There’s something really rich and warm and inviting and luxurious about a spoonful of that chocolatey-hazelnut spread we all know and love. Thankfully, there are chefs galore creating new ways to enjoy a bit of that deliciousness – and when it’s in the form of an after-dinner treat, the experience becomes even more special. These 17 Nutella-inspired desert recipes will indulge all the sense. Scroll through, don’t drool…
1. Coffee & Nutella Macarons
Design Bake Run combined two of our favorite flavors into this sweet, airy – and slightly crisp bite. Coffee and Nutella run so smoothly together and will be the perfect ending to any dinner party. Learn how to whip these delicious treats up after the jump.
2. Nutella Brownies
Sallys Baking Addiction went with a classic dessert that has a fun twist. You really have lived until you’ve had a brownie infused with Nutella. It’s life-altering, trust us.
3. Salted Caramel & Nutella-Stuffed Double Chocolate Cookies
And then, if you hop on over to Top With Cinnamon, you’ll get a cookie recipe that will literally knock your socks off. Chocolate, salted caramel, and some Nutella too, these ingredients play so nicely together and in the most indulgent of ways. Snag the recipe now.
4. Nutella Strawberry Pizza
Dessert pizzas are so much fun to create. And when you have fresh berries and Nutella, there’s really no reason not to whip one up for the fam to enjoy. This beauty was concocted by the beauties at Oh, Sweet Basil!
5. Nutella Twist Pastries
Here’s a pastry you’ll want to learn how to whip up for brunches, family holiday breakfasts, or even as an edible, DIY gift for friends and family. These Nutella twists are the perfect addition to your cup of afternoon coffee. Head on over to Cannella Vita for more information.
6. Baked Pear Dumplings (with Nutella)
If you’re looking for something that will really finish off a dinner party nicely – or a holiday meal – check out this selection from She Knows. Fill your pears with Nutella for the most satisfying of dessert dishes. Sidenote: you can also go a more savory route by filled with blue cheese or brie!
7. Nutella Ice Cream
If you’re in the mood for something cold, why not learn how to make some homemade ice cream? Nutella can be the start of the show and don’t forget to grab some cones from the store (we prefer waffle, but sugar is nice too). Check this out at Bake at 350.
8. Banana Nutella Egg Rolls
These dessert egg rolls can be a lot of fun for the family as well. Have the kiddos help with the making and follow along with the directions at Little B Cooks. It’s a great way to infuse some extra fruits into everyone’s diet. (You can nix the bananas and go for berries as well!)
9. No-Bake Nutella Tart
Girl and the Kitchen gave us a snazzy no-bake recipe that we’re really loving as well. This tart doesn’t have to be in the oven at all for any of the magic to happen. Top with your favorite treats and serve!
10. Nutella Cheesecake
Everyone loves a good cheesecake, right?! And over at Taste of Home you can learn how to create a Nutella cheesecake that will ignite the dining room table in no time. We really love the extra fun crunch of the raw hazelnuts as a garnish.
11. Nutella Donuts
Wake up with something dessert-inspired or just munch on one of these with an afternoon cup of tea. These homemade donuts are so much fun to whip up! Damn Delicious will give you the scoop.
12. Nutella Croissants
The Novice Chef went with another kind of Nutella pastry: crescents! You can make these from scratch or allow Pillsbury to come to the rescue. This is super easy recipe to follow; perfect for a novice in the kitchen.
13. Orange Nutella Cookie Cups
Orange and Nutella flavors go really well together and these cookie cups are such a small,s crumptious treat. This is a great recipe to house for shower celebrations and the like. Check it out at Taste of Home.
14. Nutella Dessert Tacos
Here’s another fun treat for the entire family to get involved in. A variety of toppings are needed to create extra bouts of fun and personalization on these dessert tacos. Gather the recipe at MyRecipes.
15. Nutella S’mores Cups
And these cups have all the classic s’mores flavors you love but with the addition of delicious Nutella. Savor + Savvy takes up on a fun ride by leveling up our classic, campfire dessert. Snag all the know-how after visiting our friends.
16. Nutella Mousse
Mousse is a fun favorite as well. Just ask thestayathomechef.com and don’t leave without snagging the recipe for this one infused with Nutella. This too can be a great ending to a dinner party, holiday gathering, or a shower celebration!
17. Nutella Crumble Cake Bars
And finally, Crazy for Crust has all you need to create the flakiest, creamiest, chocolatiest of treats. These crumbly Nutella bars are full indulgence and satisfaction; we’ve tried them.