017 at 11:26 am
  • Reply James Robert

    The kids sure would love these but as a dad, I am really not too talented and seem to be all thumbs when it comes to this type of creativity. Sure like them though and maybe something fun for the kids to do with me.

    July 19, 2017 at 6:22 am
  • Reply LB

    This is such a cute and easy idea. Perfect for summer. I wish my hubby liked strawberries.

    July 18, 2017 at 7:43 pm
  • Reply Lauryn R

    This is sun a fun idea, thank you so much for sharing! These would be perfect for a birthday party, or even just for fun! My kids would absolutely love them. 🙂 Thanks for sharing!

    July 18, 2017 at 7:21 pm
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