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Chocolate Banana Mousse by Tarla Dalal

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Chocolate Banana Mousse, irresistible mousse for people of all age groups! Chocolate and bananas are always a great combination—be it for milkshakes, ice-creams, pastries or mousses! The bitterness of dark chocolate and the mild sweetness of bananas complement each other very well in this irresistible mousse. What is more, this fabulous dessert can be fixed up in no time at all!
Ingredients
For chocolate sauce
  Dark chocolate 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), roughly chopped
  Fresh cream 2 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Milk 2 Tablespoon
Other ingredients
  Mashed banana 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Whipped cream 1 Cup (16 tbs), beaten
  Powdered sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Vanilla essence 1⁄4 Teaspoon
For garnish
  Grated chocolate 4 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY
FOR THE CHOCOLATE SAUCE
1. In a broad non stick pan, heat the milk and cream, and bring to a boil, making sure to stir continuously. Add chocolate and mix it in a gentle manner till the chocolate melts. Allow to cool at room temperature and keep it aside.

MAKING
2. In a bowl, combine the chocolate sauce and bananas, and mix them in a gentle way. Keep aside.
3. In another bowl, combine whipped cream, vanilla essence, and powdered sugar and mix gently.
4. Add the chocolate-banana mixture to the whipped cream mix, and fold in a gentle way.
5. Now pour equal proportion of the mixture into four individual glasses or bowls and refrigerate for around 2 to 3 hours or until the mousse is properly set.

SERVING
6. Serve the mousse chilled after garnishing it with whipped cream and grated chocolate.

TIP
In case you want to prepare the chocolate sauce in microwave, combine together all ingredients in microwave safe bowl and microwave on high for a minute. Remove and mix well until there are no lumps.

Things You Will Need
Non stick pan
Bowls

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
French
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Chilling
Dish: 
Mousse
Ingredient: 
Dark Chocolate
Restriction: 
Low Sodium
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
5 Minutes
Ready In: 
15 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 539 Calories from Fat 314

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 35 g53.9%

Saturated Fat 22.5 g112.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 86.9 mg29%

Sodium 46.3 mg1.9%

Total Carbohydrates 49 g16.3%

Dietary Fiber 4.3 g17.3%

Sugars 32.2 g

Protein 3 g5.6%

Vitamin A 0.8% Vitamin C

Calcium 8.5% Iron 17.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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