Category Archives For: chocolate desserts

Porridge

Creamy and dense chocolate porridge

Chocolate porridge is a healthy, creamy and dense alternative of the classic English sweet oatmeal. This sweet breakfast has a thick and rich texture and with the addition of dark chocolate it almost looks like a dessert. Top it with dried fruit and nuts for extra crunch, another chunk of dark chocolate for extra sweetness, […]

beverage

Hot chocolate recipe with real dark chocolate

Creamy hot chocolate with real dark chocolate is just a wonderful beverage. Sweet, warm, velvety. It is perfect for cold or dark days. It’s even better when it’s homemade. The recipe is slightly more complex than pouring pouch of premade chocolate powder into hot milk but I assure you that it is absolutely worth it. […]

Basic recipes

White chocolate and cinnamon cream

The white chocolate and cinnamon cream is really delicious and is perfect for filling Italian pandoro, panettone, Christmas cookies, sponge cake or any other type of dessert. It is a cream without eggs, velvety, fragrant and smooth. It is also very simple to prepare and with few ingredients. You can use it to fill cakes, […]

Basic recipes

White chocolate and lemon namelaka cream

Lemon namelaka cream also called white chocolate and lemon cream is a light, no-eggs whipped cream that is sweet but slightly sour and delicate. It has become very popular in modern pastry recipes but is also used in more traditional way to fill cakes, pies and tartlets, cream puffs and éclairs but also to decorate […]

Cakes

Moist triple chocolate cake

This soft and moist triple chocolate cake is a pure delicacy. It is a perfect chocolate dessert for parties such as birthdays, anniversaries and celebrations with family or friends. In fact, I prepared it for my son’s birthday as the chocolate cake is his favorite. As written in the title it is very moist and […]

Dessert

Easy and super thin chocolate crepes

Every time I make these sweet and super thin crepes the whole house smells like chocolate and everyone comes to the kitchen. The recipe I use is perfect for creating very thin crepes and filling them with whipped cream, fruit, crem cheese and sugar, Greek yogurt with vanilla, or to make them even more delicious, […]

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 […]

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