3-ingredient mocha mousse

Dessert can't get more simple than this. You only need three ingredients to whip up this impressive mocha mousse. Give it a go next time you have friends around for dinner.

6

10m

Note: + cooling & 2 hours setting time

5m

Ingredients

  • 400g dark or milk chocolate, chopped
  • 150ml freshly brewed espresso coffee
  • 600ml thickened cream
  • Whipped cream, extra, to serve
  • Finely grated chocolate, to serve

Method

STEP 1

Combine the chocolate and coffee in a heatproof bowl over a saucepan of simmering water (don’t let the bowl touch the water). Stir with a metal spoon for 5 mins or until smooth. Set aside for 2 mins to cool. 

STEP 2

Use an electric mixer to whisk the cream in a large bowl until firm peaks form. Add one-quarter of the cream to the chocolate mixture and fold to combine. Add the remaining cream, in batches, folding until combined. Divide among 6 serving glasses and chill for 2 hours to set. 

STEP 3

Top mousse with extra whipped cream and sprinkle with finely grated chocolate to serve.

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