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

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

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


German Chocolate Cake

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


Upside-Down German Chocolate Cake

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

German Chocolate Toffee Cookies

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


Pistachio-Chocolate Chiffon Roll

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

Chocolate-Dipped Coconut Snowballs

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


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,...


German Chocolate Swirl Cheesecake

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


Chocolate Chip Cake

It's hard to believe this wonderfully moist chocolate cake starts with a cake mix and is so easy to make!

German Chocolate Pie

I'm known among family and friends for my desserts. This one is their very favorite. It's been a sweet standby...


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Coconut-Pecan German Chocolate Pie

This German chocolate pecan pie combines the ingredients everyone loves in its classic cake cousin. It's so silky and smooth,...


Miniature Spiced Chocolate Cakes

In keeping with chocolate's association with Valentine's Day, our home economists created these individual chocolate cakes. Set out two forks...


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...


Chocolate Coconut Pie with Coconut Crust

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

German Sweet Chocolate Cake

This is a real treat. My sister and I always enjoy preparing this together.—Patricia Peebles, Springfield, Missouri


Vanilla Chocolate Chip Cake

I'm a teenager who loves to bake and have won several ribbons at the county fair. When we're asked to...


Chocolate-Filled Raspberry Meringues

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


Chocolate Cream Cheese Brownies

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


Chocolate Cheese Pie

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


Mocha-Orange Cheesecake

I get raves every time I serve this cake as dessert. The tartness of the orange, with a little kick...


Contest-Winning German Chocolate Cream Pie

I've won quite a few awards in recipe contests over the past 10 years, and I was delighted that this...


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Chewy German Chocolate Cookies

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

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Chocolate Chip Snack Cake

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


Almond Chocolate Torte with Chocolate Curls

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


Family-Favorite German Chocolate Pie

This chocolate pie has been a holiday tradition in our family for generations, and it's just as popular now as...


Decadent Fudge Cake

Everyone loves the rich flavor in this decadent cake made with four types of chocolate. —Anna Hogge, Yorktown, Virginia


Chocolate Lover’s Delight Cake

For years my husband and I belonged to a supper club and I always made the desserts. This light, flavorful...