Chocolate desserts are my favorite kinds to create. Making decadent treats with better for you ingredients is one of my favorite past times. Today, I rounded up some of my favorites!
I would love to do a count of how many chocolate v. vanilla recipes I have on this site. I’m fairly certain chocolate is the clear favorite.
Some sort of truffle? Chocolate cover it. Cookies? Add some chocolate chips, please! I’m always looking for ways to add more chocolate into every recipe! Can you blame me?
With this ultimate list of chocolate desserts you’re bound to find a new recipe to love! Whether you need a special dessert for a holiday gathering, or you just want a quick treat to curl up on the couch with and binge your favorite show, there’s bound to be a an easy and delicious dessert recipe on this roundup!
From chocolate covered everything to rich chocolate lava cake, simple no bake truffles or a 1 minute mug cake, you truly cannot go wrong when it comes to chocolate dessert.
20-Min Chocolate Molten Lava Cake
Chocolate lava cake would be the dessert I’d choose is I HAD to pick only one. I know I know, this is a crazy bold statement. I’m a dessert person. I’m a chocolate person. How could I choose favorites? Well, I’ll tell you how… I’m always racking my brain for the BEST, most DIVINE desserts.
No Bake Tahini Cookie Dough Truffles
You guys aren’t tried of truffles yet, are you? In my kitchen renovation life (hoping it is over soon lol) I’ve come to rely a lot on truffles to satisfy my sweet tooth. See, it’s not like I can easily pop a batch of brownies in an oven or bake up a cookie skillet anytime
Gooey Chocolate Mug Cake with Almond Flour
Gooey chocolate mug cake is so simple to make and so delicious! Once you give it a try it’ll soon be your favorite weekly treat! When Caleb was born, Jaryd was working nights. My nights involved watching the 2012 summer Olympics, nursing my newborn, and timing my nightly habit of microwave mug cake in between
Mini Chocolate Heart Cakes
I’m always looking to make one or two fun Valentine’s Day recipes. Whether it’s red velvet or heart shaped, I’m always looking for a fun way to celebrate with food. I love adding a simple dusting of powdered sugar but you can get creative with different toppings. Try your favorite frosting on top! Spread it
Rich & Decadent Chocolate Banana Bread using Almond Flour
Chocolate bread is perfect for any time of day! I love it when I can categorize things both breakfast and dessert. Double chocolate, thick, moist, decadent dessert? Yep! Still a hearty bread that you can get away with having alongside your morning coffee? Yep! I’m sitting here now, forking deliciously chocolate bites into my mouth and
5-Min Crunchy Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls
Make these easy one bowl Chocolate Peanut Butter Crunch Balls for your next lunchbox snack or travel treat! They’re gluten free, vegan, and so delicious!
Healthy Avocado Brownies
I’m really big on brownies. In middle school and high school my friends and I would go on weekly dates to T.G.I.Fridays before we went to the movies. And, I know high school was a million years ago but… If T.G.I.Fridays is still offering their brownie sundae. I strongly suggest you give it a go.
Gluten Free Peppermint Brownie Skillet
If you’ve been around this corner of the internet before, you may have picked up on the fact that I LOVE desserts. But not just desserts, more specifically desserts in skillets (please see this brownie skillet and this cookie skillet). I perfected the brownie skillet a few years ago and have been making it on
Gluten Free Almond Flour Brownies
Almond flour brownies are my go-to recipe when I’m craving some chocolate. I love brownies. I’m also really specific about what makes a good brownie. It needs to be rich and chocolatey and fudgey and kinda gooey. I tested this recipe a few times. Sometimes the gooiness was good but the chewiness was off. Sometimes
Moist & Fudgey Cosmic Brownies with Almond Flour
Raise your hand if you grew up on Cosmic Brownies 🙋🏼♀️ If you admired the chocolatey layers and colorful candies on top 🙋🏼♀️ If you regrettably forgot about cosmic brownies over the years only to see them pop up on a random corner of the internet resulting in a very specific strum on your heartstrings
5-Min Fudgey Vegan Chocolate Truffles
Vegan chocolate truffles are one of those treats that’s super simple to make, packed with wholesome ingredients, and fun to prep ahead to enjoy all week long! I love food processor recipes because they just take a few minutes make and you only have to clean up one thing. These vegan chocolate truffles come together
Chocolate Tahini Freezer Fudge
Do you guys know halva? It’s like this sweet sesame bar that is crazy good. It comes in many different flavors and my favorite… any guesses? Anyone? Anyone? Bueller? CHOCOLATE!! If you’ve been around this little site for any amount of time, you probably guessed that answer lol I love easy no bake desserts that
Chocolate Peppermint Freezer Fudge
Y’all know I love no bake desserts. I love the whisk it and set it and chill it and eat it treats. There’s simple, not too messy, and right when you almost forget there’s something special no-baking in your freezer, it’s done and you get to bite into it. Since we’re in the throws of
Fudgey Chocolate Orange Brownie Cake using Almond Flour
Chocolate orange cake is such a fun dessert because it hits all the right notes. Chocolatey decadence? Check! Fudgey texture? You got it! Sweet orange flavor? It’s in there! If you’re someone that loves the chocolate + orange combo, this is the cake for you! Top this cake with some powdered sugar, your favorite chocolate
20-Min Fudgey Hot Cocoa Christmas Cookies
Gluten free hot cocoa cookies will be your new favorite dessert!! They blend together your favorite cozy winter beverage with a chewy, soft-baked cookie, and you can’t forget those fluffy, melty marshmallows on top. These gluten free chocolate cookies have a crisp, outer edge, and a fudgey almost brownie-like center. I know there are a
Fudgey Chocolate Strawberry Brownies with Almond Flour
Strawberry brownies are a special kind of dessert. They blend that rich chocolate that we all love with juicy, fruity strawberry jam. If you love chocolate covered strawberries, these brownies will be a quick favorite for you! If you love baking, you have to check out my 50+ Gluten Free Dessert Recipes! I roundup all
Soft & Fluffy Chocolate Olive Oil Cake
I’ve always had a sweet spot for olive oil cake. As someone that absolutely loves butter, the first time I had olive oil cake I was kinda blown away. It was moist and fluffy and incredibly rich. It made me re-think all my baked goods and wonder if maybe I should make them with an
20-Min Chewy Chocolate Brownie Cookies
Chocolate brownie cookies are about to be your new favorite dessert! You know how brownies have those crisp edges and are chewy gooey in the center? You know how they have that flakey top, but that soft, satisfying middle? These cookies are dead ringers for brownies. You know, except they’re in cookie shape and have
Homemade Brownie Brittle
Crunchy and fudgey brownie bark can be easily made at home. This Brownie Brittle recipe makes fun brownie crisps form scratch.
