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Marokanky

These Czech Christmas cookies are crunchy on the outside and chewy on the inside. The batter is prepared on the stovetop, then cooled and baked. The original recipe calls for nuts and candied orange zest, but any dried fruit or combination of dried fruits can be used in place of the orange zest. —Cyndee Sindelar, Princeton, New Jersey

Armagnac Chocolate Almond Tart

I am a pecan pie lover...this is my twist on pecan pie. I use almonds instead of pecans and golden...


Mocha Cinnamon Rolls

I love cinnamon rolls and coffee together! They are the perfect flavor combination, which is proven by these mocha cinnamon...


Jamaican Chocolate Cookies with Caramel Creme

1 review

I made these for an office party cookie contest—not a crumb was left on the platter! —Noelle Myers, Grand Forks,...


Sea Salt Mint White Mocha Cookies

2 reviews

This recipe came from my mom's Grandma Alice, who taught her how to bake. Grandma Alice always had a fresh...

Chocolate Hazelnut Mousse Cups

1 review

Three of my favorite foods—chocolate, hazelnuts and puff pastry—come together for an impressive dessert. Dress them up with a drizzle...


Quadruple Chocolate Chunk Cookies

16 reviews

Of all the recipes in my repertoire, I knew my Quadruple Chocolate Chunk Cookies would have the best shot of...

Contest-Winning German Chocolate Cream Pie

15 reviews

I've won quite a few awards in recipe contests over the past 10 years, and I was delighted that this...


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Fudge Puddles

33 reviews

I was inspired to make these cookies last year when we stopped for a snack while Christmas shopping. I changed...


Chocolate-Dipped Spumoni Cookies

5 reviews

I combined my favorite cookie and ice cream into one dessert. With so many delicious flavors going on, it's hard...


Chocolate Cream Cheese Cupcakes

25 reviews

I got the recipe for these moist , filled cupcakes from a dear friend about 25 years ago. I have...

Chocolate Chip Brownies

11 reviews

People love these rich chocolate chip brownies so much that I never take them anywhere without bringing along several copies...


Ultimate Chocolate Chunk Pecan Pie

2 reviews

Our family hosts an annual barn party for our close friends, complete with a pie cook-off. A few years ago,...


Chocolate Mint Dreams

11 reviews

Since chocolate and mint is my favorite flavor combination, these dainty frosted treats are hard to resist. But I manage...


Chocolate Malt Cheesecake

2 reviews

My mother-in-law loved chocolate malts—and cheesecakes, too. Can you guess who passed this recipe on to me? Sometimes, I...


Chocolate Pistachio Biscotti

14 reviews

Chocolate, pistachios and cranberries make a dramatic, delicious trio. Introducing the cranberries to this recipe added tartness, texture and color,...

Triple-Chocolate Peppermint Treats

23 reviews

Santa is sure to stop by your house if you leave these minty chocolate cookies waiting for him. They're quick...


Contest-Winning Chocolate Truffle Cookies

32 reviews

Here's a snack for serious chocolate lovers. These enticing cookies are crisp on the outside and soft on the inside,...


Turtle Cookie Cups

21 reviews

For a twist, use white chocolate chips in the cups and drizzle with white chocolate. — Heather King, Frostburg, Maryland


Chocolate-Glazed Coconut Almond Cheesecake

18 reviews

My idea was to make a cheesecake taste like my favorite candy bar, which has chocolate, coconut and almonds. This...


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Saltine Toffee Bark

72 reviews

Everyone loves these salty-sweet treasures—their flavor is simply irresistible. The bark is like brittle, but better. Get ready for a...


Chocolate Mint Brownies

44 reviews

One of the best things about this recipe is that these mint chocolate brownies get moister if you leave them...


Black Bottom Brandy Bites

4 reviews

The idea for these bite-sized tarts started with little chocolate bottles of brandy. For an extra dash of fabulous, I...


Elvis Banana Bread

6 reviews

As a toddler, my son loved bananas, so we always had them in the house. We didn't always eat them...

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One-Bowl Chocolate Chip Bread

15 reviews

My family hops out of bed on Valentine’s Day because they know I’m baking this quick bread for breakfast. They’re...


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Hot Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

10 reviews

This is a variation of the cookies my mother made when I was growing up. Now my 13-year-old daughter and...


Chocolate Meringue Stars

12 reviews

These light, delicate chocolate meringue cookies are always a hit. Their big chocolate flavor makes it difficult to keep the...


Chocolate Espresso-Nut Torte

2 reviews

I love chocolate and nuts, and they come together deliciously in this torte. Serve it with sweetened whipped cream or...


Cappuccino Brownies

16 reviews

There’s something magical in coffee that intensifies the flavor of chocolate. These three-layer wonders freeze well, but somehow most of...


Special Mocha Cupcakes

29 reviews

Topped with a fluffy frosting and chocolate sprinkles, these extra-rich, extra-delicious cupcakes smell wonderful while baking and taste even better!...