With Christmas less than six weeks away (we know!), it's time to start planning your festive feasting.
Whether you're planning a huge Christmas dinner with all the reles, or a relaxed Christmas Day seafood lunch with only a few close friends, acing dessert will make the day a truly special occasion.
This year, why not give your traditional Chrissy desserts a splashing of chocolate? We've gone ahead and listed 12 of the most decadent chocolate Christmas desserts that'll have all your guests begging for seconds.
Frozen Christmas pudding
Perfect for a summertime Christmas, mixed-fruit ice-cream is draped in melted chocolate and frozen. It also makes for a stunning centrepiece!
Chocolate Irish cream mousse cake*
Get creative with this Christmas-tree topped mousse cake. Guests are sure to be impressed.
White chocolate frozen Christmas pudding
Chopped almonds, dried fruit and brandy give vanilla ice-cream Christmas flavour in this white chocolate-coated pud.
White Christmas mud cakes
Chocolate on chocolate – Cointreau and glacé peaches make these rich white chocolate mud cakes an irresistible Chrissy dessert.
Cookies and cream igloo
Topped with a cute (and 100% edible) snowman, this coconut-ty, cookies and cream ice-cream igloo makes a fun and festive treat.
Cheat's frozen Christmas puddings
Prepped in less than 30 minutes, no one will be able to tell how easy these sophisticated brandy-spiked ice-cream and chocolate puddings were to make.
Christmas ice-cream pops
Using only three ingredients, these chocolate ice-cream popsicles are a fabulous festive treat to keep in the freezer for an after dinner treat or for when unexpected guests pop over throughout the holiday season.
Little chocolate Christmas puddings
These mini chocolate Christmas puddings are a great size to enjoy for afternoon tea or following a large Christmas lunch. They also make for thoughtful gift for teachers.
Christmas chocolate brownies
Who could resist a slice of this decadent chocolate brownie? With a golden almond topping, you'll be wanting to make this one all year round (trust us!).
White chocolate Christmas crackles
Snap, crackle and pop! White chocolate fans will love these rice bubble white chocolate cups.
Just when you thought shortbread couldn't get any more delicious – these chocolate bickies are sweet, crumbly and utterly indulgent.
Christmas chocolate nut salami
Warning: this rich chocolate log is hard to resist! With chopped pistachios, dates, figs and cinnamon, it's as beautiful as it is scrumptious.
*For adults to enjoy