Super Easy Chocolate Mousse

Super Easy Chocolate Mousse

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"A quick, easy chocolate mousse that will please everyone. Great for potlucks and layered deserts! I recommend chilling for about half an hour to firm and give a nice chill, but this can be eaten right after making. Feel free to adjust the amount of chocolate you use. This is a great recipe if you need a chocolate layer for deserts."

Ingredients 10 m {{adjustedServings}} servings 344 cals

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  • Calories:
  • 344 kcal
  • 17%
  • Fat:
  • 29.7 g
  • 46%
  • Carbs:
  • 18.9g
  • 6%
  • Protein:
  • 2.2 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 109 mg
  • 36%
  • Sodium:
  • 227 mg
  • 9%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Beat heavy whipping cream in a large bowl with an electric hand mixer until it begins to thicken. Add chocolate pudding and vanilla extract; continue beating until thick enough to hold shape and begins to gather on the beaters. Fold banana into the mousse.
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Rae
2/24/2013

I'm not really sure what I did wrong here. The flavor was good and it is definitely an easy mousse recipe, well if it works out its easy. When I added the chocolate pudding, it hardened the minute I added it into the cream. When I tried to mix it in as gently as I could it thickened up way to quickly and ended up looking a mess and not all of the pudding mixed in so it left little specks of dry pudding mix. I whipped some extra cream and folded that in to try and lighten it up. Could have been my pudding, maybe it was old or something? The flavor was nice but the texture was just off. I think it would be better to mix 1/2 cup of the cream with the pudding and whisk that together before trying to add it into the slightly thickened cream. Served it with sliced bananas and whipped cream on top. The family liked it.

Lisa
9/2/2014

This was super easy to make and it has a great flavor. I was a little afraid of adding the pudding cause of the review that I had read but if you follow the recipe you won't have any problems. Great and super easy recipe !!! My family loves it. Two thumbs up

Claire
2/16/2015

Not sure what went wrong, but it was way too thick, like fudge icing. I added 1 cup of fat free milk and it was better..it still does not look like the picture though...