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Dark Chocolate Mousse

Dark Chocolate Mousse

This recipe was shared with us by the lovely McKel from Nutrition Stripped. This delicious Dark Chocolate Mousse is one of the most popular and favourite recipes from her entire blog. It has a not-so-secret ingredient, but one that sure is unique when it comes to desserts, the avocado. This is a non-dairy vegan friendly mousse will all the great qualities of traditional mousse - it’s thick, creamy, velvety, rich in flavor, and pairs perfectly with ripe fruit. It’s full of healthy fats, fibre, and nutrients in comparison to most mousse recipes, not to mention it’s absolutely delicious!

RawVeganVegetarianPaleoDairy FreeGluten FreeWheat FreeNut FreeSugar FreeSoy FreeContains Organic IngredientsCruelty Free

Serves 2

MAKE WITH

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Chocolate Mousse
1 large avocado (or 2 small)
¼-½ c plant-based milk (depending on desired thickness)
1 Tbsp organic cold-pressed coconut oil
1 Tbsp raw cacao powder
40g raw dark chocolate, chopped
1 Tbsp coffee/espresso (we used Teeccino)
½ tsp organic vanilla extract
stevia or 1-2 tsp coconut nectar to taste

Optional Toppings
1 Tbsp cacao nibs
1 Tbsp shredded coconut

c = 250ml cup, tbsp = 15ml tablespoon, tsp = 5ml teaspoon

Dark Chocolate Mousse
HOW TO
  1. Melt the dark chocolate over a stovetop with the coconut oil and coffee.
  2. Combine the melted chocolate sauce with the remaining ingredients in a blender or bowl.
  3. Combine all the ingredients using a high speed blender, processor or hand mixer.
  4. Blend or mix until creamy and smooth.
  5. The texture will resemble a fluffy mousse.
  6. Spoon into a bowl or wine glass (for some flare) and garnish with toppings of your choice.
  7. Chill and enjoy!

x Buffy-Ellen

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Buffy Ellen
Buffy Ellen

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Buffy is the founder of Be Good Organics, and loves creating delicious yet simple plant-based whole foods recipes. Buffy also oversees our Be Good Organics online store, full of plant based goodies that she personally uses and loves. Sign up for our newsletter below to be the first to receive her weekly recipes.




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