Five Crazy Good Chocolate Recipes

I could do a list of twenty chocolate recipes here, but why mess around? Valentine’s Day is this week, and less is often more with chocolate, so let’s lock it down to an all-star list of five crazy good chocolate recipes.

1. Chocolate Puddle Cookies – A cookie I encountered while visiting Portland, Oregon years ago. It’s an incredible crackle-edged puddle of chocolate with a texture that made me think of the collision between a soft meringue and a fudgy brownie.

Five Crazy Good Chocolate Recipes

2. An Incredible No Bake Chocolate Cake The easiest chocolate cake you’ll ever make. And it’s always a huge hit. If you like the sound of a truffle cake, this is for you.

Five Crazy Good Chocolate Recipes

3. Glissade Chocolate Pudding A chocolate pudding that is hard to beat. From this day forward, if you come to my house for dinner, and I decide chocolate pudding might be a nice finish to the meal, this is the recipe I’ll be using.Five Crazy Good Chocolate Recipes
4. Violet Bakery Chocolate Devil’s Food Cake This is exactly what you want when you’re craving a homemade chocolate cake. The chocolate factor is deep and strong. The cake itself is rich, moist, and tender.

Five Crazy Good Chocolate Recipes

5. Homemade Chocolate Bars / Dark Chocolate Energy Bites Good-quality dark chocolate packed with lots of chopped nuts, seeds, and dried fruit make these a favorite, nutritious, and energizing snack. Make a batch, wrap them in gold foil candy paper, or parchment, and place in a drawer – you’re set for the month.

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