40 Best Chocolate Dessert Recipes


Calling all chocolate lovers! You need to stop what you’re doing right now and get ready to drool over these ultimate chocolate dessert recipes. Cakes, brownies, fudge - oh my! This list is long, but so worth the chocolate coma you’re about to go in. So let’s not delay, pinch away in this long list of decadent chocolate recipes!

Death by Oreo Cupcakes “Oh. My. Goodness. These are sooooo delicious! We...

Death by Oreo Cupcakes

“Oh. My. Goodness. These are sooooo delicious! We could hardly wait for them to cool to frost and eat! My family loves them. This recipe is definitely a keeper! Thank you so much for sharing!” - Melanie

Chocolate Truffle Cheesecake “This cheesecake is always on the top of the...

Chocolate Truffle Cheesecake

“This cheesecake is always on the top of the list of cheesecakes to make. It covers the cravings of chocolate and cheesecake all at once. It's my family's favorite and mine as well.” - Annamaria

Whipped Chocolate Candy Crunch Pie “I also have a small love affair...

Whipped Chocolate Candy Crunch Pie

“I also have a small love affair with anything chocolate , and this Whipped Chocolate Candy Crunch Pie is enough to get you ‘Chocolate wasted.’ If you have never had or made chocolate whipped cream you don’t know what you are missing. It is simply scrumptious and should be on the top of any chocolate lovers must-haves. It can be used as a topping, dip or just lick it off a spoon. It is not only incorporated into the light and fluffy pie, this pie is topped off with it.” - Debbie

Chocolate Truffle Cake “What an insanely good chocolate cake recipe. People will...

Chocolate Truffle Cake

“What an insanely good chocolate cake recipe. People will absolutely think you got this from a bakery. The cake is moist and tender, but sturdy enough to hold the frosting and ganache layers. This chocolate frosting is rich and smooth. Where this cake gets special is the chocolate ganache filling. It's rich and chocolaty with a slight orange flavor. The rich Lindt truffles are the perfect topping and make the layer cake extra fancy. This cake will make a special occasion extra special. If you're a beginning baker, we'd suggest having someone help you in the kitchen. There are a lot of steps, but the outcome is the perfect cake for a chocolate lover.” - Kitchen Crew

Salted Caramel Brownies “Ever had a craving and you had to satisfy...

Salted Caramel Brownies

“Ever had a craving and you had to satisfy that craving or die?? Well, I've had that craving for some salted caramel and chocolate! Not a big chocolate fan but when I want chocolate, well, I want chocolate!!!” - Diane

Missy's Peanut Butter Passion Cake “We are lost for words... This cake...

Missy's Peanut Butter Passion Cake

“We are lost for words... This cake is pure peanut butter heaven. It's a classic combination of peanut butter and chocolate. Adding coffee really enhances the chocolate flavor. The cake is dense but so moist. The frosting is light and fluffy, almost like a creamy mousse. This showstopper dessert is almost too pretty to eat!” - Kitchen Crew

Burning Love Molten Chocolate Cakes “Chocolate lovers, this one is for YOU!...

Burning Love Molten Chocolate Cakes

“Chocolate lovers, this one is for YOU! I make this for my husband on very special occasions such as Valentine's Day. It is wonderful but so easy.” - Debbie

Guinness Cupcakes With Nutella Cream Frosting “The combination of the Guinness beer,...

Guinness Cupcakes With Nutella Cream Frosting

“The combination of the Guinness beer, dark chocolate, and the Nutella cream frosting makes for a very moist, light, not so overly sweet cupcake. This is a favorite!” - Joyce

Rose's Chocolate Mousse Berry Cake “This chocolate mousse cake looks very fancy,...

Rose's Chocolate Mousse Berry Cake

“This chocolate mousse cake looks very fancy, but no one needs to know how easy this yummy dessert is to make. The dark chocolate and strawberries are sooo good together. There's chocolaty goodness in every bite. This dessert is cool, creamy and a great for summertime!” - Kitchen Crew

My Mother's Best Fudge Recipe “This fudge recipe is quite a treat!...

My Mother's Best Fudge Recipe

“This fudge recipe is quite a treat! It's creamy and full of chocolate flavor. Since there is no specific type of chocolate mentioned, we went with milk chocolate chips. We also opted for pecans and loved the crunch in every bite. If you don't like nuts, leave them out. This fudge will be just as fantastic. You're not going to be able to stop eating pieces of this delicious fudge.” - Kitchen Crew

Dark & Milk Chocolate Brownie Layer Cake “This cake is chewy and...

Dark & Milk Chocolate Brownie Layer Cake

“This cake is chewy and chocolaty and the brownie lovers in the family will be pleased as punch.” - Nancy

Three Musketeer Chocolate Cake “This chocolate cake recipe is so yummy! There...

Three Musketeer Chocolate Cake

“This chocolate cake recipe is so yummy! There are a few steps, but the end result is worth it. The chocolate frosting is creamy and not overly sweet. The filling's a bit thicker and really reminds me of the candy bar. If you have any leftovers, I'd store them in the fridge. But, it's so good, there may not be any.” - Kitchen Crew

Chocolate Coated Banana Bread Cake Balls “Chocolate Coated Banana Bread Cake Balls...

