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Celebrate all things cocoa with our favourite chocolate dessert recipes, from indulgent tarts to elegant cakes, rich puddings and pies

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  • Chocolate cake with slice cut on cake stand

    Easy chocolate fudge cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.852 ratings

    Need a guaranteed crowd-pleasing cake that's easy to make? This super-squidgy chocolate fudge cake with smooth icing is an instant baking win

  • Chocolate tiffin squares

    Chocolate tiffin

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.60 ratings

    Go all out and treat yourself to these chocolate tiffin slices, full of milk and dark chocolate, raisins and biscuit. Be warned: they won't last long!

  • Chocolate orange tart

    Chocolate orange tart

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.19 ratings

    This clever no-bake tart from Elle Young uses raw cacao and coconut oil, sweetened naturally with dates, oranges and honey

  • Squidgy chocolate pear pudding

    Squidgy chocolate pear pudding

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.115 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

  • Chocolate cheesecake with two slices cut out

    Chocolate cheesecake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.71 ratings

    Treat family and friends to this decadent chocolate dessert. It's an indulgent end to a dinner party or weekend family meal

  • Scoops of chocolate ice cream in a bowl

    Chocolate ice cream

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Forget the faff of ice cream makers and custard – this fudgy chocolate ice cream not only tastes divine, it's easy to make at home too

  • Torta del Nonna

    Chocolate torta della nonna

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 ratings

    Give this Tuscan tart a delicious twist by adding dark chocolate to the traditional custard filling and delicate sweet pastry

  • Hot mocha puddings

    Hot mocha puddings

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.5 ratings

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

  • Sweetheart choc & hazelnut sandwiches

    Sweetheart choc & hazelnut sandwiches

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.8 ratings

    A loving spoonful in the form of delicious heart-shaped French toasts with a sweet chocolatey filling

  • Chocolate & banana French toast

    Chocolate & banana French toast

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.17 ratings

    An indulgent treat for when you're in need of a sweet fix - chocolate and banana sandwiched in fried bread

  • Chocolate coconut banoffee pie

    Chocolate coconut banoffee pie

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.12 ratings

    A dazzling dessert with bourbon biscuit base, caramel layer, creamy coconut topping and banana toffee

  • Chocolate fondant on a plate with molten centre oozing out

    Easy chocolate molten cakes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.116 ratings

    Bake an impressive dinner party dessert with minimum fuss – these chocolate puddings, also known as chocolate fondant or lava cake, have a lovely gooey centre

  • Bitter chocolate truffles

    Bitter chocolate truffles

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

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

  • Double-the-love chocolate cake

    Double-the-love chocolate cake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.17 ratings

    A simple white chocolate buttercream looks great when it’s swirled over this gorgeous wedding cake – however roughly you do it

  • Dark & squidgy chocolate torte

    Dark & squidgy chocolate torte

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.64 ratings

    This dessert is dark and dense, but not so rich it defeats you. It freezes brilliantly too

  • Chocolate macarons

    Chocolate macarons

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.40 ratings

    These luxurious little macarons are the perfect light hit when only chocolate will do

  • No-cook chocolate tart

    No-bake chocolate tart

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.237 ratings

    You can make this indulgent chocolate tart up to two days ahead. Any leftovers will make a welcome treat with a cup of coffee the next day

  • Chocolate ganache & salted caramel brittle

    Chocolate ganache & salted caramel brittle

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.9 ratings

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

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