German Chocolate Recipes

Among our most popular desserts are these recipes with german chocolate. Traditional german chocolate cake is a must-try for bakers.

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German Chocolate Birthday Cake

11 reviews

This moist, flavorful cake was the traditional birthday cake at our house when I was growing up. Everyone requested it. I especially like the sweet coconut-pecan frosting. —Lisa Andis, Morristown, Indiana

German Chocolate Brownies

7 reviews

Even as a young girl, I was always going through recipe books in search of something new to make. That's...


German Chocolate Cake

87 reviews

According to my husband, this is the best German chocolate cake recipe in the whole world. Every bite has a...


Upside-Down German Chocolate Cake

8 reviews

This simple recipe yields a delectable German chocolate cake that folks will "flip over"! The tempting coconut and pecan "frosting"...


Easy Chocolate Clusters

16 reviews

You can use this simple recipe to make a big batch of chocolate candy without a lot of fuss. I've...

Coconut Chocolate Trifle

1 review

"This luscious dessert will wow everyone who sees it, let alone tries it," promises Donna Cline of Pensacola, Florida. Apricot...


German Chocolate Toffee Cookies

4 reviews

When I first shared these crisp cookies with folks at the hospital where I work as a cook, everyone's palate...

Makeover German Sweet Chocolate Cake

"This is a delicious family recipe that I just love," writes Patricia Peebles from Springfield, Missouri. It's been slimmed-down using,...


Chocolate-Dipped Coconut Snowballs

2 reviews

If you like the taste of coconut and chocolate, you can't help but love these fancy and festive-looking cookies.


Pistachio-Chocolate Chiffon Roll

This cake roll keeps well in the freezer; just thaw and glaze before serving. I sometimes add crushed peppermint candies...


German Chocolate Fondue

3 reviews

German sweet chocolate gives rich flavor to this simple specialty from Helen Phillips. Just a handful of ingredients and a...

German Chocolate Upside Down Cake

This recipe is my mother's—she's an excellent baker and cook. There was always some new food for my three brothers...


German Chocolate Swirl Cheesecake

2 reviews

“My mom made this recipe all the time for family gatherings,” recalls Jennifer Cannon in Round Rock, Texas.
“I...


Double Chocolate Fudge

1 review

If you love chocolate, here's a receipt that's sure to please. This rich treat is a favorite of our family.


Frozen German Chocolate Pie

In summer I make this pie to take to church suppers, where chocolate desserts are a hit. It's light and...


German Chocolate Cream Pie

6 reviews

"This lovely light-textured pie is simple to whip up ahead of time yet looks and tastes like you fussed," assures...

Double Chocolate Pudding

9 reviews

Our home economists set our to create a rich chocolate sensation, and they certainly succeeded with this soft creamy pudding....


Million-Dollar Chocolate Fudge

2 reviews

As the name suggests, this candy tastes like a million bucks! The recipe came from a local cooking show, which...


Nut Fudge

25 reviews

Some 17 years ago, when I was dating the man who is now my husband, his mother gave me this...


Chocolate Cheese Pie

1 review

Mark and I were married in a casual outdoor ceremony. Our "wedding cake" consisted of 30 delicious cheesecakes, including this...


Chocolate Cream Cheese Brownies

13 reviews

Whenever I take these to a gathering, someone will usually announce. "Lisa brought those brownies"—and everyone knows exactly which ones...


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Chewy German Chocolate Cookies

3 reviews

When I want a cookie that's as chewy as a brownie, this is the recipe I reach for. Coffee granules...


German Chocolate Lazy Daisy Cake

Traditional German chocolate cake gets a whole new spin with this inventive version that's finished off under the high heat...


Almond Chocolate Torte with Chocolate Curls

1 review

“I’ve been making this recipe since the 70s, and it’s often requested by family and friends. It’s popular not only...

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Chocolate Chip Snack Cake

9 reviews

Instant pudding mix and cake mix cut the preparation time for this delicious cake that is loaded with grated chocolate...


Chocolate-Filled Raspberry Meringues

3 reviews

"Whenever I serve these pretty pink meringue cups filled with fluffy chocolate mousse, I get compliments," notes Millie Charles of...


Frozen Chocolate Crunch

An original recipe of mine, this cool and crunchy concoction has won prizes in a couple of recipe contests. Everyone...


German Chocolate Ice Cream

2 reviews

I found this recipe years ago and have been taking it to ice cream socials ever since. But you won't...


Elegant Chocolate Mousse

There is something delightfully simple, yet so satisfying about homemade chocolate mousse. Garnish individual servings with fresh berries or chocolate...


Chocolate Coconut Pie with Coconut Crust

1 review

Chewy coconut in both the fudgy filling and the homemade pastry crust make this pie a real standout. I mix...