If you’re looking for a reason to gorge on chocolate, we have the perfect excuse for you: Today is Chocolate Day (at least according to DaysOfTheYear.com). Yes, for chocolate purists, today is the day you can eat, sleep, drink and breathe that wonderful cocoa goodness without fear of being judged. Amazing, right?
Now, before you run to your nearest vending machine so you can buy that $2 Kit Kat Chunky bar, hear us out. You deserve something better — at least on Chocolate Day. We promise you’ll be more than satisfied if you create these three delicious chocolate concoctions instead:
1. Truffles + cognac + chocolate = heaven, right?
2. It’s possible that your craving for a good old candy bar hasn’t diminished. If your stomach’s still grumbling for one, why not make your very own chocolate bar at home:
3. Oh, you’re more of a cake person? OK. All you cake-lovers out there will simply die for a bite of this chocolate bourbon decadence aptly named Chocolate bourbon cake. (Click the link for the full recipe.)
So, how are you celebrating Chocolate Day? Which of the above recipes did you decide to try out? Let us know by leaving a comment below.