Looking for something to cook this weekend? Get the whole family involved with some irresistible chocolate recipes. We've got everything you need, from chocolate-chip cookies to chocolate cake. Or if you’re feeling a little ambitious, chocolate mousse.
Cooking with chocolate is the ideal way to get the kids involved, while away a few hours, and make happy memories. And then you’ll have some delicious sweet treats to look forward to - once you’ve let your results cool completely, of course.
Chocolate is such a versatile ingredient. It can be tart, savoury, sweet and fruity, and it pairs with so many other flavours. It’s great for beginners, and equally good for the seasoned home cook. So forget about the mess and cook with chocolate this weekend.
Chocolate Truffle Slice by Andreas Caminada
Learn how to make chocolate truffle slice with the three-Michelin-star chef Andreas Caminada.
Soft Chocolate Cake
This chocolate cake has a gooey centre and a soft springy sponge. It's the perfect recipe to get the family involved as it's virtually foolproof.
Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies
Take your chocolate chip cookies to another level with Kathy Gunst's tahini chocolate chip cookie recipe (taken from the book Rage Baking), and discover an altogether richer, nuttier and more sophisticated cookie.
An easy and soft chocolate mousse, which you can turn into a chocolate fondant, by chef Vladimir Niza from Daylesford cooking school
Chocolate Fudge Brownies
Looking for the definitive chocolate fudge brownie recipe? Try this one and you'll come back to it time after time. Quick, easy and always a winner, it's a great recipe to have in your arsenal, especially with teenagers in the house.
Basic Chocolate Chip Cookies
Babish takes us through a basic chocolate chip cookie recipe. It's hard to beat this one as a definitive recipe to have at your disposal.
Chocolate Raspberry Roll
If you're feeling like creating something a bit different, get some eighties nostalgia with this recipe for chocolate raspberry roll.
An easy French recipe for a decadent chocolate fondant to devour, by the bakers Michel et Augustin.
Gluten-Free Chocolate Brownies
If you're avoiding gluten or you're intolerant, you can still indulge in a sweet treat this weekend, with this easy recipe for gluten-free chocolate brownies.
Double Chocolate Tart
Double the fun, double the chocolate, double the guilt, but hey it's worth it.
A super-easy traditional Italian dessert, made with nuts, fruits, chocolate and honey, to serve after a hearty meal of pasta, and to finish on a sweet note.
Chocolate Raspberry Torte, With Wafer And Hazelnut Crunch
Chocolate raspberry torte with wafer and hazelnut, a gourmet Italian dessert by chef Tommaso Arrigoni from Milan.
Chocolate cake with cherries and chocolate cream
A feast of gourmet chocolate with this chocolate cake recipe with cherries.
Chocolate, Caramel and Coffee Custard and Yogurt Biscuit
An original chocolate with coffee from chef Andrea Berton, inspired by Nespresso's Ristretto.
Hazelnut Chocolate Cake
Here's a sumptuous cake recipe that combines the famous hazelnuts from the Piedmont region, and the fragrant aroma of cocoa.
Chocolate Cookies with Cream Filling and Chocolate Icing
A delicious recipe for gourmet chocolate cookies topped with cream and hazelnut spread.
Chocolate Truffles With Star Anise
This recipe for chocolate truffles with star anise is just a little different. It's easy and still gourmet enough to impress.
Black Forest Chocolate Cupcake
Try this easy Black Forest chocolate cupcake recipe, the perfect cupcake recipe for chocolate lovers
Heston Blumenthal's Two-Ingredient Chocolate Mousse
Just two ingredients in this one but with a little touch of Heston magic, it's an outstanding dessert.
Chocolate Sponge with Fresh Ginger
Ginger adds a zing to a thick chocolate textured sponge, a recipe that has it all.
"Millionaires" chocolate tart
Live the high life with this Millionaires tart recipe from Michelin-star pastry chef Luke Butcher.