Chocolate and Orange Mousse with Whiskey

Chocolate-and-Orange-Mousse-with-Whiskey

It’s very easy to prepare a chocolate mousse, but it is also super easy to prepare this decadent, rich, chocolatey fudgy version. The orange totally complements the chocolate, and the whiskey is just a slight nuance that you almost can’t put your finger on. YUMMY!!!

Try this you will not regret it! ….I need to make this again, it was too delicious!

Chocolate and Orange Mousse with Whiskey

  • Servings: 4-8
  • Difficulty: easy
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You need

Mousse

  • 8 ounces chocolate, coarsely grated
  • 3 very fresh eggs, separated into whites and yolks
  • 2 tablespoons Scotch whisky
  • 2 tablespoons heavy cream (whipping cream)
  • 1 orange, finely grated zest only

Topping

  • 3/4 cup heavy cream (whipping cream)
  • 2 tablespoons Scotch whisky
  • 1/2 teaspoon powdered sugar
  • 1/2 orange, zest use the vegetable peeler and cut into thin strips

Procedure

  1. Combine chocolate, whisky and cream in a heatproof bowl and place over pan of simmering hot water, stirring until melted.
  2. Remove from the heat and allow cooling slightly.
  3. Beat egg whites to hard peaks.
  4. Beat the yolks with the finely grated orange rind until pale.
  5. Add egg yolk mixture into the cooled chocolate cream, stir to combine.
  6. Fold in the whisked egg whites.
  7. Spoon the mixture into 4-8 individual cups or glasses. (Quantity of glasses depends on the size of the portions).
  8. Chill in the fridge for at least three hours.
  9. Just before serving, whip the cream for the topping with powdered sugar add the whisky and whip shortly again.
  10. Spoon cream over the mousse, top with orange zest strips and serve immediately.

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