Chocolate Mousse Pie

1
Anita Hoffman

By
@scent4U

An amazing pie with a chocolate crust and a fluffy chocolate filling. Recipe and photo adapted from Very Best Baking.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1 c
graham cracker crumbs
1/3 c
baking cocoa
1/4 c
sugar
1/3 c
butter, melted
1 pkg
(16 ounces) semi-sweet chocolate chips
2 c
heavy whipping cream
2 tsp
powdered sugar
1 tsp
vanilla

How to Make Chocolate Mousse Pie

Step-by-Step

  • 1CRUST: Combine graham cracker crumbs, cocoa and sugar in 9 inch pie plate.
    Stir in butter until moistened; press onto bottom and sides of pie plate.
    Bake at 350 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes.
    Sprinkle 1/2 cup chips over bottom of hot crust; let stand for 10 minutes or until all chips are shiny.
    Spread chocolate over bottom and up side of crust.
    Cool to room temperature.
  • 2Microwave 2 cups chips and 3/4 cup cream in large, uncovered, microwave-safe bowl on high power for 1 minute; stir, just until chips are melted. If necessary, microwave an additional 10 to 15 second intervals.
    Cool to room temperature.
  • 3Beat remaining cream, powdered sugar and vanilla in chilled small mixer bowl until soft peaks form.
    Fold 2 cups whipped cream into chocolate mixture.
    Spoon into crust; swirl top.
    Garnish with whipped cream.
    Refrigerate until firm.
    Microwave remaining 1/4 cup chips in heavy-duty plastic bag on high for about 30 seconds; knead until smooth.
    Cut tiny corner from bag; squeeze to drizzle chocolate over pie.
    Let stand a few minutes before serving.

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About Chocolate Mousse Pie

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American




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