Chocolate Coated Banana Bread Cake Balls

“Chocolate Coated Banana Bread Cake Balls are a fun and easy two-bite dessert. They’re so good, you’ll want to shovel the entire batch into your mouth in minutes!” - Paula

Death By Chocolate Cheesecake “This no-bake cheesecake recipe is cool, creamy, and...

Death By Chocolate Cheesecake

“This no-bake cheesecake recipe is cool, creamy, and will satisfy any chocolate lover. The white chocolate pudding mix in the cream cheese layer adds a really rich flavor to the filling. Paired with the Oreo crust and chocolate fudge, you're in chocolate heaven with this cheesecake recipe. It's a simple and delicious dessert.” - Kitchen Crew

Sheet Cake That Tastes Like Brownies “This cake is aaaamazing! So chocolaty...

Sheet Cake That Tastes Like Brownies

“This cake is aaaamazing! So chocolaty and so easy to make. It will be my ‘go to’ when I get the weekday urge for chocolate.” - Lavern

Roast Cherry Dark Chocolate Brownie Sundaes “Dark chocolate brownies filled with chunks...

Roast Cherry Dark Chocolate Brownie Sundaes

“Dark chocolate brownies filled with chunks of roasted cherries and served as a sundae topped vanilla ice cream and a cherry port sauce.” - Kevin

PMS Cookies “This is a little bit of chocolate, a little bit...

PMS Cookies

“This is a little bit of chocolate, a little bit of salt, a little bit of peanut butter and then there's the marshmallow fluff - everything you need to combat PMS!!” - Kathleen

Chocolaty Chocolate Zucchini Bread “Yum yum yum...yummy!! This is a great recipe...so...

Chocolaty Chocolate Zucchini Bread

“Yum yum yum...yummy!! This is a great recipe...so good. I forgot to add the salt and didn't have any instant coffee and it was still yummy. I am going to get some instant coffee and try again. Thanks for a wonderful recipe.” - Dianna

Orange Chocolate Mousse “Not only is this mousse addictively good but it...

Orange Chocolate Mousse

“Not only is this mousse addictively good but it is also really easy to make, though you do need some chilling time so keep that in mind. If you are planning a big Valentines day meal then this dessert is also good because you can make it the day before and lighten the load on the big day. Now please excuse me while I get back to my chocolate mousse.” - Kevin

Debbie's Death By Chocolate Bread Pudding “Holy decadence! This bread pudding is...

Debbie's Death By Chocolate Bread Pudding

“Holy decadence! This bread pudding is going to put you into a chocolate coma... and worth every bite. It's a rich and decadent bread pudding filled with chocolate and pecans. The bread pudding has a firm but creamy texture and the pecans add a nice crunch. Alone, it's delicious. But add the simple chocolate sauce and this is out of this world good. You don't have to dip the strawberries in chocolate, but it's a nice touch for presentation. This bread pudding recipe is easy enough to make any time you want an indulgent dessert, but special enough for a holiday or special occasion.” - Kitchen Crew

Dark Chocolate Strawberry Margarita Cake “I love dark chocolate and strawberries so...

Dark Chocolate Strawberry Margarita Cake

“I love dark chocolate and strawberries so it was only logical for me to come up with this recipe since I also love to bake. Hope y'all enjoy it as much as we did.” - Renae

My Chocolate Pie “I love chocolate and peanut butter together, who doesn't?...

My Chocolate Pie

“I love chocolate and peanut butter together, who doesn't? Right? Well, I made plain chocolate pies for years and I thought I'd upgrade it a little.” - Phyllis

Oreo No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecake Bars “Oh, with layers of yumminess, this no-bake...

Oreo No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecake Bars

“Oh, with layers of yumminess, this no-bake dessert is decadent. It has a crunchy Oreo crust. Then, there's a layer of creamy, lightly sweet chocolate cheesecake. An Oreo cheesecake layer is next and then crushed Oreos are on top. This is sublime and super simple to prepare. Your guests are going to be asking for this recipe.” - Kitchen Crew

Mom’s Chocolate Decadent Cake “This chocolate cake deserves accolades galore, it's so...

Mom’s Chocolate Decadent Cake

“This chocolate cake deserves accolades galore, it's so good, The cake itself is tender and moist. But the homemade chocolate frosting is amazing. Poured over the cake while still warm creates the most wonderful layer of chocolate goodness when cooled. It is pure decadence.” - Kitchen Crew

German Chocolate Pound Cake with Coconut Pecan Frosting “Not your traditional German...

German Chocolate Pound Cake with Coconut Pecan Frosting

“Not your traditional German Chocolate Cake, my German Chocolate Pound Cake with Coconut Pecan Frosting recipe is full of rich chocolate then topped with a sweetened coconut and toasted pecan icing.” - Paula

Fudge Brownie Cake “Oh my ... this cake will take care of...

Fudge Brownie Cake

“Oh my ... this cake will take care of anyone's chocolate craving. The cake was dense but not heavy. I will definitely be taking this to the next potluck. My chocolate crazy friends will be so happy!” - Kitchen Crew

Decadent Chocolate Mousse “Need a very simple Valentine's Day dessert? Give this...

