How To Make Chocolate Mousse

How To Make Old Fashioned Chocolate Mousse


4 oz Good quality bittersweet chocolate
5 lg Eggs -- separated
2 ts Instant espresso dissolved in 1 teaspoon Or two of boiling water so It makes a Paste -- cooled
Slivered toasted almonds Whipped cream -- optional Melt chocolate in the top of a double boiler. Add yolks, 1 at a time and stir (take care not to scramble). Add the coffee paste and let cool to room temperature. Beat the egg whites until stiff and fold into cooled chocolate mixture. Refrigerate in a big bowl or in individual wine glasses. Serve garnish with slivered toasted almonds and whipped cream piped through a pastry bag.

How To Make Orange Chocolate Mousse


1/2 c Brown rice syrup
2 ts Vanilla
1 lb Firm tofu, cut into chunks
1/4 c Unsweetened cocoa powder
1/2 ts Grated orange zest
Water as needed Place rice syrup & vanilla in a food processor. Process, adding the tofu a few chunks at a time. Then add cocoa & orange zest. Add water to thin as needed. Pour into serving dishes & chill.

How To Make Peachy Chocolate Mousse Parfaits


1 pk (1.3 oz. envelope) dry whipped topping mix
1/2 c Cold low-fat milk
1 ts Vanilla extract
1/4 c Sugar or equivalent in sugar substitute
1/4 c Cocoa
10 tb Chopped peaches
5 tb Vanilla wafer crumbs
In a small mixer bowl, combine whipped topping mix, milk and vanilla; beat until stiff. Stir together sugar (or sugar substitute) and cocoa; gradually add to whipped topping, beating until smooth. Spoon mousse into 1/3 cup measure; place half of this amount into bottom of parfait glass or wine glass. Layer 2 tablespoons peaches, then 1 tablespoon vanilla wafer crumbs over mousse. Top with remaining mousse. Repeat procedure in four glasses. Cover; refrigerate until serving time. Makes 5 servings.

How To Make Rich Chocolate Mousse


8 oz Semisweet chocolate
3 tb Powdered sugar
3 tb Hot strong coffee
3 Egg yolks
8 oz Frozen whipped topping; Thawed, divided
In a double boiler over simmering water, melt chocolate. Remove top pan from heat; stir in sugar and coffee. Add one yolk at a time, stirring until smooth. Place top pan over boiling water; cook and stir for 3-4 minutes or until thick. Pour into bowl; chill 6-8 minutes. Fold in 3 cups whipped topping. spoon into dishes. Top with whipped topping.

How To Make Rich Chocolate Mousse


8 oz Semisweet chocolate
3 tb Powdered sugar
3 tb Hot strong coffee
3 Egg yolks
8 oz Frozen whipped topping; Thawed, divided
In a double boiler over simmering water, melt chocolate. Remove top pan from heat; stir in sugar and coffee. Add one yolk at a time, stirring until smooth. Place top pan over boiling water; cook and stir for 3-4 minutes or until thick. Pour into bowl; chill 6-8 minutes. Fold in 3 cups whipped topping. spoon into dishes. Top with whipped topping.

How To Make Soft Chocolate Mousse


10 oz Extra bittersweet chocolate
4 Eggs, separated
2/3 c Powdered sugar
1/3 c Granulated sugar
1 c Extra heavy cream
1 tb Blackberry brandy or rum
Melt chocolate over simmering water of a water bath. Whip egg yolks with 1/3 cup powdered sugar until pale and airy, place whipped yolks in medium sized bowl. Add warm melted chocolate and fold until just mixed. Wash bowl and wipe thoroughly. Dissolve 1/3 cup granulated sugar and 1/4 cup water in small pot, bring to a boil, cook to 230 degrees on a candy thermometer. While sugar is boiling slowly whip whites to soft peak. When sugar is ready, slowly pour into whites while beating at a medium speed in a steady stream. Continue to whip until stiff peaks form. Remove whites, spoon whites on top of yolks but do not fold in. Whip cream and 1/3 cup powdered sugar until medium stiff peak, now fold in whites until just mixed. Add cream and fold until incorporated, do not over fold. Store in refrigerator until ready to use (should be used as soon as possible).

How To Make Solid Chocolate Mousse


10 oz Extra bittersweet chocolate
12 oz Extra heavy cream
Melt chocolate hot, over double broiler (do not burn chocolate), heat until it is warm to the touch. Whip cream until very soft peaks form (lines show in slightly whipped cream). Very, very quickly add chocolate to cream and fold in, mixture may look broken but keep folding until everything is smooth, but do not overmix. Place in bowl, cover and refrigerate until set. To serve, place the two mousses in composition to contrast each other. Garnish with berries and crisp a cookie, if desired

How To Make Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins


2 md Ripe bananas
2 Eggs
1 c Brown sugar
1/2 c Butter, melted
1 ts Vanilla
2 1/4 c Flour
2 ts Baking powder
1/2 ts Ground cinnamon
1/2 c Mini-chocolate chips
Puree bananas, eggs, sugar, butter and vanilla until well blended. Add flour, baking powder and cinnamon, mix until just blended. Fold in chips. Spoon into well-greased muffin pans. Bake at 350F for 10 minutes.

