Chocolate Avocado Mousse

 

Love avocado, chocolate and dessert? Me too! Then this recipe is for you!

Avocado may not be the first ingredient you think of when you think of chocolate mousse, but trust me, it's seriously delicious.

This healthier dessert is super creamy, and will also help you get plenty of healthy fats and an extra serve of fruit/veg.

Tip: Use a dry metal spoon when stirring the chocolate as moisture in wooden spoons can cause the chocolate to seize (go hard and grainy). 

This Chocolate Avocado Mousse recipe also super simple, quick and easy to make.. oh and it tastes amazing too!

Enjoy!

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Healthy Recipe

Choc Avo Mousse

  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 3-5 minutes + cooling
  • Serves: 4
  • Very Easy

Ingredients

  • 200g/7oz dark chocolate
  • 2 avocados
  • 110ml/3.7oz thickened cream
  • 1 tablespoon maple syrup
  • ½ tsp vanilla extract

Method

  1. Coarsely chop 180g/6oz dark chocolate and place in a microwave-safe bowl. Melt the chocolate, stirring with a metal spoon until chocolate is smooth. Set aside to cool slightly. Finely grate remaining chocolate.
  2. Cut avocados in half and scoop into a blender. Reserve avocado shells. Add melted chocolate, cream, maple syrup and vanilla to blender and process until smooth.
  3. Spoon mixture into avocado shells. Sprinkle with grated chocolate.

 

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