You’ve probably been stuffing your face with chocolate all week and have had every excuse to do so with it being the official Chocolate Week 11th-17th October. From chocolate cake, chocolate bars, hot chocolate drinks and chocolate flavoured cereals, you are probably feeling a little over indulged and not looking forward to stepping on the scales first thing Monday morning.
Or it may have been the case that Chocolate Week totally slipped your mind and you need to catch up on all the chocolate eating days you have missed during the week. Well luckily the weekend is here giving you a bit of time to indulge in these fabulous choc-tastic recipes that you can try out for your family and friends.
There never needs to be an excuse for chocolate but in this instance you have one, so get your apron and oven gloves on and get baking!
Chocolate Chip Brownies Recipe
Everyone loves chocolate chip brownies and they truly are very simple to bake. Make a batch and pop them in the fridge so you can keep tucking into them all weekend, although they probably won’t last long as this brownie recipe is super tasty.
Sticky Chocolate Cake
If you are fancying a major indulgence and don’t care about calories, have a go at this rich sticky chocolate cake, which is sure to feed your chocolate fix for the whole week.
Mint Chocolate Chip Muffins
These mint chocolate chip muffins are fantastic if you are not a big fan of rich chocolate desserts and enjoy it much more with an additional ingredient. The mint and fluffy texture of the sponge makes it the perfect light snack to sit down and enjoy with a cup of tea.
Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate chip cookies are a fantastic idea for the little ones to get involved with when baking. These delightful treats are exceedingly tasty and are sure to be gobbled down in seconds. Make sure that you keep the little ones away from the hot oven when cooking teaching them the health and safety aspects of cooking in the kitchen.