Decadent Chocolate Mousse

“Need a very simple Valentine's Day dessert? Give this chocolate mousse recipe. It takes very little time to make. The longest part is letting it chill in the fridge. Creamy and light, this chocolate mousse is just chocolaty enough. The mousse is not too rich where you can only take a few bites. In fact, it's so good if we didn't stop ourselves we would have eaten all the mousse.” - Kitchen Crew

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins “I love the flavor of chocolate and zucchini together....

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

“I love the flavor of chocolate and zucchini together. Love chocolate zucchini loaf and I love this recipe for muffins... hope you all enjoy.” - Doreen

Chocolate Whoopie Donna's Way “This is a soft double chocolate sandwich cookie...

Chocolate Whoopie Donna's Way

“This is a soft double chocolate sandwich cookie on STEROIDS! A simple cake mix cookie with chocolate frosting filling. It is sure to please any sweet tooth or chocolate craving.” - Donna

All Time Favorite Chocolate Pudding and Pie Filling Homemade “Holy Cow! This...

All Time Favorite Chocolate Pudding and Pie Filling Homemade

“Holy Cow! This is sooooo good! I just made it for dessert! It was rich and decadent! Absolutely delicious!” - Amy

Chocolate Pie “The best chocolate pie!! There is a rich butter taste...

Chocolate Pie

“The best chocolate pie!! There is a rich butter taste and a slight crunch to the top!” - Joan

Chocolate Dream Pie “Absolutely incredible. It's a definite keeper. Rich and chocolatey....

Chocolate Dream Pie

“Absolutely incredible. It's a definite keeper. Rich and chocolatey. Everything you could want in a chocolate pie.” - Lynnda

Chocolate Cupcakes With Coffee Buttercream “Thanks to sour cream and buttermilk, these...

Chocolate Cupcakes With Coffee Buttercream

“Thanks to sour cream and buttermilk, these chocolate cupcakes are so moist! We love that this recipe only makes 12 cupcakes too. The coffee buttercream is the perfect complement to the chocolaty cupcake. It's not an overpowering coffee flavor. If the buttercream doesn't have enough coffee flavor for you, add a little bit of coffee extract. We garnished the cupcakes with couple chocolate covered espresso beans. Yum!” - Kitchen Crew

Chocolate Covered Strawberries “Nothing is better than a chocolate covered strawberry. It's...

Chocolate Covered Strawberries

“Nothing is better than a chocolate covered strawberry. It's the perfect ending to a special meal. This recipe will help you save some money because you can easily make store-bought quality chocolate covered strawberries at home. They're tart, yet sweet and very chocolaty. We absolutely loved all the topping options for these chocolate strawberries. We're not sure which was our favorite. These are very impressive when served!” - Kitchen Crew

Chocolate Coconut Bundt Cake “I have an obsession with anything chocolate and...

Chocolate Coconut Bundt Cake

“I have an obsession with anything chocolate and when I saw this recipe, I knew I had to give it a whirl! I took the advice of others and toasted my coconut. No other changes were made to the original recipe. This cake is DIVINE!” - Jessica

Chocolate Cobbler “This is one of the very best chocolate recipes I...

Chocolate Cobbler

“This is one of the very best chocolate recipes I have ever put in my mouth! It is easy to make but tastes like you worked in the kitchen a while for this little number. I liked it with a side of vanilla ice cream but some liked it just as it was. Yummy!!” - Sherrye

Chocolate Chip Pecan Pie “This pie is rich and gooey with the...

Chocolate Chip Pecan Pie

“This pie is rich and gooey with the perfect combination of chocolate and pecans. The top of the pie bakes and forms a nice sugary crust holding in the gooey yumminess. What really makes this a little different was the little bit of bourbon added. It is ever so slight, but still noticeable. This will please any chocolate lover!” - Kitchen Crew

Chocolate Buttermilk Pie “If you love Buttermilk Pie and you love chocolate...

Chocolate Buttermilk Pie

“If you love Buttermilk Pie and you love chocolate then you will love this pie. The recipe for the Buttermilk Pie alone is wonderful, however, the addition of chocolate to this recipe is…well, there just is not enough adjectives to describe it. You will have to try it yourself, and, watch out. Have you a group of witnesses surrounding you, or, you will eat the WHOLE Pie.” - Shelia

Brownie Sundae Cheesecake “This has all the stuff in it l love....

Brownie Sundae Cheesecake

“This has all the stuff in it l love. Brownies, cheesecake and chocolate!!! WOW!!!” - Debbie

Black Magic Cake (Best Chocolate Cake Ever!) “I have made this cake...

Black Magic Cake (Best Chocolate Cake Ever!)

“I have made this cake many times and it is the very best chocolate cake I've ever eaten. I use dark cocoa powder for a richer taste. This cake is crazy good. It doesn't need icing. I have also done this as individual cakes served it with a chocolate wine sauce injected into it and a dollop of fresh whipped cream. Is your mouth watering yet!” - Jack




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