25 Best Chocolate Recipes

The Chocolate Bon Bon Cocktail

The Chocolate Bon Bon Cocktail

A chocolate dessert turned liquid, the Chocolate Bon Bon cocktail is sure to win over the chocoholics. The recipe is courtesy of Morgans Hotel Group. Click ...


By marcyafranklin

The Chocolate Raspberry Eclair Cocktail

The Chocolate Raspberry Eclair Cocktail

We highly recommend an eclair pairing with this sweet cocktail, made at McGillin's Olde Ale House. Click here for more ways to drink your dessert.


By marcyafranklin

PointsPlus Chocolate Chile Cookies Recipe

PointsPlus Chocolate Chile Cookies Recipe
5

Add some heat to your sweets, with this spicy chocolate cookie recipe. 


By WeightWatchers.com

The Chocolate Egg Cream Shot

The Chocolate Egg Cream Shot

For the New Yorkers in the bunch, the Chocolate Egg Cream Shot uses real cream and chocolate liqueur. (Keep this one away from the kiddos.) To make a ...


By marcyafranklin

Moelleux au Chocolat (Molten Chocolate Cake) Recipe

Moelleux au Chocolat (Molten Chocolate Cake) Recipe
5

Eating this scrumptious yet simple dessert will always remind me of Paris, where I enjoyed my first "Moelleux au Chocolat" — fortunately for me and all ...


By Ashley

Flourless Chocolate Cake with Walnuts Recipe

Flourless Chocolate Cake with Walnuts Recipe
5

I'll be perfectly honest — I'm not much of a baker. The precise measurements, the exact timing of everything, it's not really my game. But, for this cake, I ...


By Maryse Chevriere

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups Recipe

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups Recipe
5

As a chocolate candy lover, Reese's Peanut Butter Cups are my ultimate nostalgic treat. Although making chocolate peanut butter cups at home may seem ...


By Molly Aronica

Chocolate Zucchini Bread Pudding Recipe

Chocolate Zucchini Bread Pudding Recipe
3.35

I discovered chocolate zucchini bread one summer day when I thought I had enough bananas for a quick bread and didn't, but instead had a big haul of ...


By Valaer Murray

Dark Varietal Chocolate Drink Recipe

Dark Varietal Chocolate Drink Recipe
3.5

This is not your child’s cocoa. This hot chocolate is made with finished chocolate, and not cocoa powder. Michael suggests grating the chocolate on the ...


By Michael Recchiuti

Extra-Bitter Chocolate Sauce Recipe

Extra-Bitter Chocolate Sauce Recipe

Unsweetened natural cocoa powder is the base for this sauce. Natural cocoa powder, albeit lighter in color than Dutch-processed cocoa, has a more chocolaty ...


By Michael Recchiuti

White Chocolate Raspberry Cookies Recipe

White Chocolate Raspberry Cookies Recipe
4.5

White chocolate and raspberries feel like delicacies, especially in the middle of winter, and luxurious cookies match perfectly with that flute of champagne ...


By Big Girls Small Kitchen

Himalayan Salt Bowl Chocolate Fondue Recipe

Himalayan Salt Bowl Chocolate Fondue Recipe
5

Using these Himalayan salt bowls, you get beautiful presentation and great taste in one. The bowls keeps the chocolate warm without overheating it and is ...


By Mark Bitterman

Triple Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Triple Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe
5

These cookies taste so good, they will make you feel better about just about anything. Best when served warm, with slightly gooey centers, with a glass of milk.


By Bronson Van Wyck

Total Heaven Chocolate Almond Cake

Total Heaven Chocolate Almond Cake
2.4

Back when I was a partner in the Total Heaven Baking Company, a wholesale baking company founded by Bill Liederman and me, having a pastry chef was still a ...


By Nick Malgieri

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups Recipe

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups Recipe
4

My mother used to make individual chocolate cakes for me and my playmates. Each having our own made us feel extra special. Years later, I dusted off her ...


By Jordan Pervere

Bacon Chocolate Chip Pancakes Recipe

Bacon Chocolate Chip Pancakes Recipe
5

Pancakes, chocolate, bacon — “there’s nothing wrong with that situation,” as one taste-tester commented. This happy marriage of vices is a great option when ...


By Maryse Chevriere

Gluten-free Chocolate Cake Recipe

Gluten-free Chocolate Cake Recipe
4.15

Chocolate Cake with fluffy Marshmallow Frosting is a fabulous birthday treat for children and adults alike. To make a layer cake, simply double the recipe ...


By Elana Amsterdam

Frozen Mexican Chocolate Mousse Recipe

Frozen Mexican Chocolate Mousse Recipe
3.45

Don't be fooled — even though it's frozen, this dessert packs some heat. Serve à la mode to mellow out the fire. If you can't find Mexican chocolate (such ...


By Will Budiaman

Chocolate-Dipped Banana Bonbons Recipe

Chocolate-Dipped Banana Bonbons Recipe
5

When I was a child, my mom would seldom let desserts enter the house. Sure, pints of vanilla and coffee heath bar would appear around the holidays, ...


By Allison Beck

Chocolate Chili Cupcakes with a Chocolate Bourbon Glaze Recipe

Chocolate Chili Cupcakes with a Chocolate Bourbon Glaze Recipe
4.1

These go well with chili, as the hint of spice in the cake is mellowed nicely by the sweet bourbon glaze. These are also simple in appearance, so they are a ...


By Amanda Glendinning

L.A. Burdick Classic Hot Chocolate

L.A. Burdick Classic Hot Chocolate

With locations in New York, Boston, Cambridge, Mass., and Walpole, Mass., this delectable chocolate shop interprets the classic cup of cocoa as an ...


By Hannah Allaman

Port and Chocolate Pecan Pie

Port and Chocolate Pecan Pie
2.85

The recipe was created by Eddy Van Damme, author and pastry chef in Houston; you can pair the pie with Taylor Fladgate 10-year-old or 20-year-old tawnies. ...


By Roger Morris

Chocolate & Red Wine dessert

Chocolate & Red Wine dessert
3.35

This is a luscious, sultry dessert especially wonderful during the Autumn/Winter season. A sinful way to end a meal with a cushiony exteriour holding a warm ...


By MariannaF

Easy Halloween Candy Chocolate Truffles

Easy Halloween Candy Chocolate Truffles
3.35

I was curious if I could make something delicious out of leftover candy from Halloween. Sure Reese's Cups, Hershey Bars, and the like are easy. No, I wanted ...


By Pamela Braun

The Salty Hot Chocolate Float Recipe

The Salty Hot Chocolate Float Recipe
4

It might be October, but you can still enjoy a taste of summer in your favorite fall drink. Elle’s Patisserie of Springfield, Mo., offers this delicious ...


By Hannah Allaman

Chocolate

What is Chocolate?

There are many brands of baking chocolates out there, but most grocery stores only carry one or two options. While most of us admittedly use whichever brand is most convenient or readily available, it begs the question: Does the brand of baking chocolate really make a difference in recipes? Click here for the Best Baking Chocolate (Slideshow) To find out, a ...

Chocolate Shopping Tip

There are so many varieties of chocolate on the shelves today it can be overwhelming to pick one – as a general rule of thumb, the fewer the ingredients, the better the chocolate.

Chocolate Cooking Tip

When melting chocolate, use a double boiler and stir occasionally to avoid scorching chocolate at the bottom of the bowl.