Category Archives For: chocolate desserts

Pies

Chocolate pastiera – Italian wheat and ricotta pie

This chocolate pastiera is not a traditional verion of Italian pie but is equally delicious and irresistible thanks to the fabulous filling with cooked wheat, creamy ricotta mixed with candied fruit and dark chocolate pieces. The filling is wrapped in cocoa shortcrust pastry (original recipe by Ernest Knam) that makes it sweet, rich and simply […]

Cupcake

Chocolate cupcakes with mascarpone and cocoa frosting

The recipe for chocolate cupcakes with cocoa frosting is a true classic. They are simple, quick, sweet and delicious. These cupcakes at the same time are loved by adults and children. To prepare them at home, simply mix all the dry ingredients with the liquid ones and fill the paper liners with the prepared batter. […]

Cakes

Quick chocolate cake for kids

If you have found yourself in the situation where you had to create quick and delicious dessert or snack for a bunch of hungry kids, this simple chocolate cake is perfect for you. It is a very easy and quick cake. All you have to do is mix the dry ingredients with the liquid ones. […]

Cupcake

Chocolate chip financier with hazelnut butter

I decided to prepare this pretty chocolate chips financier with hazelnut butter and the result is absolutely delicious. To create these mini cakes, I slightly changed the original recipe that comes from the brilliant mind of Cyril Lignac and his book La Pâtisserie. These amazing financier with chocolate chips and chopped almonds are covered with […]

Cakes

Strawberries and chocolate cake made in a silicone mold

For a friend’s birthday I was asked to prepare a cake that have lot of chocolate and fruit, so I couldn’t resist and I decided to prepare this chocolate and strawberry cake using a beautiful silicone mold. The bottom is nothing more than a fabulous dark chocolate brownie that’s thick and sooo sweet and chocolaty. […]

Cookies

Eggless chocolate thumbprint cookies

These eggless chocolate thumbprint cookies were recommended to me by a very dear blogger friend, Pagina del Goloso, both for their appearance and for the enormous amount of yumminess. If you are looking for an extra sweet moment these cookies are just perfect for you. They are delicious, soft but slightly crumbly on the edges. […]

Basic recipes

Hot water chocolate cake

It’s been a while since I’ve been asked to post a simple chocolate cake that is perfect both as a base cake and as a dessert or snack and this recipe with hot water in the batter is just like that. This cake is easy, quick to prepare, so delicious and so moist. It is […]

Cakes

Mexican chocolate Tres Leches cake

Mexican Tres Leches chocolate cake is a delicious cake soaked with three types of milk. Tres leches literally means “three milks” and this cake is a chocolate sponge cake soaked in a sweet milk mixture. It’s a deliciously rich and moist cake that always gets compliments every time it’s served. Covered with a delicious layer […]

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