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Elegant Shortbread Sticks

These delicious sticks should accompany a cup of tea or coffee.

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Prep Time: 20 min.
Baking Time: 40 min.
Difficulty: Easy
Servings: Makes 12 shortbread sticks.
  • 1 bag SNICKERS® Brand FUN SIZE®
  • 1 bag DOVE® PROMISES® Dark Chocolate
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 1/2 cups (3 sticks) unsalted butter
  • 1 cup ricotta cheese, optional
  • 1 tablespoon strawberry preserves, optional
  • 1 cup fresh fruit, optional
  • 9x13-inch baking pan
  • Aluminum foil
  • Sharp knife
  • Waxed paper
  • Baking sheet
  • 1/2-inch wide satin ribbon, optional

  1. Process flour, sugar, salt and 1 cup roughly chopped SNICKERS® Brand FUN SIZE® in food processor until finely chopped. Add butter and process until just combined. Press mixture into foil-lined baking pan. Score surface, marking 12 shortbread sticks, each 9X3/4 -inch. Bake in preheated 325-degree oven for 40 minutes, or until golden brown.
  2. While warm, cut strips in pan, using scored lines as guide, cool completely. Meanwhile, set aside 5 pieces of DOVE® PROMISES® Dark Chocolate and microwave remaining chocolate for 30 seconds or until just melted. Remove and add 5 reserved pieces, stir until melted.
  3. Break apart shortbread sticks and dip one end into melted DOVE® PROMISES® Dark Chocolate. Place on waxed paper-lined baking sheet and refrigerate until ready to serve.
  4. Before serving, tie ribbon around one end of shortbread stick. Serve with ricotta sweetened with strawberry preserves and fresh fruit.

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