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Ricotta Chocolate Mousse

  Egg 1 Large
  Cold water 1 Tablespoon
  Unflavored gelatin 1 Tablespoon (1 Envelope)
  Boiling water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Part skim ricotta cheese 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  1% milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Cold)
  Granulated sugar 6 Tablespoon (1/4 Cup Plus 2 Tablespoons)
  Unsweetened cocoa powder 1 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Instant coffee 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Pinch
  Fresh whole strawberries 6

In a blender container or food processor combine egg, cold water and gelatin.
Process for 10 seconds.
Scrape sides.
Process for 10 seconds longer.
Let stand for 1 minute or until gelatin is softened.
Add boiling water.
Process for 10 seconds or until gelatin is dissolved.
Add ricotta cheese, milk, sugar, cocoa, coffee powder and salt.
Process for 1 minute.
Into 6 dessert cups pour mousse.
Chill for 2 hours or until set.
Garnish with a strawberry.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 774 Calories from Fat 168

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 19 g29.4%

Saturated Fat 10.2 g50.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 255.3 mg85.1%

Sodium 576.7 mg24%

Total Carbohydrates 124 g41.2%

Dietary Fiber 8.9 g35.6%

Sugars 100.5 g

Protein 42 g83.7%

Vitamin A 18.9% Vitamin C 70.6%

Calcium 55.3% Iron 28.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Ricotta Chocolate Mousse Recipe