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Chocolate dessert recipes

32 Recipes

Celebrate all things cocoa with our tart, cake, pudding and pie recipes.

White chocolate & cardamom tart with raspberry dust

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(1 ratings)
Try this stunning white chocolate dessert to finish off your Sunday roast - sprinkle with freeze-dried raspberry dust to make it extra special
1 hour and 30 minutes
Moderately easy

Chocolate orange tart

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(3 ratings)
This clever no-bake tart from Elle Young uses raw cacao and coconut oil, sweetened naturally with dates, oranges and honey
15 minutes
Easy

Squidgy chocolate pear pudding

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(12 ratings)
This hot, gooey chocolate pud, with dark chocolate and canned pears, can be made ahead and frozen - a perfect no-fuss dinner party dessert
55 minutes
Easy

Torta del Nonna

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(3 ratings)
Give this Tuscan tart a delicious twist by adding dark chocolate to the traditional custard filling and delicate sweet pastry
1 hour and 55 minutes
Moderately easy

Hot mocha puddings

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It only takes a few minutes to mix, microwave and top these hot chocolate puds with ice cream and liquer for a rich, indulgent dessert
10 minutes
Easy

Sweetheart choc & hazelnut sandwiches

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(7 ratings)
A loving spoonful in the form of delicious heart-shaped French toasts with a sweet chocolatey filling
10 minutes
Easy

Chocolate & banana French toast

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(6 ratings)
An indulgent treat for when you're in need of a sweet fix - chocolate and banana sandwiched in fried bread
18 minutes
Easy

Chocolate coconut banoffee pie

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(8 ratings)
A dazzling dessert with bourbon biscuit base, caramel layer, creamy coconut topping and banana toffee
1 hour and 30 minutes
Moderately easy

Chocolate balloon bowls

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These edible bowls will turn your dinner party dessert into something really impressive - fill with ice cream or your favourite pud
20 minutes
Easy

Chocolate tea-pots

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Not only are these rich desserts served in tea cups, they're also infused with Earl Grey and English Breakfast tea
15 minutes
Easy

Bitter chocolate truffles

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These bitesize chocolate treats are an impressive way to end a meal and also make a great gift
20 minutes
Easy

Double-the-love chocolate cake

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(12 ratings)
A simple white chocolate buttercream looks great when it’s swirled over this gorgeous wedding cake – however roughly you do it
3 hours and 50 minutes
Easy

Dark & squidgy chocolate torte

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(40 ratings)
This dessert is dark and dense, but not so rich it defeats you. It freezes brilliantly too
45 minutes
Easy

Chocolate macaroons

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(20 ratings)
These luxurious little treats are the perfect light hit when only chocolate will do
45 minutes
Moderately easy

No-cook chocolate tart

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(176 ratings)
You can make it up to two days ahead. Any leftovers will make a welcome treat with a cup of coffee the next day
25 minutes
Moderately easy

Chocolate ganache & salted caramel brittle

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This restaurant-quality dessert is sure to dazzle your guests. The toffee shard also contains hazelnuts
35 minutes
Moderately easy

Chocolate marquise

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(50 ratings)
For the decadent dinner party - this rich chocolate dessert is for serious chocoholics only
45 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

White chocolate berry cheesecake

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(99 ratings)
A stunning no-cook pudding bursting with summer flavours - great for relaxed entertaining
6 hours and 25 minutes
Easy

Millionaire's chocolate tart

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(40 ratings)
A dinner party version of teatime favourite, millionaire's shortbread. It's not too bitter, so the kids will love it too
2 hours
Moderately easy

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