what tool do you use to dip chocolate

Dipping doesn’t have to be hard. With a few easy steps you can learn how to dip candy in chocolate – without crying! Learn how easy it is to make homemade chocolate truffles and chocolate candy at home without any fuss!

Use a Spiral Dipping Wand for Better Chocolate Coating. Chances are high that you’ve seen one of this spiral-topped wands before and wondered what in the world you’d use it for. A spiral dipping wand was specifically designed for enrobing round treats in chocolate.
what tool do you use to dip chocolate

Melting and Dipping Candy in Chocolate Video

This video was filmed before I redid my kitchen, and before I had any filming equipment.

How to Dip Candy in Chocolate Without Crying

I’ve been wanting to do a dipping instruction for awhile. Text explanations can be confusing, photos are great, but videos are better, and after I got some comments on Instagram when I posted my Peanut Butter Covered Oreo Truffles I figured, why not go for it?

Hopefully, after you watch this video you’ll be able to have more confidence in your dipping skills. Really, it’s all about practice and finding out what works for you. I still end up with truffles that I think are ugly, and sometimes I surprise myself.

Check out the post down below for more tips and tricks!

How to Dip Stuff in Chocolate Like a Pro


What is the best way to dip chocolate?

Set one candy onto a two-pronged fork, then completely dip candy into melted chocolate. Gently tap the fork against side of the bowl to remove any excess melted chocolate. Place onto baking sheet lined with waxed paper. Repeat with remaining candy.

What tool is used to melt chocolate?

A chocolate melter or chocolate warmer is a large pan set in a water bath. You can control the temperature of the water, which then heats up the pan and warms the chocolate at the temperature you want. You can not only melt the chocolate using this tool, but it can also keep your chocolate at a certain temperature.

What utensil is used to melt chocolate?

Double Boiler Sets Affordable stainless steel all-in-one sets like those from Ovalware or ZenChef include handy silicone-tipped accessories like spoons, ladles, and candy thermometers. Unlike glass vessels, stainless steel transfers heat quickly but does not allow clear visibility when monitoring the melting process.

How do you eat candy with a dipping tool?

Using a dipping tool or fork, dip your candies in the chocolate. Place the fork or dipping tool under the center of the candy. Carefully lower the candy into the chocolate, pushing it just under the top of the chocolate. Slowly lift the candy out of the chocolate and tap the fork several times on the side of the bowl to remove any excess.

What is dipping chocolate?

Dipping chocolate is a form of melted chocolate for dipping strawberries, pretzels, peppermint, wafers, and more. Bakers temper chocolate over low heat, melting it to a velvety smooth consistency to make a drizzle topping for ice cream or cupcakes or a dipping sauce for other foods.

How do you dip a candy ball in chocolate?

You can either use a chocolate dipping fork or a standard fork (the chocolate dipping fork will have a much better grip). Then all you need to do is place the fork into the candy ball and dip it entirely into your melted chocolate. Once coated, tap the fork onto the side of the bowl so any excess falls into the bowl.

Can you dip candy in chocolate?

From caramels to truffles, dipping candies in chocolate makes for a delightful treat. They are great for serving at parties or for holidays, as your guests will love them. However, working with chocolate can be messy, which can result in a dirty kitchen. So how to dip candy in chocolate? Let’s take a closer look.

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