Chocolate and Hazlenut Meringue Semifreddo

Best Nutella recipes

Try our best ever Nutella recipes. We've got cakes, french toast, pancakes, chocolate mousse and truffles for a lazy weekend brunch, the ultimate decadent dinner party or sweet treats for the family.

Nutella can be used in chocolate cakes, bakes, patisserie and pancakes. We’ve put together our favourite recipes for you to enjoy.


Whether you’re craving some Nutella French toast as part of a lazy weekend brunch, want to impress at a dinner party with Nutella mousse or Nutella soufflé, or fancy flipping Nutella pancakes with your family, we’ve got it covered.

There’s nothing quite like the chocolatey goodness of Nutella to enrich a recipe. Read on for more inspiration…

Here’s some information about World Nutella Day to get you inspired…

Frozen chocolate and hazelnut cheesecake

Check out this frozen Nutella cheesecake with classic bourbon biscuits and crunchy roasted hazelnuts. This indulgent dessert is easy to make and perfect for a summertime dinner party with friends.

No Bake Nutella Cheesecake

Nutella cookies with walnut and sea salt

If you love Nutella then you’ll love these seriously moreish malted chocolate cookies with walnuts. These chewy salty sweet treats go perfectly with your mid-morning tea.

Dark Chocolate Cookies Recipe with Walnuts

Nutella Portuguese custard tarts

If you love Portuguese custard tarts, then you’ll love this recipe – we’ve added Nutella for extra indulgence. Make these impressive tarts for an easy weekend treat.

Portuguese Custard Tarts with Chocolate

Nutella chocolate meringue semifreddo

The Italian dessert, semifreddo, is an ice cream with a mousse-like texture. This recipe not only looks impressive, but can be made in advance for easy dinner party entertaining. Plus, there’s no churning required.

Chocolate and Hazlenut Meringue Semifreddo

Nutella cake with Bailey’s cream

The best Nutella cake to make for your friends and family. This indulgent sunken Nutella cake with Baileys cream is sure to be a crowd-pleaser, plus, it’s easy to make. Love chocolate cake? Find more of our best ever chocolate cake recipes here…

sunken nutella cake

Nutella profiteroles stack

Looking for impressive Nutella dessert to serve family and friends? Check out this show-stopping chocolate and hazelnut profiterole stack. With creamy Nutella filling and crunchy hazelnut brittle, this stunning recipe is the perfect end to a dinner party.

Profiterole Tower with Chocolate and Hazelnuts

Nutella bagels

Nutella for breakfast? Follow the hot new trend of rainbow and marbled bagels at home with this recipe for marbled Nutella bagels. Make a batch and freeze them for a treat. Discover more exciting bread recipes here.

Marbled Nutella bagels

Hawksmoor’s ambassador’s reception

This is a super sophisticated Nutella dessert. Inspired by a hazelnut-studded chocolate from the 80s, this show-stopping pud is one of the best-sellers at the Manchester and Knightsbridge branches of steak-lovers restaurant, Hawksmoor. You’ll need half sphere silicone baking moulds for these, available from 

Hawksmoor’s Ambassador's Reception

Nutella French toast

We loved the idea of Nutella French toast, so we created this epic recipe. French toast (or eggy bread) is a treat in itself but stuffed with chocolate and hazelnut spread it becomes a super indulgent brunch or snack. For our best ever French toast recipes, click here.

Nutella-stuffed French toast

Nutella pancakes with boozy hot chocolate sauce

These light and fluffy Nutella pancakes are simply delicious and come drizzled in a smooth and creamy hot chocolate sauce. Adding booze to the sauce is optional but highly recommended for an extra treat! For more pancake recipes, click here.

nutella pancakes with chocolate sauce

Nutella chocolate tart

This classic French chocolate tart is a little effort to make, but the results are spectacular. It makes a great Christmas centrepiece too, with a dusting of snowy icing sugar. 

Tarte Au Chocolat Recipe

Nutella soufflés

A quick and easy Nutella dessert to make using the world-famous hazelnut chocolate spread; it will tickle the tastebuds of young and old alike.

Nutella Soufflé Recipe

Nutella mousse

Who’s after a simple Nutella dessert to indulge on? See more of our best chocolate recipes here.


Nutella truffles

Bite into one of these Nutella truffles and what a surprise – a caramelised hazelnut in the centre!


Nutella macaroons

The only thing better than a macaroon is a Nutella macaroon… we suggest making two batches of these, because they go very quickly! Click here for more of our best ever patisserie recipes.

nutella macroons

Pont St. Nutella stuffed French toast

Sophie Michell from Pont St. in Belgravia shared this delicious breakfast treat. Nutella, brioche, banana and caramel, what more could you want?