Delicious Chocolate Wedding Ideas

Looking to enhance your dessert table with something rich and indulgent? We've rounded up the most delicious chocolate treats around, from molten cakes to decadent signature drinks.

Gooey Caramel Chocolate Cake
This chocolate wedding confection is so mouthwatering, it doesn't even need icing, just gooey ganache, salted caramel, and crushed peanuts sandwiched between spongy layers.

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Molten Chocolate Cupcakes

This miniature riff on the sophisticated souffle combines a dense, molten chocolate-ganache center with light, airy chocolate cake. Served warm with a dollop of vanilla ice cream and an edible gold-leaf garnish, this cupcake will melt your guests' hearts -- one luscious bite at a time.

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Punchy Chocolate Fruit Cake

This four-tiered marvel is full of surprises. Slice through the mocha fondant to find scrumptious brown layerspaired with pomegranate cream. To hint at the decadence contained within, each layer is topped with milk-chocolate shavings and sugar-paste foliage.

Plus: The New Wedding Rules
Chocolate Cocktails

Take a cue from this drinks station and set out wedding-worthy versions to see guests through from cocktail hour to cake cutting. From left: Chocolate Shop's sparkling chocolate red wine; Mexican Hot Chocolate; Striped "Martini"; Iced Chocolate with Liquors.

Plus: Wedding Toast Dos and Don'ts
Photo: Con PoulosPhoto: Con Poulos Chocolate Swirl Cake

Modern and sophisticated, these miniature chocolate-swirl wedding cakes can be made in myriad ways and are both a decorative and delicious addition to your wedding reception.

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Peanut Butter Whoopie Pies

These chocolate classics get a grown-up twist as wedding favors.

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Brownie Heart Cupcakes

Transform a tried-and-true chocolate brownie recipe into decadent cupcakes for a heart-themed shower or wedding day.

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Molten Mocha Cakes

Serve these individual chocolatey cakes to top of an intimate engagement party or bridal shower celebration.

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Jam-Filled Cake with Chocolate Glaze

These chocolatey tiers of cream puffs are reminiscent of the cake you'll be serving at the main event makingthis sweet treat wonderful for a bridal shower or rehearsal dinner.

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Mocha Cupcakes

A little decadence goes a long way, especially when the words "triple chocolate" are involved. Moist, coffee-infused chocolate cake, milk-chocolate mousse, and a creamy chocolate glaze combine for a mocha moment-complete with a coffee-that's worth the indulgence.

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