Chocolate Chestnut Refrigerator Cake
This is another of my maternal grandmother's recipes. I've changed it a bit, not least substituting dark rum for her juice and zest of an orange and a slug or two of Grand Marnier. It's not that I didn't like her version, but it was just a bit too much like a homespun Terry's chocolate orange for comfort. You do as you please. It's incredibly easy to make, and dangerously compelling to eat, one of those puddings about which everyone says 'it's very rich' before going on to third helpings…
Hungarian Chestnut Cake
This rich dessert is full of all sorts of wickedness, and is a bit labor-intensive, but well worth the work. Chestnuts and marrons glace are available in specialty food stores and gourmet stores.
Baking with the kids. A Gluten Free Chocolate and Chestnut Torte
There was a time when I would rather not eat chocolate cakes – preferring chocolate as is to cakes made of it. I came to realise the error of my ways recently and here is one of those reasons…
Buche de Noel Recipe
This buche de Noel recipe, a chocolate cake filled with chocolate-chestnut ganache and rolled into a log, is a French Christmas dessert.
Gesztenyepüré (chestnut purée)
What it is: A purée of chestnuts, sugar, and rum, usually served with whipped cream. Why it's awesome: This sweet, creamy dessert proves that chestnuts are for much more than just roasting.Get a recipe [here].
Chestnut And Chocolate Cupcakes | Recipes | GoodtoKnow
Looking for an impressive & tasty Christmas cupcake recipe? These chestnut & chocolate cupcakes are just that with a soft buttercream & chestnut sponge
Chestnut – Rum Cake Cake Biscuit 6 eggs 6 spoons brown sugar 6 spoons flour (you can use whole wheat flower) 2 spoons bitter cocoa powder First Cream 500 gr chestnut puree 200 gr sugar powder 200 gr butter 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 50 ml rum Second Cream 500 ml sweet cream 1 cream fix (if desired) Topping 100 gr dark chocolate 50 gr butter