Decadent Choc Chip Mousse

By Lilian Dikmans -

Chocolate chip mousse

This rich chocolate mousse is perfect for those times when you have a chocolate craving that you need to hit squarely on the head.

Coconut cream provides the base, then you get a three-way chocolate injection via antioxidant-rich Bare Blends Organic Raw Peruvian Cacao, protein-rich Raw Cacao WPI and crunchy raw cacao nibs.


Whey protein isolate (WPI) is derived from dairy but almost all of the lactose has been removed so this mousse can be a good option if you prefer not to eat too much dairy. Unlike a lot of dairy-free mousses, this one doesn’t contain any avocado. Although I love adding some avocado for extra creaminess, a lot of people aren’t so keen on it so I kept this one avocado-free!


I like to make the mousse ‘choc chip’ with the addition of raw cacao nibs throughout the mixture. I have a slight obsession with contrasting textures, so the crunch of the cacao nibs against the smooth mousse is perfection for me. It would also be amazing served with some fresh berries if you have them.


Gluten free | Grain free


Choc Chip Mousse

Yield:

4 servings

Active Time:

10 minutes

Total Time:

10 minutes


Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup refrigerated coconut cream (use the thick portion)
  • 1/4 cup Bare Blends Organic Raw Peruvian Cacao
  • 2 x 20ml tablespoons Bare Blends Raw Cacao WPI
  • 2 x 20ml tablespoons rice malt syrup
  • 1/4 cup raw cacao nibs

Directions

  1. Whisk the coconut cream, cacao powder, protein powder and rice malt syrup together until smooth.
  2. Stir through the raw cacao nibs. Store in the fridge until ready to serve.
  3. To serve, spoon the mousse into glasses and top with extra raw cacao nibs if desired.




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Hi, I'm Lilian. Lilian Dikmans if you like full names. I'm a lawyer from Melbourne, Australia who recently stepped out of the corporate world to pursue my love for food, health and fitness. I'm all about simple, nourishing meals and healthy treats. I eat well because I like to feel good. I'm addicted to Muay Thai and I love yoga, mountains and good coffee. I started my blog to share my recipes and efforts to live a healthy life- Real Food Healthy Body

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