Our Best Chocolate Pecan Pies for Your Holiday Table
Chocolate adds extra deliciousness and a fudgy richness to a traditional holiday pecan pie. From dark chocolate buttermilk pecan pie to pecan and chocolate espresso pie, go nuts for this impressive collection of our best pecan pie recipes with chocolaty goodness in every bite!
German Chocolate Pecan Pie
Chocolate chips and shredded coconut are added to a traditional pecan pie in this German chocolate cake-inspired recipe. "I have made this recipe several times and followed it to the T!" says home cook CJNorthup. "It's very rich so small pieces work just fine! Wonderful when served slightly warm with vanilla ice cream!"
Chocolate Pecan Pie III
Cocoa powder adds a chocolaty flavor to a classic pecan pie in this solid 5 star recipe. "This pie was extremely tasty and had great flavor!" says reviewer Mr.Ramos. "The center was gooey and the pecans added a nice crunch. I will be making this thousands of times more!"
Chocolate Pecan Pie II
Chocolate chips and pecan nuts are added to a rich caramelly filling in this popular pie recipe.
"Great recipe!" says home cook Melissa Clark. "I always got rave reviews on my pecan pies every Thanksgiving but I wanted to switch it up a bit and try a Chocolate Pecan Pie. This is now the new family favorite!"
Dark Chocolate Buttermilk Pecan Pie
This dark chocolate pecan pie doesn't use corn syrup. Instead, the combination of sugar, flour, buttermilk, eggs, and vanilla create a rich, stable filling. "If you're a chocolate lover, you will LOVE this pie!" says reviewer Amy Ladka. "It's rich and decadent with pecan-y goodness!"
Pecan Chocolate Chip Pie
Chocolate chips and pecan pieces are scattered over the bottom of a homemade pie shell and filled with a sweet egg custard mixture for a chocolate spin on a traditional Thanksgiving dessert. Serve warm or cool with a dollop of whipped cream and a sprinkling of chocolate chips if desired.
Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie
Chocolate chips and Kentucky bourbon add a delicious change to the norm in this decadent pecan pie that will go down a treat at Thanksgiving or Christmas. "Excellent recipe!" says NancyO. "I’ve made chocolate pecan pies before but they usually have more of a brownie texture. This was more creamy and very good."
Chocolate Pecan Pie VI
"I've baked lots of pies but this one is my absolute favorite!" says home cook Doris Roberts. "It's a chocolate pie with pecans added - it is not a pecan pie with chocolate added. It's incredibly rich and needs the whipped cream to tone down the sweetness. This pie will get you rave reviews every time, yet is amazingly simple to make!"
Chocolate Chip Kahlua Pecan Pie
Chocolate chips and pecan halves are placed in the bottom of two pie shells, then filled with a rich coffee-flavored liqueur and chocolate syrup mixture to create the perfect autumn desert. You can substitute non-alcoholic Kahlua-flavored coffee syrup for the Kahlua liqueur, if desired. Serve warm or at room temperature.
Chocolate Pumpkin Pecan Pie
A rich chocolate mixture is poured into a pie crust and topped with a layer of pumpkin, then a traditional pecan pie filling. Arrange pecan halves around the outside perimeter of the pie for a beautiful fall dessert to serve at Thanksgiving.
Tar Heel Pie
This vintage-style dessert pie tastes best if under-baked so it's a bit gooey and brownie-like inside. "I love chocolate, coconut and pecans and therefore chose this recipe," says reviewer jenznc. "It's very easy and takes only a few minutes to put together. Everyone loved it!"
Pecan And Chocolate Espresso Pie
WIth the flavor of chooclate and coffee in every bite, this luxurious pecan pie will delight your guests. "This is an amazing pie recipe," says reviewer ClubCook. "The espresso and chocolate complement each other and make for an impressive dessert. I highly recommend this pie. Yum!"
Milk Chocolate Pecan Pie
"10 stars for this recipe!" says reviewer shellnscott. "I made it for Thanksgiving and Christmas, then the kids wanted me to make it again just because it is a great pie. Hard to stop eating though!"
Easy Chocolate Pecan Pie
"This was not only a super easy recipe but the results were great!" says reviewer LReynolds99. "You don't really taste that there's coffee in the pie but rather a nice hint of mocha. It was a delicious rich pecan pie you will be proud to serve!"