Olive Oil Cookies with Dark Chocolate

Easy dark chocolate recipes

Make dark chocolate the star of your desserts with our easy recipes. Make a melting chocolate fondant, simple cookies or a rich chocolate mousse

Looking for dark chocolate recipe ideas? Want the very best chocolate recipes? Dive into our ultra-indulgent dark chocolate recipes. Make a melting fondant, a simple sponge pudding or fill your biscuit tin with cookies. Try our favourite chocolate treats, then check out our easy desserts recipes

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Easy dark chocolate recipes

Ultimate chocolate fudge cake

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


Best ever classic chocolate brownies

A classic, gooey chocolate brownie recipe that can be ramped up with added ingredients. We’ve included three suggestions of additional ingredients for more opportunities (excuses) to bake this wonder.


Dark chocolate and olive oil cookies

Olive oil gives a crisp, crunchy texture to these dark chocolate cookies, while a sprinkle of sea salt adds a sophisticated savoury edge.


Dark chocolate mousse

Check out this indulgent chocolate mousse with soft blackberries and crunchy roasted hazelnuts. This easy dessert recipe is great for making in advance to save you time in the kitchen.


Chocolate truffles

These tempting chocolate truffles look impressive but are deceptively easy to make. Try adding Baileys, dark rum or orange essence to make them even more special. They make for a great homemade gift.


Dark chocolate fondants with liquid toffee centres

Impress loved ones with these devilishly delicious dark chocolate fondants. Velvety liquid toffee oozes out of these rich chocolate mini puds.


Double chocolate chip vegan cookies

Wow your friends with these gooey double chocolate chip cookies, that just happen to be vegan. Made with dark chocolate and coconut oil, they are both dairy-free and egg-free.


Black Forest gateau

Turn the clock back with our nostalgic black forest cake with a modern twist. This chocolate and cherry gateau is perfect for a dinner party dessert.


Dark chocolate and passion fruit cheesecake

Check out our chocolatey, no-bake cheesecake recipe with a quick passion fruit coulis. This decadent dessert is really impressive and only takes 40 minutes to make.


Chocolate sponge with hot chocolate sauce

Make this comforting storecupboard sponge for an easy chocolate dessert for the whole family. This simple traybake is served with a decadent chocolate sauce.


Devil’s food cake

Edd Kimber shares his expert tips for creating a deep, dark chocolate cake. Which glorious frosting will you choose – classic fudge or Swiss meringue?


Chocolate orange pots

These olive oil chocolate pots with orange and sea salt are seriously creamy and indulgent. They’re super simple to make and are a great dinner party dessert.


Pistachio and chocolate roulade

A poshed-up roulade, made with double cream, dark chocolate and slithers of pistachio. A beautiful bake, ideal for an impressive dinner party dessert.


Luxury hot chocolate

Set up a little table outside with all the toppings, then let people help themselves to create their own take on the ultimate hot chocolate. Add chopped dark chocolate for a decadent drink.


Chocolate almond cake with amaretto cream

Looking to take your chocolate cake up a notch? Check out this Italian inspired almond cake with dark melted chocolate and a hint of coffee. Topped with velvety amaretto cream, this cake is pure indulgence.


Chocolate chip cookies

Check out our best chocolate chip cookie recipe, soft and chewy in the middle with a perfectly crisp outside. Packed with oozing dark chocolate and topped with sea salt flakes, these quick cookies make an easy weekend treat.


Chocolate and peanut caramel tart

If you love a classic snickers, then you’ll go nuts over our epic chocolate tart with crumbly peanut pastry and a rich ganache topping.


Chocolate and black pepper gelato

Give silky smooth gelato a grown-up twist with 70% dark chocolate and freshly ground peppercorns in this indulgent dessert idea.


Edd Kimber’s babka buns

Edd Kimber has crossed the flavours of a babka with the look of Swedish cinnamon buns to create these chocolate and salted pistachio babka buns.

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Chocolate martini

A classic martini gets a cocoa hit due to dark chocolate, making it the star of this decadent dessert cocktail recipe.

Chocolate martini in a glass with a cocktail shaker at the side