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Homemade Chicken Almond Mousse

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  Unflavored gelatin 1 Tablespoon (1 envelope)
  Chicken broth 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Egg yolks 3
  Ground cooked chicken 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Ground blanched almonds 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Chopped parsley 2 Tablespoon
  Fresh lemon juice 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Instant minced onion 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  White pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Hot pepper sauce 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Heavy cream 1 Cup (16 tbs), stiffly whipped

Soften gelatin in 1/2 cup of the chicken broth.
In top part of double boiler, slightly beat egg yolks.
Stir in remaining broth.
Cook over hot, not boiling, water until mixture thickens, stirring constantly.
Remove from heat.
Stir in softened gelatin.
Blend until gelatin is dissolved.
Add chicken, almonds, parsley, lemon juice, instant onion, salt, pepper, and pepper sauce.
Chill until mixture begins to thicken to consistency of egg white.
Fold in whipped cream.
Brush a 1-quart salad mold with salad oil.
Turn mixture into mold and chill until firm.
Unmold and serve garnished with salad greens.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1387 Calories from Fat 1075

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 121 g186.9%

Saturated Fat 63.7 g318.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 973.8 mg324.6%

Sodium 1959.3 mg81.6%

Total Carbohydrates 16 g5.5%

Dietary Fiber 2.2 g8.6%

Sugars 2.3 g

Protein 58 g116.9%

Vitamin A 137.5% Vitamin C 75.4%

Calcium 28.3% Iron 27%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Homemade Chicken Almond Mousse Recipe