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Chocolate Mousse: Sweet World #3

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You don't have to wait to go to a fancy French restaurant any more! This mousse is light, creamy, full of rich chocolate flavor and you can easily make it in your own home.
Ingredients
  Semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Eggs 3
  Heavy whipping cream 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
For garnish
  Heavy whipping cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Sugar 3 Tablespoon
  Vanilla essence 1 Teaspoon
  Chocolate shavings 2 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1. In 3 small bowls, separate 2 egg yolks, 2 egg whites and 1 whole egg and set aside.
2. In a microwave proof bowl, melt the chocolate in microwave, using 30 seconds blast for about 1 ½ minutes and stir well after each blast and set aside.

MAKING
3. In a mixer bowl, fitted in a stand mixer beat 2 egg whites until stiff peak forms.
4. Remove the mixer bowl and transfer the egg white and transfer it into other bowl and set aside.
5. In the same mixer bowl, beat 1 ¼ cup of cream and beat until thick and fold in the egg whites.
6. Whisk in whole egg and egg yolks and rum in the chocolate, until well combined.
7. Add in 2 tablespoons of the cream mixture and mix to lighten the mixture.
8. Carefully fold the chocolate mixture into the remaining egg white mixture and fold until there are no streaks of white left.

FINALIZING
9. In individual bowls, divide the chocolate – egg white mixture, cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for 2 hours to over night.
10. When ready to serve, whip all the ingredients for garnish except chocolate shavings in mixer until thick.

SERVING
11 Spoon the cream vanilla mixture on top of each mousse and sprinkle with some chocolate shavings and serve.

Things You Will Need
spatula, stand mixer

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
French
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Feel: 
Rich
Method: 
Chilling
Dish: 
Mousse
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Chocolate
Preparation Time: 
170 Minutes
Cook Time: 
5 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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