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Christmas chocolate recipes

40 Recipes

Treat yourself to a sweet treat - it's Christmas!

Squidgy chocolate pear pudding

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(11 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

Chocolate orange & cranberry red velvet bombe

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(4 ratings)
This stunning festive dessert makes a great alternative to Christmas pudding, with a hidden cream cheese and cranberry filling
1 hour and 55 minutes
For the keen cook

Chocolate meringue Mont Blanc cake

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(1 ratings)
This towering cake has layers of chocolate sponge, meringue and chestnut cream - a stunning centrepiece for a festive dinner party
2 hours and 10 minutes
Moderately easy

Freeze-ahead chocolate & chestnut parfait

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(1 ratings)
This make-ahead festive dessert is deliciously different and incredibly simple to make, with amaretti biscuits, fresh oranges and double cream
25 minutes
Easy

Snow globe hot chocolate

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(7 ratings)
Marshmallows and strawberry laces transform into a snowman in this cute edible gift idea - a hot chocolate kit in a jam jar - perfect family fun
20 minutes
Easy

Chocolate-dipped cardamom fudge

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(1 ratings)
Buttery fudge is spiked with fragrant cardamom then dipped in dark chocolate - sprinkle with freeze-dried raspberries for extra flavour
1 hour
For the keen cook

Chocolate, mint & chilli truffles

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(0 ratings)
Make these easy homemade truffles as an edible gift or after dinner treat - balance heat from the chilli with cooling mint extract
20 minutes
Easy

Chocolate orange tart

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(2 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

Chocolate pudding with spiced berry syrup

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(3 ratings)
James Martin serves his steamed chocolate sponge with whole cherries and a fruity sauce - perfect for a smart dinner party
1 hour and 55 minutes
Easy

Chocolate gingerbread advent calendar

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(1 ratings)
This versatile biscuit dough can be baked into any shape- we create an edible Advent calendar from bunting, snowflake and bauble cookies
2 hours and 15 minutes
Easy

Melting middle truffles

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(53 ratings)
Get these made and in the freezer up to a month ahead, then simply pull them out when you’re ready
50 minutes
Easy

Nutty chocolate crunch

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(17 ratings)
Turn all those nuts, biscuits and chocolate from Christmas into these delicious tiffin bites, great for gifts
25 minutes
Easy

Coffee semifreddo

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(50 ratings)
This elegant dessert is easy to slice straight from the freezer
20 minutes
Easy

White chocolate chip fudge

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(30 ratings)
Fudge makes a great gift - put in your friends' favourite chocolate and give them a sweet treat for Christmas
25 minutes
Moderately easy

Christmas pudding cake pops

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(11 ratings)
These lollipops are a fantastic festive treat for kids and make an impressive centrepiece too
2 hours and 10 minutes
Moderately easy

Chocolate chip mince pies

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Get the kids involved with BBC Good Food food editor Barney's child-friendly chocolate mince pies
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy

Chocolate & chestnut truffle torte

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(16 ratings)
This glamorous dessert makes the perfect festive centrepiece for a posh Christmas party
6 hours
Moderately easy

Chocolate fruitcake

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(20 ratings)
If anyone in your family isn't keen on traditional fruitcake, this might be the compromise you've been looking for
2 hours and 35 minutes
Easy

Black Forest trifle

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(22 ratings)
James Martin's indulgent trifle won't keep you in the kitchen for long but will impress guests at your next get-together
30 minutes
Easy

Peppermint hot chocolate

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(7 ratings)
Everyone's favourite quick winter treat gets a festive facelift
12 minutes
Easy

Triple chocolate cupcake kit

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(7 ratings)
The perfect Christmas gift for someone who loves to bake - the ingredients for delectable chocolate cupcakes
25 minutes
Easy

Mint Chocolate truffles

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(11 ratings)
An impressive accompaniment to after-dinner coffee, or box these up for gifts
35 minutes
Easy

White chocolate pretzel bites

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(6 ratings)
Combine salty crushed pretzels with sweet chocolate and raisins to create bite-sized sweets ideal for a gift hamper
15 minutes
Easy

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