White Chocolate Mousse



Slices of this creamy white chocolate mousse served with a dark chocolate sauce laced with rum....YUMMY!

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6 to 8


7 oz
white chocolate, broken into squares
2 large
eggs, separated
4 Tbsp
caster sugar
1/2 pt
(1 1/4 cups) heavy cream
1 pkg
powdered gelatine
2/3 c
(5 fl oz) greek yogurt
2 tsp
vanilla extract


2 oz
semisweet chocolate, broken into squares
2 Tbsp
dark rum
4 Tbsp
light cream

How to Make White Chocolate Mousse


  • 1Line a 4-cup loaf pan with parchment paper. Melt the white chocolate in a heatproof bowl over simmering water, then remove from the heat.
  • 2Whisk the egg yolks and sugar in a bowl until pale and thick, then beat in the melted chocolate.
  • 3Heat the cream in a small pan until almost boiling, then remove from the heat. Sprinkle the powdered gelatine over the cream, stirring until completely dissolved. Pour on to the chocolate mixture, whisking vigorously until smooth.
  • 4Whisk the yogurt and vanilla extract into the mixture. In a clean, grease-free bowl, whisk the egg whites until stiff, then fold them into the mixture. Pour the mixture into the prepared loaf pan, level the surface and chill until set.
  • 5TO MAKE THE SAUCE: Melt the chocolate with the rum and cream in a heatproof bowl over simmering water, stirring occasionally, then leave it to cool completely.
  • 6When the mousse is set, remove from the tin. Serve in slices with the cooled chocolate sauce.

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About White Chocolate Mousse

Course/Dish: Chocolate, Other Desserts