Cocoa Recipes

Chocolate lovers will want to bookmark our top recipes with cocoa, which include decadent brownies and cakes, plus no bake cocoa recipes.

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Vegan Chocolate Cupcakes

3 reviews

These indulgent vegan chocolate cupcakes have no butter, eggs or dairy milk, but you'd never guess it. This recipe is perfect for potlucks and family gatherings that include guests with food restrictions. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Kid-Made Cocoa Cupcakes

I’m only a kid, and this is the first recipe I’ve created. I spent a year perfecting these cupcakes, asking...


Hot Cocoa Cupcakes

We were snowed in one Christmas and couldn't get to the store to buy cookies for Santa. My daughter and...


Nana’s Chocolate Cupcakes with Mint Frosting

2 reviews

Even though she is no longer with us, Nana’s treats bring me so much joy every time
I bake...


Coconut-Frosted Chocolate Cupcakes

1 review

These gorgeous little cupcakes have an out-of-this-world German chocolate flavor. Created by our Test Kitchen, they’ll appease any sweet-tooth attack.

Red Wine and Chocolate Cupcakes

Red wine and chocolate make an amazing pairing, especially in these rich, elegant cupcakes made for my mother’s birthday. She...


Chocolate-Coconut Angel Cupcakes

2 reviews

My guests are never satisfied with just one of these, but that's OK because they are so light. The meringue-like...

Rich Chocolate Cupcakes

8 reviews

This sweet and chocolaty cupcake will make you feel like a kid again, while the decadent ganache frosting will appeal...


Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes

10 reviews

Though these fluffy cupcakes have only 7 g of fat, their rich flavor will keep anyone from guessing they’re light!...


Chocolate Cream Cheese Cupcakes

44 reviews

I got the recipe for these moist , filled cupcakes from a dear friend about 25 years ago. I have...


Chocolate Cupcakes

20 reviews

This classic recipe is simply amazing. Try sitting down with a glass of cold milk and see if you can...

Citrus Chocolate Cupcakes

6 reviews

My mom and I first tried these moist chocolaty cupcakes at her health club's annual taste test. Not only are...


Cocoa Banana Cupcakes

11 reviews

Rochelle Brownlee of Big Timber, Montana shares the recipe for these moist cupcakes with milk banana flavor. The cocoa powder...


Gluten-Free Chocolate Cupcakes

4 reviews

Both my boys have food allergies and really love these cupcakes! Because it’s easy and budget-friendly, I grind whole oats...


Chocolate Zucchini Cupcakes

126 reviews

Our grandkids love these cupcakes and don't believe us when we tell them there are veggies in them! I'm always...


Chocolate-Glazed Cupcakes

2 reviews

Because I have a dairy allergy, I'm always on the search for treats I can eat. I prepare these cupcakes...

Spiced Cocoa Cupcakes

2 reviews

To me, a good cup of hot spiced cocoa is heavenly, and that's what these chocolate cupcakes remind me of....


Buttermilk Chocolate Cupcakes

41 reviews

Good any time of the year, a chocolate cupcake recipe make a great get-up-and-go treat on busy summer days. These...


Chocolate Macaroon Cupcakes

11 reviews

A delightful coconut and ricotta cheese filling is hidden inside these chocolate cupcakes. —Dolores Skrout, Summerhill, Pennsylvania


Texas Chocolate Cupcakes

52 reviews

My husband remembers his mother making "little black cupcakes with caramel icing." I never thought about putting caramel icing on...


Peanut Butter Chocolate Cupcakes

59 reviews

I didn't have any luck finding a peanut butter-filled chocolate cupcake (my two favorite flavors), so I made my...


Black Bottom Cupcakes

23 reviews

This recipe's been in our family for years, but these cupcakes still go quick each time I make them. So...


Chocolate-Bottom Mini-Cupcakes

14 reviews

These freeze very well. I like to keep a batch on hand for drop-in guests or for when I'm too...


Chocolate Angel Cupcakes with Coconut Cream Frosting

7 reviews

Sweeten any meal with these fun, frosted chocolate cupcakes that take just minutes to make. The finger-licking flavor packs far...

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Chocolate Cupcakes with Marshmallow Cream Filling

Moist, tender chocolate cake conceals a marshmallow filling in these delightful treats. They’re yummy even without frosting. —Deborah Lowery, Middleport,...


Famous Chocolate Cupcakes

3 reviews

We could tell you this is the best chocolate cupcake you will ever try, or you could serve it at...