How To Make Cappuccino Chocolate Chip Muffins


1 1/2 c Flour
1 Envelope Maxwell House Cappuccino, any flavor
1/2 c Sugar
1 1/2 ts Baking powder
1/2 ts Ground cinnamon
1/4 ts Salt
2 Eggs, slightly beaten
1/2 c Chilled coffee or milk
1/2 c Sour cream
1/4 c Butter or margarine, melted
1/2 c Semi sweet chocolate chips
Heat oven to 375 degrees. Mix flour, cappuccino, sugar, baking powder, cinnamon and salt in a large bowl; set aside. Stir eggs, coffee, sour cream and melted butter in a small bowl until well blended. Add to flour mixture; stir just until moistened. Stir in chocolate chips. Spoon batter into greased or paper lined muffin pans, filling each cup 2/3 full. Bake 30 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.

How To Make Chocolate Chip and Orange Muffins


3 c All-purpose flour
1 1/4 c Sugar
2 ts Baking powder
1 1/4 c Milk
3/4 c Vegetable oil
2 lg Eggs
4 ts Orange peel; grated
1 pk Semisweet chocolate chips 12 oz. size
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line 1/2-cup muffin cups with foil liners. Combine flour, sugar, and baking powder in large bowl. Make well in center of flour mixture. In another bowl, mix milk, oil, eggs, and orange peel. Stir milk mixture into dry ingredients (mixture will be lumpy). Add chocolate chips to batter. Divide batter among muffin cups. Bake muffins until tester inserted into center comes out clean, about 20 minutes. Transfer muffins to rack. Serve warm or at room temperature.

How To Make Chocolate Chip Mini Muffins


1 c + 2 Tb. All purpose flour
1/3 c Granulated sugar
1 1/2 ts Baking powder
1/4 ts Salt
1/2 c Skim milk
1/4 c Canola oil
1/4 c Egg substitute
1 1/2 oz Mini semisweet chocolate morsels
1 tb Grated orange peel
Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Line 24 mini muffin cups with paper liners. In large bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder and salt. Add milk, oil and egg substitute; stir just until combined. Stir in chocolate and orange peel; mix just until combined. Spoon batter evenly into prepared cups, filling each about two-thirds full. Bake 12-15 minutes, until golden and toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Remove from pan; cool completely on rack.

How To Make Chocolate Chip Muffins


3/4 c Milk
1/4 c Butter, melted
1 Egg
1 3/4 c Flour, all-purpose
1/3 c Brown sugar, packed
2 1/2 ts Baking powder
3/4 ts Salt
1/2 c Chocolate chips, semisweet
1/2 c Walnuts, chopped
Heat oven to 400 degrees F.; line 12 medium muffin cups with paper baking cups or grease bottoms only of muffin cups.Beat milk, margarine and egg. Stir in remaining ingredients, all at once, just until flour is moistened (batter will be lumpy). Fill muffin cups about 2/3 full. Bake 18 to 20 minutes or until golden brown.

How To Make Chocolate Chip Nut Muffins


1 c Chocolate Chips
2 1/3 c Whole Wheat Flour
2 ts Baking Powder
3/4 ts Salt
3/4 c Sugar
1 ea Egg; Lg, Slightly Beaten
3/4 c Skim Milk
1/2 c Orange Juice
3/4 c Walnuts; Chopped
2 ts Orange Peel; Grated
Chop the chocolate chips into small chips, (Or use the mini-chips). Combine the flour, baking powder, salt and sugar. Beat the egg with the milk and orange juice. Add the mixture to the dry ingredients and continue to beat by hand for 1 minute. Stir in the chocolate chips, walnuts and orange peel. Spoon into muffin tins that have been sprayed with a non-stick coating, filling 2/3 rds full. Bake at 35o degrees for 15 to 20 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from the tins and cool on a rack. Spread with a combination of 1/4 cup of chocolate chips, 1 tb of margarine and 1 ts of corn syrup that has been heated until the chips have melted and the mixture is well blended.

How To Make Chocolate Chunky Mighty Muffins


1 1/2 c Flour
1 c Bran cereal flakes
1 c Rolled oats
1 1/2 c Brown sugar
1 1/2 ts Baking soda
6 tb Buttermilk powder
1 1/4 c Water
1 ea Egg
4 c Butter; or marg, melted
1 c Chocolate chunks
1 c Chopped nuts
Mix dry and wet ingreds separately. Combine--will be lumpy. Stir in chunks and nuts.Bake in lined muffin cups 25-30 mins, until toothpick test passes, and muffins are browned.

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