With all the love in the air, you’re likely wanting to take your sweetheart out for a treat or indulge in a chocolate fest for yourself. There are many great places across the Show Me State for amazing chocolate desserts but we’ve gone ahead and compiled the best! Keep reading to find out where you can try all of these supremely decedent desserts.
1. Bailey's Chocolate Bar - St. Louis
If you're looking for the ultimate in decadence, you need the Darkest Desires Cake from Bailey's Chocolate Bar. With alternating layers of ganache, dark chocolate, and espresso there isn't anything better. Plus, the romantic atmosphere will have you and your date swooning. Find Bailey's Chocolate Bar at 1915 Park Ave., St. Louis.
2. The Capital Grille - Kansas City
If you want deep dark chocolate that melts in your mouth then you've got to try the Flourless Chocolate Espresso Cake from The Capital Grille. It's so rich that it makes the perfect dessert for sharing! Find this chocolate delight at 4740 Jefferson St., Kansas City.
3. Crown Candy Kitchen - St. Louis
There is nothing better than a classic chocolate malt. However, a chocolate malt from Crown Candy Kitchen is about as good as it gets. If you're mad about malts, try the 5 malts in thirty minutes challenge! If you drink all 5 in thirty minutes, they're free. Find Crown Candy Kitchen at 1401 St Louis Ave., St. Louis.
4. Andre's Chocolates & Confiserie Suisse - Kansas City
Master Konditor-Confiseur André Bollier emigrated to Kansas City from Switzerland in 1955. The Swiss tradition of chocolate making has been going strong at Andre's Chocolates & Confiserie Suisse ever since. Their crown jewel is known as the Matterhorn. Chocolate cake and chocolate butter creme are mixed together and the whole mountainous piece is covered in chocolate fondant and then topped with white fondant. Try one at 5018 Main St., Kansas City.
5. McCormick & Schmick's - Kansas City
McCormick & Schmick's may be known for great steaks and seafood but they are also known for their chocolate bag. It may not sound like a divine dessert but you'll have to try this amazing chocolate, cream, and fruit filled dessert for yourself. Visit McCormick & Schmick's at 448 W 47th St., Kansas City.
6. Flat Branch Pub and Brewery - Columbia
Do you love chocolate? Do you love beer? Then this spectacular Stout Brownie Sundae is just what the doctor ordered. Flat Branch Pub and Brewery infuses this warm, gooey brownie with their own house made stout. They top it off with chocolate sauce, ice cream, and whipped cream before bringing it right to your table! Visit them at 115 S Fifth St., Columbia.
7. Central Dairy - Jefferson City
You can't go wrong with a good old fashioned ice cream cone. Central Dairy's decadent Extreme Chocolate is best served in two heaping scoops! Get you and your loved one a cone at 610 Madison St.,
8. La Patisserie Chouquette - St. Louis
French pastries are already to die for but the Darkness Croissants are beyond your wildest dreams. Layer upon flaky layer is busting with chocolate flavor but best of all it's topped with more scrumptious chocolate! Visit La Patisserie Chouquette at 1626 Tower Grove Ave., St. Louis.
9. Beyond Sweet - St. Louis
Drink yourself into chocolate wonderland with this seriously impressive milkshake. The Chocoholic milkshake at Beyond Sweet is like something out of Willy Wonka's dreams. This over-the-top treat is crowned with chocolate donuts, brownie bits, and an ice cream sandwich! Take on this chocolate delight at 5901 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis.
10. My Daddy's Cheesecake - Cape Girardeau
Say yes to your sweet tooth and try the Forbidden Fudge cheesecake at My Daddy's Cheesecake. With rich layers of cheesecake, fudge, chocolate, and an Oreo crust, it's one dessert you just can't pass up! Find My Daddy's Cheesecake at 265 S Broadview St., Cape Girardeau.
Which of these chocolate desserts do you want to try first? Were there any on our list that you’ve already had? Maybe we left out your favorite decadent chocolate dessert? Tell us what you think in the comments below!