Every so often a special occasion comes up when you'd like to wow the crowd with a fabulous chocolate dessert. There is no need to search through countless cookbooks for the perfect recipe – we've got them here for you. These mouth-watering chocolate desserts stand up to any occasion...guaranteed.
French Cotillon (pictured up top)
Layers of rich chocolate mousse are tucked between chocolate spongeccake in this classic French cake that is simply to die for.
This gorgeous recipe was developed by acclaimed chef Ivo Adam. It pairs chocolate with raspberries, cardamom and merlot for an irresistible dessert.
If you'd like to make someone smile serve them one of these adorable heart-shaped brownies. They are perfect for Valentine's Day, birthdays or anytime you'd like to show someone a bit of lovin'.
These lush chocolate cupcakes not only taste good but they look heavenly as well. To achieve this striking look garnish with a dollop of kirsh-infused cream, cherry compote and shaved chocolate.
This elegant dessert is a favored by the British at Christmas time. It's a moist pudding laced with every imaginable spice and topped with fruit cooked in a wine sauce.