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Our Favorite Chocolate Desserts

Everyone loves chocolate. Make one of these special dessert recipes this holiday season.

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Special Hot Chocolate Treats
Dropping a whipped cream-filled chocolate cup into hot chocolate makes for an extra-special beverage.

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Chocolate-Hazelnut Cheesecake
Crunchy toasted hazelnuts top this velvety cheesecake.

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Peppermint Twist Kisses
Add a touch of mint and red food coloring to classic butter cookies and top with a kiss.

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Mocha Cookie Pretzels
These delicious coffee-kissed chocolate cookies are twisted into fun pretzel shapes.

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Irish Mint Brownies
Mint mousse and rich chocolate make a winning dessert.

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Eggless Chocolate Cake
This rich cake drizzled with semi-sweet chocolate is special enough for company.

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Viennese Fudge
Share this rich fudge with your friends, family, and guests this holiday season.

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Coconut Truffles
Have these amazing truffles out for your holiday guests, or give them as gifts.

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Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes with Cinnamon Butter Cream Frosting
All the flavors of a cup of Mexican hot chocolate can be found in this amazing cupcake.

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Chocolate Cakes With Liquid Centers
Serve these easy-to-make molten chocolate cakes to impress any guest.

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Chocolate Truffles
It’s hard to eat just one of these chocolaty silky candies.

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Chocolate-Dipped Maple Logs
These maple-flavored cookies are dipped in rich chocolate and coated in walnuts.

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Chocolate Crème Brulee with Blackberries Recipe
This recipe, by Jennifer Flood, was featured at the Austin Chocolate Festival.

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Mocha Ricotta Tiramisu
This delectable version of the popular Italian dessert includes the traditional sponge cakes soaked in coffee and liqueur for the base.

Reader's Digest
Originally Published in Reader's Digest