Darkness on the Delta: Cool Bittersweet Dessert

A deep, dark-as-night, fudgy-as-heck, bittersweet cake that’s a deserving dessert for any dinner party. Chocoholics, you’re welcome.

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  • 25 M
  • 6 H, 25 M
  • 0

Chocolate Budino Tartlets with Sea Salt and Olive Oil

A chocolate crust cradles a creamy chocolate custard filling garnished with a drizzle of olive oil and a sprinkling of sea salt. Be still our hearts.

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  • 1 H
  • 2 H, 40 M
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Vanilla-Mocha Café Cake with Cherries Jubilee Sauce

Three different extracts—vanilla, coffee, and chocolate—lend complexity to this moist mocha cake. The cherry sauce puts things over the top.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 0

Monster Peanut Butter-Oatmeal-Chocolate Chip Cookies

The Frankenstein of cookies—one part oatmeal, one part peanut butter, one part chocolate chunk, and irresistible through and through.

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  • 20 M
  • 50 M
  • 4

Chocolate-Dipped Candied Citrus Peel

A bittersweet little something to set out after even the swankiest of dinner parties, these candied citrus strips smothered in chocolate boast a velvety zing.

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  • 30 M
  • 4 H
  • 0

Caribbean Rum Truffles

Rum, chocolate, honey, and butter. You’ll be glad you made a big batch when you start to see how quickly they disappear.

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  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 4 H, 30 M
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Mocha-Hazelnut Truffles

Espresso and Frangelico lend these creamy white chocolate truffles incredible oomph. Tasting is believing.

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  • 30 M
  • 3 H, 30 M
  • 0

Chocolate Mint Crème Brûlée

This velvety-smooth, bourbon-spiked, oh-so-chocolatey custard bathes your taste buds with pure pleasure.

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  • 30 M
  • 5 H
  • 0

Soft Caramels

Soft, creamy, easy-peasy, foolproof caramels wrapped in wax paper for gift-giving are certain to earn you heaps of loot from grateful giftees.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 15

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

Froufrou but not fussy, this fancy pants take on a childhood treat satisfies cravings by the children in all of us.

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  • 35 M
  • 1 H, 25 M
  • 0

Chocolate Pecan Caramel Torte

This is one of those recipes that oughtta come with the kitchen equivalent of an “Explicit Lyrics” label. Wowsa this torte is wicked!

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 25 M
  • 1

Brownie Swirl Cheesecake

The highlight of this cheesecake is its chocolate brownie crust and squares of brownies baked into the cake. On top is a swirl of bittersweet chocolate.

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  • 1 H
  • 4 H
  • 10

Chile-Spiked Chocolate Cakes

These chocolate cakes get their kick from chipotle peppers and are served with either a cinnamon custard or a tomatillo sauce.

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  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 3 H, 30 M
  • 0

Bittersweet Citrus Tart with Jasmine Cream

Subtle citrus notes in this dark-chocolate tart come from pink grapefruit and blood orange zest. Jasmine tea-infused cream adds an exotic touch.

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  • 40 M
  • 4 H, 25 M
  • 0
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