21 Recipes To Celebrate Chocolate Cake Day

Happy Saturday.

Love chocolate cake?

I do here.

Today is Chocolate Cake Day! #ChocolateCakeDay

How yummy!

Today I am sharing 21 Recipes To Celebrate Chocolate Cake Day at any time of the day!

Breakfast Anyone?

1.)  Black Cherry Chocolate Pancakes:

Black cherry chocolate pancakes anyone?

The perfect recipe to start of the celebrations of Chocolate Cake Day.

Pancakes are always nice for breakfast, elevenses, brunch or even a delicious treat at any time of the day.

Fancy making these chocolate pancakes to celebrate Chocolate Cake Day?

Want to know how to make Black Cherry Chocolate Pancakes?

You can find the full recipe here: Black Cherry Chocolate Pancakes.

2.) Chocolate Berry Pancakes With Minted Yogurt:

Or how about making some of these chocolate berry pancakes with minted yogurt? These are different. How yummy!?

For this super tasty recipe visit here: Chocolate berry pancakes with minted yogurt.

3.) Cranberry & Blueberry Quick Pot Muffin:

Quick by name and quick by nature.

This muffin recipe can be made in a matter of minutes.

How cool if you are short on time?

Better still, there is no fancy ingredient list and no washing up.

Get the recipe here:  How To Make Cranberry & Blueberry Quick Pot Muffin.

Elevenses Anyone?

 4.) Chocolate Mug Cake:

Hands up who fancies a nice and easy Chocolate Mug Cake?

Perfect for a quick and easy chocolate cake fix at any time of the day, especially mid-morning.

5.) Milk Chocolate Cupcakes:

Whether it’s for a celebration, afternoon tea or just a well-deserved treat, you can’t beat these moist and creamy milk chocolate cupcakes, created by Primrose Bakery, one of London’s favourite bakeries.

Try adding chocolate hearts, curls, fruit or different flavours to these versatile treats that look as good as they taste!

These are adorable and you can find the recipe here: Milk Chocolate Cupcakes By Primrose Bakery.

6.)  Chocolate & Basil Muffins:

Chocolate cake with a basil twist!

How cool and tasty do these muffins look!?

Think that herbs and desserts don’t mix?

Think again – we present our magnificent basil muffins, perfect for your mid-morning break, lunch box treat or summertime afternoon tea.

These chocolate and basil muffins are just what I could eat now after a busy morning’s workout.

Perfect with a cup of fruit tea.

You can find the recipe here: Chocolate & Basil Muffins.

7.) Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes:

2 of my favourite things.

Chocolate fairy buns and cookies!!

Why not bake them both together!?!

What a cool idea?

You can find the full recipe here: Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes.

8.) Chocolate, Aubergine And Cranberry Cake:

Fancy making a chocolate, aubergine and cranberry cake or cupcakes?

This cake has a festive air and could be served at Christmas or another wintry celebration.

Few people will guess it contains aubergine which adds moisture and a silky smooth texture.

How fun!? You can find this recipe here: Chocolate, Aubergine And Cranberry Cake.

 9.) Double Decker Freakshake Minicakes:

Fancy making some Double Decker Freakshake Minicakes? These are great for any occasion.

Perfect for a weekend treat.

10.) Beetroot And Raspberries Chocolate Muffins:

How about mixing beetroot and raspberries together?

Why not try these beetroot and raspberries cup cakes.

You will be surprised how nicely they go together.

You can find the recipe here: Beetroot And Raspberries Chocolate Muffins.

Afternoon Treat:

11.) Monty Bojangles Pistachio Marooned Hot Chocolate Fondant:

How about this delicious Monty Bojangles Pistachio Marooned Hot Chocolate Fondant?

Created by Mark Sargeant.

Truffle experts Monty Bojangles have partnered with Michelin Starred Chef Mark Sargeant to create a range of delicious puddings, snacks and naughty treats.

So yummy!

12.) Ombre Chocolate Peanut Butter Celebration Cake:

How Tasty does this cake look!?

This centrepiece cake is deliciously rich and indulgent and topped with shards of agave salted peanut brittle for a truly eye-catching finish.

You can find this recipe here: Ombre Chocolate Peanut Butter Celebration Cake.

13.) Doves Farm Free From Hot Chocolate Cake:

Fancy making this Doves Farm Free From, hot chocolate cake?

I love chocolate cake. Then again I love all cake!! How yummy does this one look!?

You can swap the ingredients around in this recipe to make the recipe free from. Doves Farm Free From Hot Chocolate Cake.

