Dark chocolate cake, topped with chocolate curls, against a pale background

Dark chocolate recipes

57 Recipes

Calling all chocoholics! Indulge in our deliciously dark chocolate collection, including rich gooey brownies, tortes, mousses, cakes and truffles.

 

Ultimate chocolate cake

4.67456

(1024 ratings)

Indulge yourself with this heavenly chocolate cake recipe that is beautifully moist, rich and fudgy. Perfect for a celebration or an afternoon tea
  • 2 hours and 10 mins
  • Easy

Dark chocolate & orange cake

4.435895

(78 ratings)

A dense, dark and devilishly delicious cake, this will be gone before you know it
  • 2 hours and 10 mins
  • Easy

Dense & dark chocolate loaf

4.316665

(15 ratings)

This cake is mixed and made in a saucepan – how easy is that! It’s best eaten on the same day, or within two
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Chocolate fridge cake

5

(1 rating)

Sophisticated and intensely chocolatey with a hit of juicy raisins and crunchy biscuit pieces, serve this decadent chocolate fridge cake as a teatime treat
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Fudgy dark chocolate cake

4.41797

(64 ratings)

Fudgy dark chocolate sponge, the perfect party cake, afternoon-tea cake or any-excuse cake
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Dark chocolate & prune mousse

3.666665

(3 ratings)

A luscious dessert that's low in fat and sugar as only a small amount of chocolate is used
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Dark chocolate & cherry bar

5

(2 ratings)

This impressive looking dessert is a chocolate lover's dream and no one will guess it uses just four ingredients...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Raspberry & dark chocolate teacakes

4.583335

(3 ratings)

These classic afternoon tea nibbles are given a fruity twist and smothered in chocolate for an extra special spread
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • A challenge

Raspberry chocolate torte

4.75

(12 ratings)

This cake takes the Austrian sachertorte to new heights. The raspberry filling adds a bright fruitiness that makes it seem far less rich than it really is. Serve in small slices
  • 40 mins
  • More effort

Easy chocolate truffles

4.191665

(30 ratings)

Chocolate truffles, beautifully wrapped in boxes, will put a smile on anyone's face – and they're so easy to make...
  • 4 hours and 35 mins
  • Easy

Dark chocolate, banana & rye loaf

4.0625

(4 ratings)

We've adapted swimmer Jazmin Carlin's favourite muffin recipe into a loaf that's free from unrefined sugars, flours and dairy. A great snack for on the go...
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Wedding cake - rich dark chocolate cake

4.69762

(105 ratings)

This recipe makes the bottom layer of our three tier wedding cake or a simple delicious chocolate cake, perfect with a touch of cream
  • 3 hours and 10 mins
  • Easy

Best ever chocolate brownies recipe

4.791025

(908 ratings)

A foolproof brownie recipe for a squidgy chocolate bake. Watch our recipe video to help you get a perfect traybake every time.
  • 1 hour
  • More effort

Salted dark chocolate, rye & courgette cake

0

(0 ratings)

Not only are these chocolate squares a great way to use up a glut of courgettes, they're topped with rye crumbs and sea salt for a chocolate cake with a twist...
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chocolate fondant

4.87005

(202 ratings)

A gooey prepare-ahead dessert that's perfect for entertaining - it's all a matter of timing.....
  • 1 hour
  • More effort

Chocolate brownie cake

4.549865

(366 ratings)

Get kids cooking at the weekend by baking this yummy brownie cake, much better than shop bought
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Chocolate crunch bars

4.8031

(113 ratings)

A little melting, stirring and chilling and you've got a chocolatey treat to enjoy with a cuppa. The kids can help, too
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Chocolate sorbet

4.1

(5 ratings)

Choose really dark chocolate and cocoa for this unusual low-fat sorbet
  • 3 hours
  • More effort

Chocolate soup

5

(1 rating)

Not a dessert for the faint-hearted, these pudding pots are pure liquid chocolate - with a dash of coffee and brandy
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Chocolate marquise

4.53846

(52 ratings)

For the decadent dinner party - this rich chocolate dessert is for serious chocoholics only
  • 45 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Blood orange & dark chocolate madeleines

0

(0 ratings)

Best enjoyed fresh from the oven, these delicate madeleines dipped in dark chocolate and dusted with blood orange powder make a delectable dessert
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • More effort

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