Category Archives For: chocolate desserts

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 […]

Pies

Black currant and coconut frangipane tart with panna cotta

This black currant and coconut frangipane tart is a real temptation. In this tart the shortcrust pastry shell is filled with black currant marmalade which adds a fresh and sour note. Over the marmalade I put sweet and delicate coconut frangipane filling. Finally, as decoration, I used my recipe for white chocolate panna cotta. It […]

Pies

Broken heart triple chocolate tart

This decadent triple chocolate tart is perfect for those who need a super sweet moment and an extra hug. Those who know me know that I’m not a big fan of hearts, flowers and smiling dolphins and I tend to orbit towards the world full of wizards, vampires and starships so when I was given […]

Pies

Gianduia chocolate panna cotta tart

I prepared this tart with honey and spices filled with delicious gianduia chocolate panna cotta as a gift for my friends. The tart shell is a version of honey cookie with ginger, cinnamon and nutmeg. The spices make this cake fragrant while the addition of dark cocoa powder adds depth of flavor. The filling as […]

Cupcake

Chocolate dolcetti with panna cotta

Absolutely delicious chocolate dolcetti (Italian word for a treat/dessert) covered with a thin layer of dark chocolate with hazelnuts. The topping is soft and velvety milk chocolate panna cotta. Perfect union between the slightly bitter taste of dark chocolate and the sweetness of panna cotta. Instructions milk chocolate panna cotta For this recipe I used […]

Cupcake

Nutella cream cheese frosting cupcakes

For 2019 Nutella Day I decided to prepare these simple chocolate cupcakes with nutella cream cheese frosting. They are easy and quick to prepare but above all they are delicious. The cocoa cake is thick but soft. You can prepare it quickly by combining dry and wet ingredients. The frosting is composed of a few […]

Cupcake

Mini banana cake with chocolate cream

Absolutely delicious this mini banana cake is a real treat. The cake is soft even if quite thick. Its distinct banana flavor blends with delicate salty aftertaste that goes perfectly with the dark chocolate cream. The cream is velvety and soft. It is a modified version of the traditional chocolate ganache. Adding some gelatine and […]

Dessert

Double chocolate cream dessert

This super simple to prepare double chocolate cream dessert is easy and delicious. It combines two amazing creams that have different textures. The first one is dense and velvety while the other one is light as a feather and it melts in your mouth. Garnished with some crunchy crumbled cookies and fresh or frozen fruit. […]

Pies

Creamy gianduia chocolate tart with orange gelee

This tart with the velvety filling with gianduia chocolate and the surprising freshness of orange gelee is just amazing. These rich and fragrant winter flavors blend perfectly together and create a delicious tart, perfect for festive occasions or simply to be enjoyed with a cup of hot tea and a good book in your hands. […]

Cookies

Melt in your mouth cocoa and kefir cookies

As I have mentioned in the title these cocoa and kefir cookies are very soft and practically they melt in your mouth. They are also really easy and quick to prepare which makes them perfect for breakfast or a snack. Instructions: Melt in your mouth cocoa and kefir cookies Sift flour, baking soda and dark […]