Chocolate

Chocolate recipes and ideas

Rich marbled chocolate cake

Serves 12 Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: 35 minutes, plus cooling Using Chocolate Horlicks® in the recipe deepens the flavour of the buttercream used to decorate the cake, adding to the...

St Patrick's Day: join Niall Horan and Una Foden in celebrations with 5 Guinness recipes

America's president Barack Obama famously enjoyed a pint of Guinness on his trip to Ireland back in 2011, Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed that she "always has a Guinness before an awards...

Guinness chocolate brownies

Serves: 12 Ingredients 100ml Guinness  185g dark chocolate 50g milk chocolate 185g butter 3 eggs 275g caster sugar Vanilla essence 85g plain flour 20g coco powder 50G white chocolate buttons Method  Line...

Guinness chocolate cake

As baking fever sweeps the nation, Guinness’ luxurious offering is sure to get cake lovers’ whisks whirring. The Guinness chocolate cake is an indulgent treat, perfect for fans of the black...

Banana Flower Cupcakes

Makes 12 Ingredients For the cake: · 100g butter, softened at room temperature · 140g Fairtrade soft light brown sugar · 2 large eggs, at room temperature, lightly beaten ·...

Fairtrade Fortnight: 6 chocolate and banana recipes

To mark Fairtrade Fortnight, we have 6 dreamy desserts with chocolate and the nation's favourite fruit, bananas.  Feel good and have an excuse to make dessert by knowing you're doing your...

Chocolate and cherry tiffin

Makes: 30 pieces Preparation time: 15 minutes Cooking time: refrigerate overnight Ingredients 250g digestive biscuits 300g 85% cocoa solids dark chocolate 100g unsalted butter 150g golden syrup 100g...

Pancake Day 2014: 10 perfect pancake recipes

For Pancake Day 2014, we have 10 pancake recipes to get you flipping your way through Shrove Tuesday. From the classic batter mix with lemon juice and sugar, American-style apple-buttermilk pancakes from...

Divine Chocolate Banoffee pie by Linda Collister

It’s hard to better the original Banoffee pie - a pastry case filled with a fudgy toffee mixture topped with bananas and whipped cream flavored with coffee, but I think this version, a chocolate...

Banana pancakes with Divine Chocolate maple syrup

So easy to make, these American-style pancakes use mashed banana within the batter to create a lovely flavour and texture that works perfectly with the sweet dark chocolate maple syrup. Ideal for Shrove...

Banana chocolate sundae with brazil nut praline

A grown-up sundae recipe, combining the gorgeous flavours of banana and vanilla with a decadent chocolate-orange sauce and nutty caramel praline. Serves 4 Ingredients For the brazil nut praline: 75g...

Chocolate chip and brazil nut banana bread

Banana bread is a great way to use up overripe bananas, in fact, the darker the skins, the better! This recipe adds brazils for a delicious nutty crunch and Divine’s 70% dark for nuggets of chocolate...

Chocolate and banana pancakes

Serves: 8 Ingredients 100g plain flour Pinch of salt Zest of 1 lemon 1 medium egg 300ml semi skimmed milk 100g plain chocolate, broken into small pieces Oil for frying 2 bananas, quartered and sliced Rodda’s...

10 Valentine's desserts that say 'I love you'

Whether it's homemade strawberry profiteroles, a rich chocolate fondant, chocolate and chilli tart or a chocolate cake with a pink heart shape in the middle, we have 10 of the best desserts for you...

Easy chocolate fondant

Ingredients 100g dark chocolate 10g cocoa 100g butter 2 eggs 70g caster sugar 50g flour 1-2 tsp of baking powder 1 tub of Kelly’s of Cornwall Cornish Dairy Vanilla Ice Cream Method Lightly butter...

Heart's desire cake

Ingredients For the heart cake Dr. Oetker Cake Release Spray 125g (4 ½ oz) baking margarine, softened 125g (4 ½ oz) caster sugar 2 medium eggs 200g (7oz) plain flour 10ml (2 tsp) Dr. Oetker...

Chocolate and orange crumpets

Ingredients 240g full fat milk Zest of 1 orange 15g sugar 50g good quality dark chocolate 250g plain flour 10g fresh yeast (or 1 tsp dried yeast) Juice of one orange, topped up to 125ml with water 2 tsp...



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