Special Occasions

Birthday cakes, chocolate bavarois, Halloween treats. These are the chocolate recipes to transform any occasion into a sweat and special memory.

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The ideal dessert to make any after-dinner gathering with friends a special one. Any kind of fruit or nut can be added at the last minute, or it can be prepared in advance and presented on a nice serving dish.
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Suffering from Monday morning depression? The perfect solution is to make this chocolate survival kit the Sunday before...
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This recipe dates back to the late 1800s. The well-known Italian gourmet of that time, Pellegrino Artusi, was not a chocolate lover and considered it little more than a beverage for convalescents. Though he might have appreciated this elegant charlotte!
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Italy entered the war in the 1940s. Food was rationed and gas was conserved, classic desserts disappeared and desserts without something multiplied: without gas, without eggs, without or with very little sugar. This simple recipe is a reminder of those times.
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Cheesecake debuted in Italy like many cult desserts between the 1990s and the 2000s. These were the years during which world cuisine broke down barriers and became fusion, like in the case of this recipe.
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In the 1930s, foreign terms were forbidden in Italy, even in cuisine, so when soufflés were imported from France, they were called “soffiato”. This chocolate soufflé from that time period was prepared during very special occasions.
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Chocolate bavarios is a winning dessert you can eat with a spoon. Depending on its container and the decorations it's served with, it can be transformed into a truly special dessert.
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Chocolate and chestnuts are two flavors that merge perfectly, each one maintaining its own personality. This recipe, which pairs them with balance, is perfect for a special occasion to celebrate with friends and family.
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380
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Halloween is an Anglo-Saxon holiday that is a huge hit in Italy. Involving the kids in making these "scary" cookies is a great way to spend quality time together.
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If chocolate is the food of the gods... then fritters are the queens of Carnival! Chocolate and raisins are the right ingredients to make your family's Carnival irresistible.
40
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Making a spectacular birthday cake is always a pleasure. This Gateau recipe is easy to make and whipped cream and berries make it irresistible!
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Here's an elegant version of a chocolate cake that is intensified by the flavor of pear-soaked rum and oranges.
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