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Simple Chocolate Desserts

Looking for recipes for simple chocolate desserts? Taste of Home has the best simple chocolate dessert recipes from real cooks like you, featuring reviews, ratings, how-to videos and tips.

Chocolate Quivers

Chocolate Quivers

Chocolate Quivers

"These smooth, cool snacks are more fun than chocolate pudding! says Shirley Kidd of New London, Minnesota.

Chocolate Orange Fondue

Chocolate Orange Fondue

Chocolate Orange Fondue

For many years, we’ve celebrated New Year’s Eve with a fondue dinner, and my chocolate version is one of the dessert courses. We like using fresh fruit and cubed cake for dipping.

Instant Chocolate Pastries

Instant Chocolate Pastries

Instant Chocolate Pastries

“My sister and I became addicted to Nutella while traveling in Europe. Now we’re always thinking of ways to incorporate the chocolate hazelnut spread into recipes. This one came about after making puff pastries with apple filling. We thought, ‘Why not try chocolate?’” —Dee Wolf, Syracuse, Utah
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Chocolate Butterscotch Haystacks

Chocolate Butterscotch Haystacks

Chocolate Butterscotch Haystacks

My grandmother made haystacks like these and gave them to my cousin Vonnie and me when our parents didn't want us to have any more sweets.—Christine Schwester, Divide, CO

Cherry-Chocolate Pudgy Pie

Cherry-Chocolate Pudgy Pie

Cherry-Chocolate Pudgy Pie

Here’s an ooey-gooey treat from our test kitchen that’s just right for campfires and sing-a-longs. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Double-Chocolate Toffee Icebox Cake

Double-Chocolate Toffee Icebox Cake

Double-Chocolate Toffee Icebox Cake

My mother-in-law gave me a cooking lesson when I first got married: "Anything tastes good if you put enough butter, chocolate or cream in it." This cake has two out of three and proves she was right. Sometimes I use chocolate graham crackers and stack up the layers in a 9x9 pan. —Bee Engelhart, Bloomfield Township, Michigan

Almond-Chocolate Crescents

Almond-Chocolate Crescents

Almond-Chocolate Crescents

These breakfast rolls are yummy enough to be a dessert. They look extra-special with a drizzle of melted chocolate. —Roxanne OBrien, Lyndhurst, Virginia

Dark Chocolate Bourbon Balls

Dark Chocolate Bourbon Balls

Dark Chocolate Bourbon Balls

Remember the days at Grama and Grampa's house when you make these wonderfully traditional treats. The blended taste of bourbon and pecans is irresistable! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin

Maple-Bacon White Chocolate Fudge

Maple-Bacon White Chocolate Fudge

Maple-Bacon White Chocolate Fudge

Bored with the same old fudge? Prepare it with white chips, add maple flavoring and load it up with bacon. Then be prepared to share the recipe! —Mindie Hilton, Susanville, CA

Hazelnut Chocolate Mousse

Hazelnut Chocolate Mousse

Hazelnut Chocolate Mousse

I love chocolate and it is so quick and easy to make that I can surprise my family anytime of the year. This is also good using chocolate fudge flavored pudding mix. You can also use chocolate flavored Cool Whip instead of regular Cool Whip. It depends on how much you love chocolate. Feel free to add toppings of your choice.

Elegant Chocolate Mousse

Elegant Chocolate Mousse

Elegant Chocolate Mousse

There is something delightfully simple, yet so satisfying about homemade chocolate mousse. Garnish individual servings with fresh berries or chocolate shavings. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin
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