DIY Desserts: Chocolate Pasta, Dessert Pizza, Macarons and Truffles

Dessert that looks like a savoury dinner? The art of mastering truffles and macarons? The experts on Great Chocolate Showdown share their favourite takes on how to make these recipes.


Related: 8 Healthy Ways to Sneak Chocolate Into Your Diet

Chocolate pasta

Watch below to see how Anna Olson makes her chocolate “pasta” that is delicioso!

Dessert pizza

To make this DIY dessert “pizza,” you will need shortbread dough, fresh fruits and jams.


One of Anna Olson’s favourite confections is a macaron. Here she shows any home baker how to perfect making this dessert.


Chocolate truffles are not a delicious treat, but also an elegant way to celebrate a special occasion.

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