11 Divine Dessert Drinks to Celebrate National Chocolate Cake Day!

Written by Tabitha Butler

January 26, 2021

National Chocolate Cake Day is January 27th, and this year, we all deserve to treat ourselves (those New Year’s Resolutions can wait a little longer, right?). Whether you love chocolate cake, cupcakes, cookies, brownies, milkshakes, or s’mores, we guarantee we’ve got cocktail recipes that will satisfy every sweet tooth. Mix up one of these delicious drinks for you and your sweetheart, or simply whip one up for yourself and raise a glass to the chocoholic who invented this delightful holiday.

Graham-cracker-and-fudge-rimmed glasses make this chocolatey cocktail fit for beach bonfires, camping trips, or just staying nice and toasty inside – just like the marshmallow garnish! View Recipe

With 4 layers of Irish cream-drenched brownies and heavy whipping cream, these chef-crafted Baileys pots are bound to knock your socks off. View Recipe

If you’re more of a pie person than a cake person, we’ve got great news – chocolate cream pie is on the menu. Mix up vanilla vodka, RumChata, chocolate syrup, and chocolate liqueur, and you’ve got yourself a cocktail fitting for National Chocolate Cake Day. View Recipe

There’s nothing in this world quite like a good old chocolate milkshake, and this boozy remix is a brilliant twist on the classic. View Recipe

We know what you’re thinking – margaritas can’t be chocolatey, right? This chocolate margarita recipe will blow your mind with a sweet balance of chocolate and citrus, along with a chocolate shaving-coated rim. View Recipe

Chocolate vodka and cake vodka make a spectacular combo in this dazzling drink featuring a chocolate-frosted glass, chocolate ice cream, and a cookie garnish for maximum deliciousness. View Recipe

Sure, it’s National Chocolate Cake Day, but chocolate chip cookies are definitely invited to the party. Rim a glass with crushed chocolate chip cookies, blend some cookies up with dark rum, chocolate ice cream, chocolate milk, and chocolate liqueur, and taste heaven in a glass. View Recipe

If you love chocolate, you’ll adore this deadly concoction. Chocolate ice cream, chocolate vodka, Irish cream and creme de cacao combine to create a smooth, silky drink. View Recipe

With frosting and sprinkles on the rim of the glass, this adorable chocolatey cocktail has sugary goodness in every sip! View Recipe

This cute, simple chocolate cake shots recipe is equal parts chocolate vodka, cake vodka, Irish cream, and chocolate liqueur with whipped cream, chocolate syrup, and sprinkles on top! View Recipe

Finally, the best possible way to celebrate national chocolate cake day: the beautifully decadent German Chocolate Cake Martini, made with cake vodka, Amaretto, and a strawberry garnish. View Recipe