Unsweetened Chocolate Recipes

Unsweetened chocolate is ideal for baking. Try these recipes with unsweetened chocolate next time you crave a bittersweet dessert.

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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 syrup instead of corn syrup. Both chocolate and Armagnac make this tart really special. Don't skip on toasting the almonds, it brings out the nuttiness of the pie. — Phoebe Saad, Framingham, Massachusetts

Layered Princess Cake

This magical princess cake will make any party feel special. Whether you're having a birthday party, princess party or baby...


Halloween Witch Cake

If you're looking for an extra-special dessert to serve for Halloween, this witch cake will delight all the ghouls and...


Double Chocolate Pumpkin Bread

This double chocolate pumpkin bread is a favorite. It's nice and moist, and it actually gets better as it sits!...


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Chocolate Chess Pie

2 reviews

This is one of my mother's go-to recipes. It's a yummy spin on classic chocolate chess pie. — Ann Dickens,...

S’mores Brownies

4 reviews

My family simply adores my daughter's fudgy s'mores brownies. The cinnamon graham cracker crust and the dark chocolate brownies bring...


Cinnamon Chocolate Cake

5 reviews

A healthy hint of cinnamon gives this chocolate cake an extra step up over the expected sheet cake. Its sweet...

Mint Swirl Fudge Cake

1 review

Mint pairs with a silky, mild chocolate flavor for this colorful, beautiful cake that will be the talk of the...


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Chocolate Comfort Cake

31 reviews

This moist and delicious chocolate cake is usually the first dessert to go. People even eat the crumbs. It’s always...


Chocolate Spice Layer Cake with Caramel Icing

Mariann James of Ferguson, Missouri created a sweet and salty favorite with her original recipe for chocolate spice cake with...


Copycat Berger Cookies

3 reviews

After a friend who had recently traveled to Baltimore sent me a package of Berger cookies, I was hooked. They...

Apricot Almond Bars

I often bring these treats to Christmas potlucks and parties. A tin of these yummy bars makes a great gift,...


Chocolate Drop Cookies

9 reviews

These soft, cake-like cookies topped with a creamy cocoa frosting have a pleasant walnut flavor. The recipe makes a lot,...


Christmas Tree Brownies

6 reviews

My son, Jeremy, is 36 but acts as if he's 5 when he sees these brownies—I've been making them for...


Chocolate Pecan Waffles

1 review

“This is a yummy dish when company comes, and it tastes great with strawberries, bananas or raspberries.” These crisp and...


Chocolate Nut Fudge

3 reviews

This old-fashioned silky smooth fudge that's dotted with just the right amount of nuts is sure to appeal to sweet...

Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownies

14 reviews

My husband and I have two sons, and I sent these peanut butter brownies to them regularly when they were...


Flourless Chocolate Cake

7 reviews

One bite of fudgy Flourless Chocolate Cake and you'll see why it's pure pleasure for confirmed chocoholics! A small slice...


Treasure Chest Birthday Cake

6 reviews

Swashbucklers of all ages were eager to seize a chocolaty piece of this birthday cake, although some guests thought it...


Favorite Chocolate Peanut Torte

1 review

This cake is so rich, you'd never guess it was lower in fat and sugar than other desserts. The smooth...


Caramel Chocolate Cake

2 reviews

The crowd will cheer when you bring out this masterpiece! A creamy caramel frosting lends old-fashioned flavor to the moist...


Sour Cream Chocolate Cupcakes

14 reviews

My husband and I love these classic moist, chocolaty cupcakes. The sour cream is definitely the ingredient that give them...


Coconut-Mint Chocolate Cake

You can’t go wrong with this one-of-a-kind chocolate cake from Jess Apfe of Berkeley, California. The moist cake, creamy mint...


Chocolate Turtle Cake

5 reviews

We created this decadent chocolate cake showcasing a creamy caramel layer and rich ganache. A small slice goes a long...


Devil’s Food Cake with Chocolate Fudge Frosting

22 reviews

This recipe won several blue ribbons at our state fair. The made-from-scratch chocolate layer cake topped with a fudgy homemade...

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Chocolate Cake with Sour Cream

9 reviews

This luscious chocolate layer cake gets wonderful moistness from sour cream. Its irresistible topping and marvelous from-scratch goodness make it...


Chocolate/Whipping Cream Torte

4 reviews

Special occasions call for extraordinary desserts like this impressive-looking torte. It may take some time to prepare but the smiles...


Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cake

2 reviews

This is a chocolate lover's dream! It will definitely satisfy any chocolate craving you may have. I often make this...


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Chocolate Marshmallow Cake

6 reviews

When Mom wanted to treat us to something special, she made this awesome dessert. We could never resist the tender...


Frosted Chocolate Marshmallow Cake

My sister-in-law gave me this recipe many years ago—one of us will often make it for family gatherings. The cake...


Mocha Cake

20 reviews

Without a doubt, this is the best cake I've ever made. I share this decadent mocha cake with everyone I...