13 Chocolate Recipes for Mint Lovers

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Who’s ready to add more greens to their diet? 

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If the words Grasshopper, Thin Mints, or Andes trigger hunger, these Mint Chocolate recipes are for you! 

 

13 Mint Chocolate Recipes

 

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookie Crunch Cake

Recipe here by Cake Merchant

 

Dark Chocolate Mint Chip Whoopie Pies

Recipe here by Sugar Spun Run

 

Chocolate Cupcakes with Fluffy Mint Chip Buttercream  

Recipe here by Cooking Classy

Mint Chip Brownie Ice Cream Cake

Recipe here by Baking a Moment

 

Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Tart

Recipe here by Homemade Interest

Grasshopper Pie

Recipe here by Sugar Hero

 

Double Chocolate Mint Chip Skillet Cookie

Recipe here by Sweet Anna’s

 

Thin Mint Milkshake

Recipe here by Broma Bakery

Mint Chocolate Chip Doughnuts

Recipe here by Dessert for Two

 

Mint Chocolate Oreo Brookies 

Recipe here by Averie Cooks

 

Mint Chocolate Chip Scones 

Recipe here by Created by Diane

 

Mint Chocolate Meringue

Recipe here by Daring Gourmet 

 

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip

Recipe here by Host the Toast

 

 

 

 

13 Chocolate Desserts to Add to your Foodie Bucket List

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Movie Theater Sundae photo

Brownie, topped with popcorn flavored ice cream, peanut butter pretzels, and brown butter caramel.

Where to find it:  The Stanton Social, NY

 

Cookie Shots photo

The interior of the handmade cookie cup is slathered with Belgian chocolate, and then filled with a Madagascar vanilla or chocolate cream.

Where to find it: The Dirty Cookie, CA


Chocolate Sphere photo

Warm buttered chocolate melts the chocolate sphere to unveil chocolate lava cake and ice cream.

Where to find it: Pantry, Boston

 

Eggloo Waffle and Ice Cream photo

Inspired by Hong Kong’s Egg Waffles, Eggloo’s waffles are stuffed with your choice of homemade ice cream and toppings.

Where to find it: Eggloo, NY 

 

French Hot Chocolate photo

Hot Chocolate thick enough to use a spoon.

Where to find it: Angelina, Paris

 

Outrageous Milkshakes photo

See the photo below? Enough said.

Where to find it:  Black Top, NY

 

Cannoli Nachos photo

Cannoli chips served with sweet ricotta dip.

Where to find it: Di Mare Pastry, CT

 

 

The Kitchen Sink Cake photo

The “cake” is actually made up of layers of cheesecake, pecan pie, devil’s food cake, brownies, peanut butter crunch, vanilla chiffon cake, and chocolate chunk cookies…and served with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.

Where to find it:  Hard Rock, Universal Studios, Orlando


Ice Cream Fondue photo

Where to find it: Mega Bangna, Thailand 


Chocolate Pinata photo 

Break open your own chocolate piñata to release a bounty of churros and fresh fruit.

Where to find it: Uncle Julio’s, TX


Chocolate Explosion (photo)

Your waiter cracks open the sphere to reveal vanilla and mango mousse, brownie chunks, nuts, and candy. Then, the dessert is finished off with ice cream, chocolate sauce, and liquid nitrogen. 

Where to find it: Quattro Restaurante, Mumbai

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Rolled-Up Ice Cream photo

 Thai-inspired homemade ice cream, hand-rolled in front of you.

Where to find it: 10Below ,NY


The Treasure Chest photo

Chocolate treasure chest overflowing with a dozen scoops of ice cream, 3 slices of cake, deep fried Oreos and candy bars, and more!

Where to find it: Caesars, Las Vegas


I’m always on the lookout for new chocolate experiences. What desserts would you add to the list?



First Day of Summer

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Although we’ve been soaking up the sun for weeks in the South, today is the first official day of Summer


Awe, Summer.

 

 

Time for Flip Flops and Swimming Pools, (photo)

 

Sunrise on the Beach,


Fireflies after dusk, (photo)



Sand Castles and Cones,

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Movies and Milkshakes,

 

Picnics and pies,

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Backyard BBQs,

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And, bathing suits


Show-every-ounce-of-chocolate-I’ve-consumed bathing suits,


Oh, bother.

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Berries, Bourbon, or Both?

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It’s National Strawberry Shortcake Day AND National Bourbon Day!

So much food. 

So much drink.

What’s a gal to do?

 

Chocolate Strawberry Shortcake

 Recipe by The Sugary Shrink

 Bourbon and Hot Fudge Milkshake 

Recipe by Drink Wire

 

Chocolate Pavlovas with Bourbon Strawberries 

Recipe by Floating Kitchen

 

Twist and Shout!

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Do you know what today is?


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Yes, Pretzel Day.  And around here, that translates into Chocolate-Pretzel Day.

In these recipes, sweet meets salty, and it’s nothing short of delightful.

 

Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Tart with Pretzel Crust

Recipe by Nosh On It


 

 

 

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Need a tall cold drink to wash it down? 


Salted Pretzel Nutella Fudge Milkshake with Malted Milk Whipped Cream

Recipe by Half Baked Harvest


13 Crazy Good Nutella Recipes

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Nutella  has certainly made a comeback.  Lovers of the chocolate hazelnut spread are slathering it on bread, stuffing it into brownies, stirring it into coffee,…or eating it straight from the jar.

Photo source: Rant Chic

 

Nuts For Nutella?

Image  Buzzfeed

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Check out these over-the-top recipes, and make all your Nutella dreams come true.

 

Going Green

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

While some are washing down Corn Beef & Cabbage with mugs full of frothy green beer, us chocoholics are bringing the green to the dessert table.  We’re talking Mint Chip Ice Cream, Grasshopper Pies, Thin Mint Cookies, Chocolate Mint Brownies,… all served best with a Shamrock Shake.

If you enjoy the rich and refreshing combination of chocolate and mint, you’ll want to dig into these irresistible desserts. And once you try them, you’ll know you’ve found gold.

13 Mint Chocolate Desserts to enjoy on St. Patrick’s Day

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