This week Janine Ratcliffe chats to chocolate aficionado Jennifer Earle to learn all about this fascinating ingredient, including how to identify a quality bar and some expert tasting tips.


For chocolate recipe inspiration, check our collection of chocolate recipes, dark chocolate recipes and chocolate desserts.

Bonus episode

Listen to Jennifer share her top 3 cooking tricks:

Try our best chocolate recipes here:

Triple chocolate chip cookies

The best bake for chocolate lovers – these luxurious cookies combine dark, milk and white chocolate. They’re super simple to make, too.

Triple chocolate chip cookies

Best ever classic chocolate brownies

A classic, gooey chocolate brownie recipe that can be ramped up with added ingredients (we’ve included three suggestions in the recipe).

Best Ever Classic Chocolate Brownie Recipe

Chocolate fudge cake

Enjoy a slice of heaven in under an hour! Our decadent chocolate cake is covered in silky smooth frosting and we teach you how to create dark chocolate curls for an artisan finish.

Chocolate Fudge Cake Recipe

Classic chocolate tiffin

Using cocoa powder as well as dark and milk chocolate, there’s a reason a tiffin is a classic for chocolate lovers. With a melted milk topping and white chocolate drizzled on top, it’ll satisfy any chocolate craving.

A tray of chocolate tiffin with swirled white chocolate and normal chocolate topping

Chocolate and peanut caramel tart

This is a chocolate lovers dream, especially if you love a classic Snickers chocolate bar too. Go nuts over our epic chocolate tart with crumbly peanut pastry. See more of our chocolate tart recipes.

Chocolate Caramel Tart Recipe with Peanuts


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