Baked chocolate tart with two slices cut out, on a plate

Chocolate tart recipes

Make one of our irresistible chocolate tarts for a decadent dinner party dessert. Choose from no-cook tarts, baked chocolate and hazelnut, salted caramel and more.

51 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A buttery pastry case with a layer of caramel and just a hint of salt, studded with nuts and finished with a fudge filling

1 hr and 30 mins
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11 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Imagine a chocolate shortbread pastry case with fudgy brownie filling that hides pockets of oozy caramel... This is a chocolate lover’s dream dessert

1 hr and 55 mins
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230 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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 mins
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59 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A dinner party version of teatime favourite, millionaire's shortbread. It's not too bitter, so the kids will love it too

2 hrs
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28 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This gooey chocolate dessert is given a hint of spice with cinnamon in the pastry. It freezes well for an easy dinner party dessert

1 hr and 30 mins
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17 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Pecan pie crossed with chocolate tart with a dash of maple syrup - we can't argue with that

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
17 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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

15 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Bake this sophisticated dessert to end your dinner party on a high. A chocolate pastry crust is filled with unctuous ganache filling and topped with caramelised salted pecans

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
14 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A pure, unadulterated chocolate hit, made extra-special with crunchy hazelnut praline

1 hr
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4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Impress your guests with this decadent chocolate and date tart in a shortcrust pastry case. Suitable for vegans, it's sure to go down a treat with everyone

1 hr and 10 mins
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9 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A chocolate tart with a rich taste and moussey texture – but with two-thirds less fat than the classic version

1 hr
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11 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Prepare in advance for the perfect end to any meal

1 hr and 50 mins
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12 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Sweet cocoa pastry is filled with a rich, fruity filling of chocolate and cherries in this heavenly German gateau-inspired dessert

1 hr and 40 mins
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4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A stunning layered dessert to impress dinner party guests - assemble everything ahead of time for stress-free entertaining

1 hr and 30 mins
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13 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Lace this classic banana and toffee pie with a little dark rum. Top with whipped cream and chocolate

1 hr and 50 mins
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11 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Layer up two types of chocolate ganache on a biscuit base to make a stunning marbled tart - perfect as a dinner party dessert

50 mins
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13 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A grown-up make-ahead dessert that looks gorgeous when sliced. It's easy to transport too, if you're taking it to a friend's for pudding

2 hrs and 10 mins
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8 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Elegant Jaffa-flavoured tarts that the whole family will want to indulge in

3 hrs
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8 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Crunchy, crumbly cinder toffee makes a rich open torte with dark chocolate ganache even more decadent

1 hr and 10 mins
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4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr and 55 mins
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5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

The only rule with these is to eat them straight from the oven while the centres are still gooey... but that's no hardship

1 hr
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3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try this stunning white chocolate dessert to finish off your Sunday roast - sprinkle with freeze-dried raspberry dust to make it extra special

1 hr and 30 mins
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2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Layer salted caramel and thick chocolate cream on a chocolate pastry base and top with crunchy honeycomb for a dessert with a difference

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
12 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr and 30 mins
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