10-Min Creamy Chocolate Coconut Shake
This coconut shake is such a delicious and indulgent chocolate treat to whip together! It only calls for a handful of ingredients and us fun to customize. It reminds me a bit of an almond joy with the chocolate + coconut combo. I toasted up the coconut shreds to really hit home that coconut flavor.
Fudgey Gluten-Free Cheesecake Brownies
Gluten-free cheesecake brownies have been my latest obsession. If you like brownies and you like cheesecake you are going to throughly enjoy this little love baby recipe. These fudgey chocolate brownies are swirled with cream cheese. The creamy cheesecake layer is the perfect compliment to the deep, rich chocolate brownie! Ingredients for gluten-free cheesecake brownies:
Rich & Fudgey Oat Flour Brownies
Oat flour brownies are about to bump up to your new favorite chocolate treat. I’m always looking for new ways to eat brownies. It’s like I’m on a mission to find the make (and eat) the best brownies and I come back here to report all my findings. As soon as oat flour became a
Tahini Brownies are so fudgey and moist! You’d never guess that they’re gluten free, refined sugar free, and dairy free!!
Fudgey Chocolate Brownie Cake with Almond Flour
Chocolate brownie cake is going to be your new favorite dessert! It’s insanely fudgey and can be made in most cake pans! You can really customize it with fun toppings, or leave it as it (it’s kinda perfect to be honest). If you love baking, check out my roundup of 50+ Gluten Free Dessert Recipes!
20-Min Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Pretzels with Flakey Salt
Chocolate covered peanut butter pretzels combine all my favorite flavors in one. Chocolate. Peanut Butter. Crunchy, salty pretzel. Mm, my mouth is watering just thinking about it. Ever since I bit into my first chocolate covered pretzel I fell in love. I mean, sweet and salty plus some chocolate thrown in? How could I eat
Rich & Decadent No Bake Vegan Ferrero Rocher Chocolates
I can never resist those golden foiled truffles of happiness known as Ferrero Rocher candies. They just hit all my favorite flavors. The nutty hazelnut, the crunch, the multi-textures of chocolate. They hit all the right notes. As I stared at the jar of hazelnuts in my pantry, I knew homemade Ferrero Rocher candies had
Soft & Fluffy Gluten Free Chocolate Muffins with Oat Flour
Gluten free chocolate muffins are my kind of muffin. Why? Because they’re a decadent chocolate dessert that disguises itself as breakfast. What? Muffins are breakfast material no matter what. I fully endorse that. These muffins will have you drooling from the moment you whip up that almost-brownie batter, as you patient sit next to the
chocolate zucchini muffins
Made with almond flour, grated zucchini, almond butter and unsweetened cocoa powder, these double chocolate zucchini muffins bake up fluffy and moist!
Intensely Fudgy No-Bake Cocoa Brownies
No bake fudge brownies will soon be on repeat in your house. Do you ever get a hankering for brownies but also feel a kinda lazy? I’m not going to lie, this happens to me often. I’m usually in my comfy pants, laying on the couch, when that sweet tooth strikes. Then, the decision making
- 1 cup natural peanut butter
- 1/2 cup refined coconut oil, melted
- 4 tablespoons agave nectar (honey, maple syrup works too)
- 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder (Cacao v. Cocoa Powder: What’s the Difference?)
- flakey sea salt
- In a large bowl mix together the peanut butter, coconut oil, and agave nectar.
- Set aside about 1/2 cup of the peanut butter mixture and add the cocoa powder to the larger bowl. Mix to combine.
- Line a bread pan with parchment paper and pour the chocolate mixture into the pan. Drizzle the peanut butter mixture on top and use a toothpick or chopstick to swirl the peanut butter into the top of the fudge mixture.
- Place in the freezer for at least 1 hour.
- Slide a knife around the edges and pull the parchment paper to remove the fudge from the pan and cut into squares.
- Sprinkle top with flaked sea salt, if desired and enjoy! Store in fridge.
- Serving Size: 1 square
- Calories: 182
- Sugar: 5g
- Sodium: 3mg
- Fat: 15.1g
- Saturated Fat: 8.1g
- Unsaturated Fat: 0g
- Trans Fat: 0g
- Carbohydrates: 7.4g
- Fiber: 1.2g
- Protein: 5.1g
- Cholesterol: 0mg