14.) Divine Chocolate And Passionfruit Curd Layer Cake:

Divine’s Chocolate and Passionfruit Curd Layer Cake By Martha Collison.

This chocolate cake is a beautiful thing on its own, but Martha Collison, youngest-ever contestant on the Great British Bake Off, has a recipe that is even more delicious thanks to the addition of a thick layer of sharp passionfruit curd to undercut the heavy richness and balance the sweetness.

One slice is no longer enough!

This delicious layer cake is adapted from a recipe in Martha’s book ‘Twist’,

 15.) Bahlsen Choco Leibniz Cheesecake:

How yummy does this Bahlsen Choco Leibniz Cheesecake look!?

Love chocolate cake, love cheesecake? If so you will love this recipe.

16.) Monty Bojangles Berry Bubbly Chocolate Truffle Cake:

What is not to love about this recipe!!

Monty Bojangles Berry Bubbly Chocolate Truffle Cake Created by Mark Sargeant.

Truffle experts Monty Bojangles have partnered with Michelin Starred Chef Mark Sargeant to create a range of delicious puddings, snacks and naughty treats.

17.) Triple Chocolate Orange Cake:

Triple Chocolate Orange Cake By Bill King anyone?

This simple-to-make cake is rich and tasty – a family favourite with a touch of class!’

18.) Lisa Roukin’s Raw Chocolate Mousse Cake:

Raw Chocolate Mousse Cake from Lisa Roukin.

A silky mousse cake with a crunchy base and the wonderful flavours of chocolate and coconut.

How To Make Lisa Roukin’s Raw Chocolate Mousse Cake.

19.) Chocolate And Peanut Butter Drip Cake:

How yummy does this Peanut Butter Cake created for Stork Sunday Bakes by John Whaite look!?

Chocolate And Peanut Butter Drip Cake.

20.) Lisa Roukin Grain-Free Chocolate Cake:

I have a little treat for you! Lisa Roukin Grain-Free Chocolate Cake.

This melt-in-the-mouth moist chocolate cake is nutritionally packed with an abundance of flavours and goodness.

The avocado cream is thick and creamy and dairy free!

21.) A Berry Boozy Chocolate Cake:

I have a recipe to share with you today that is perfect for a dinner date or party with your adult friends.

Fancy trying out a berry boozy Chocolate cake recipe?

A decadent dessert for grownups! Yummy!!

A Berry Boozy Chocolate Cake.

What do you think?

Fancy trying any of these recipes?

Join the conversation here or over on Twitter using the hashtag  #ChocolateCakeDay



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  1. Angela Milnes
    27th January 2018 / 3:59 pm

    These recipes do look amazing. I recently started weight watchers and it's good to know that I could have a slice of some yummy cake as a one off treat so long as I count it. 🙂

  2. Katy S
    27th January 2018 / 6:49 pm

    I'd LOVE the chocolate and peanut butter drip cake. Sounds AMAZING! I love chocolate and peanut butter! What a fab day to celebrate!!!

  3. Victoria
    28th January 2018 / 1:09 pm

    All of these look so yummy! I'm trying to eat a lot healthier now, but I guess a slice won't be too bad! I'd love to try the chocolate and peanut butter cake x

  4. Ger (It's Me & Ethan)
    28th January 2018 / 8:31 pm

    OMG …these are delicious looking ! Seem simply enough too. Think I'm actually going to try one or two !

  5. Kim Carberry
    29th January 2018 / 10:24 am

    Ohh! Yum! These all sound so good. We made a chocolate cake on Saturday. Just an out of a packet mix but it was good. #MMBC

  6. Elizabeth
    29th January 2018 / 12:30 pm

    How on earth did I manage to miss National Chocolate Cake day?! What a great collection of recipes you've shared 🙂

  7. the frenchie mummy
    29th January 2018 / 8:13 pm

    I did not know there was a chocolate day! I should really as I love it and all look delicious. Not too difficult either so I might have a go! thanks

  8. Emily Leary, A Mummy Too
    29th January 2018 / 9:52 pm

    If the Chocolate And Peanut Butter Drip Cake tastes even 1/10th as good as it looks I'll be in heaven!

  9. Katie Deacon
    30th January 2018 / 9:56 am

    I can't believe I forgot about National Chocolate Day! What a fool! Well I guess I better make up for it and try out one of these delicious recipes, I think you had me at chocolate cherry pancakes!!Katie xoxo

  10. Beth @ BethinaBox.com
    30th January 2018 / 12:53 pm

    Oh… Yum! I love chocolate and I love cake! Chocolate cake is even better. I didn't know there was a chocolate day though! 🙂

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