Easy Chocolate and Orange Mousse Recipe

Summary

Preparation Time25 MinCooking Time5 Min
Ready In30 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexHealthyServings4
CuisineCourse
MethodSpeciality
Main IngredientInterest Group

Ingredients

 Dark chocolate8 Ounce, broken into pieces (Use Plain Variety)
 Butter1 1⁄2 Ounce
 Eggs4 , separated
 Frozen concentrated orange juice2 Tablespoon, Defrosted
To decorate
 Whipped cream1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Use As Required)
 Grated chocolate1 Ounce (Use As Required)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 609 Calories from Fat 385

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 43 g66.2%

Saturated Fat 25.4 g127%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 280.3 mg

Sodium 94.1 mg3.9%

Total Carbohydrates 44 g14.8%

Dietary Fiber 4.4 g17.8%

Sugars 35.9 g

Protein 10 g19.3%

Vitamin A 11.3% Vitamin C 17.2%

Calcium 8.2% Iron 31.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Directions

MAKING
1) In a large microwavable bowl, place together chocolate with butter.
2) Place in the microwave and cook for 2 1/2 minutes to melt.
3) Using a beater, beat the mixture well and if necessary return it to the microwave oven for 15-30 seconds longer.
4) Whisk in the egg yolks in the chocolate mixture.
5) Blend in the concentrated orange juice.
6) In a bowl, beat the egg whites until stiff and fluffy.

FINALIZING
7) Lightly fold the egg whites into the chocolate mixture.
8) Slowly stream the chocolate mixture into serving bowl.
9) Place in refrigerator until set and chilled.

SERVING
10) Garnish with whipped cream and grated chocolate.
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