Amaretto Chocolate Mousse
|Unflavored gelatin||7 Gram|
|Skim milk||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
|Sugar||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Dutch process cocoa powder||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Amaretto/Other almond flavored liqueur||2 Tablespoon|
|Sugar||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
Combine gelatin and 1/2 cup milk in a medium saucepan, stirring well let stand 1 minute.
Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, 1 minute or until gelatin dissolves.
Combine remaining 1 cup milk and egg yolks, beating well.
Add yolk mixture, 1/4 cup sugar, and cocoa to saucepan; stir well.
Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, 8 minutes or until smooth and thickened.
Remove from heat; stir in Amaretto, and chill 20 minutes.
Beat egg whites (at room temperature) in a medium bowl until foamy.
Gradually add 1/3 cup sugar, 1 tablespoon at a time, beating until stiff peaks form.
Gradually add chilled chocolate mixture to beaten egg whites, folding gently.
Spoon mixture into a 1 1/2-quart serving dish or 8 individual dessert dishes.
Chill at least 2 hours.
Garnish with strawberry halves, if desired.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 941 Calories from Fat 150
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 17 g25.7%
Saturated Fat 7.2 g36.2%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 377.1 mg125.7%
Sodium 679.4 mg28.3%
Total Carbohydrates 166 g55.2%
Dietary Fiber 8 g31.9%
Sugars 140.8 g
Protein 35 g70.6%
Vitamin A 9.1% Vitamin C 5.8%
Calcium 48% Iron 6.3%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet