Applebee’s is a national chain of sit-down restaurants that can be found all across the US. They offer a wide range of food options that includes numerous entrees, appetizers, soups/salads, and desserts. They offer a varied selection of breakfast, lunch and dinner types entrees and beverages that offer everyone something that they can enjoy. Along with all of their popular food items to choose from, Applebee’s is very well known for their great tasting dessert items. Their dessert makers specialize in desserts that feature fudge brownies, chocolate syrup, and ice cream. One of the most popular of all of the desserts that can be found at Applebee’s is the Triple Chocolate Meltdown.

So many people have enjoyed this dessert so much that copycat recipes began popping up all over the Internet. This is kind of a sample of recipe that replicates that awesome dessert created by Applebee’s.

Homemade recipe like Applebee’s Triple Chocolate Meltdown Dessert


1 box of fudge brownie mix (18.3 ounces)

2 Eggs

¼ cup of water

⅔ cup vegetable oil

1 ½ cup hot fudge sauce

1 cup of white chocolate chips

1 cup of semi-sweet chocolate chips

2 tablespoon shortening

Vanilla Ice Cream

Preparation Guide

Step #1 Prepare brownie mix as directed on box

Step #2 Pour mixture into greased muffin tins, ¾ full

Step #3 Place in 350° oven and bake for 20 to 25 minutes until done

Step #4 Remove from oven and let cool

Step #5 Cut a small hole in the bottom of each cupcake

Step #6 Spoon 1 or 2 tablespoons of hot fudge sauce in each cupcake

Step #7 Put cupcakes into refrigerator until ready to serve

Step #8 When ready to serve melt white and chocolate chips in the microwave for 45-sec.

Step #9 Add one tablespoon of shortening to each of the melted chips and stir

Step#10 Drizzle with vanilla and chocolate glaze and serve with a scoop of vanilla ice cream