White Chocolate Mousse

Russ Myers


A dessert no one can turn down.

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8-10 servings


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14 oz. white chocolate
2 tsp. plain gelatin
1/4 C. almond flavored liqueur
9 eggs, separated
1/2 C. sugar
2 C. heavy cream
1 1/2 C. almonds, toasted and sliced

Directions Step-By-Step

In top of double boiler, melt chocolate over hot, but not boiling, water. In a small saucepan, soften gelatin in liqueur. Over low heat, dissolve gelatin completely, stirring constantly. When chocolate has melted, gradually whisk in egg yolks. Next, whisk in gelatin. In separate bowl, whip egg whites until soft peaks form. Add sugar and continue beating until peaks stiffen. Fold into chocolate mixture, then beat heavy cream and fold in chocolate mixture and almonds. Spoon mousse into dessert glasses. Refrigerate before serving.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Puddings
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom