Layered Chocolate Mousse

Layered Chocolate Mousse Recipe

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Rachael Ritter



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  • 1 c
    unsifted flour
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 1 c
    chopped pecans
  • 8 oz
    cream cheese
  • 8 oz
    whipped topping
  • 1 c
  • 7 oz
    instant chocolate pudding
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 7 oz
    instant vanilla pudding
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 3/4 c
    fresh strawberries, sliced
  • 1
    chocolate candy bar

How to Make Layered Chocolate Mousse


  1. Mix flour, butter and pecans together until finely crumbled.
  2. Press into 9x13 inch cake pan.
  3. Bake at 350 for 15 to 20 minutes and let cool.
  4. Beat cream cheese and sugar until smooth.
  5. Fold in half of the whip cream and spread on top of the crust.
  6. Mix 7 ounces (two packages) of instant chocolate pudding mix with 1 1/2 cups milk.
  7. Spread on top of cream cheese mixture.
  8. Mix 7 ounces (two packages) of instant vanilla pudding mix with 1 1/2 cups milk.
  9. Fold 3/4 basket of sliced fresh strawberries into vanilla pudding.
  10. Spread on top of chocolate mixture.
  11. Cover the top with the remaining whip cream.
  12. Shave a chocolate candy bar with a potato peeler and add shavings to the top of the finished cake.
  13. Refrigerate for two hours before serving.
  14. The dessert is outrageously rich, so plan to serve small portions.
  15. Do not use frozen strawberries or sugar-free pudding mixes.
  16. Sliced bananas may be substituted for the berries.

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About Layered Chocolate Mousse

Course/Dish: Puddings, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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