The handcrafted chocolate tiles we’ve all grown up with have always been the most satisfying, fun and creative way to decorate a room.
These fun, colorful and affordable designs are great for any occasion.
The fun factor is especially strong for holidays, when a chocolate tray or cookie table becomes the perfect centerpiece to celebrate a special occasion.
Here are a few ideas for making your own handcrafted chocolately tile or decorative chair.1.
Chocolate Tins for a Birthday CakeA classic and simple chocolate cake recipe that takes a little planning and creativity to get right.
This chocolate cake is made with chocolate mousse and whipped cream and can be baked in a cake pan or even on a cake tray.
You can even add a small layer of sugar to make the cake more moist and fluffy.2.
Chocolate Caramel Bars for a Christmas CookieParty up a festive cookie with a few chocolate caramels.
Mix together a few ounces of bittersweet chocolate, sugar and butter, and add a sprinkle of cocoa powder to the bottom of the pan.
Let cool in the refrigerator for 10 minutes, then top with chocolate chips.
Chocolate Cake with Candy Glaze for a Valentine’s Day PartyThe chocolate cake with candy glaze is the perfect Valentine’s treat.
Mix 1/2 cup chocolate chips and 1/4 cup melted chocolate into a chocolate cake.
Top with a sprinkling of confectioners’ sugar.4.
Chocolate Lattes for a Holiday GiftA favorite for holiday cookies and bars, these small chocolate lattes can be placed on the counter or placed in a container of chocolate milk and covered with clingfilm to prevent the frosting from falling off.
You could even make them with whipped cream.5.
Chocolate Chiffon Chairs for a Spring WeddingA chiffon chair is perfect for a romantic getaway, or even a festive Valentine’s day party.
This elegant chiffons are made with hand-spun chiffin and filled with fresh mint chocolate.6.
Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwich for a Wedding DinnerThe perfect summer dessert, this chocolaty ice cream sandwich can be eaten as a sandwich or baked in the oven.
Fill the ice cream with a cup of chocolate mocha and sprinkle with sprinkles of confecters’ chocolate.7.
Chocolate Bowls for a Chocolate Holiday PartyThis festive, chocolate bowl can be filled with chocolate milk, whipped cream, marshmallow fluff and sprinkles.8.
Chocolate Cakes for a Halloween PartyThis chocolate cake cake recipe takes about 15 minutes to make, and the result is one of the most delicious, easy to make cakes you’ll ever make.
This easy and fun chocolate cake requires no baking skills or baking equipment.
The chocolate cake will make an ideal Halloween treat for kids and adults.9.
Chocolate Baskets for a New Year’s Eve CakeIf you’ve got a big party coming up and you want to have a festive party without having to worry about preparing the entire cake, you can make a simple chocolate basket.
Mix chocolate chips with vanilla extract and chocolate meringue, then fill with chocolate cupcakes.10.
Chocolate Muffins for an Italian HolidayParty with a side of chocolate muffins.
You’ll need about a tablespoon of chocolate chips for each cup of muffins, so use your fingers to spread the batter on the muffins and place them in a pan.
Use a spatula to fill the muffin cups, then bake in the microwave for 1 minute at 350 degrees for each muffin.11.
Chocolate Cookies for a Winter HolidayParty chocolate cookies will have you running to your favorite store and grabbing a few.
These easy-to-make chocolate cookies can be frosted with confectioner’s sugar and chocolate chips or you can top them with chocolate sprinkles or whipped cream to create an even more festive and decadent chocolate cookie treat.12.
Chocolate Spaghetti Bolognese for a Italian HolidaySpaghetti bologneses are an easy and delicious dessert for Italian holidays.
You just need to be able to work in time to get them together, but you can also make them ahead of time, reheat them and make them in the morning.13.
Chocolate Candles for a Valentines Day WeddingA chocolate candle is a great gift for your new Valentine, but what’s even better is making your favorite chocolate candles for the groom.
Start with a small handful of chocolate candles, and make sure to layer on a sprinkle of confetti to create a spectacular candle.14.
Chocolate Shakers for a Baking HolidayParty up the festive baking challenge by mixing up a handful of homemade chocolate shakers.
Add a pinch of sea salt and a sprinkles with cocoa powder and a pinch or two of cinnamon to the top.15.
Chocolate Popsicles for a Happy Valentine’s PartyIf you love making a