Who doesn't love chocolate? It is the perfect dessert and the best sweet treat around. Chocolate Mousse is one of the most amazing ways you can make a fancy chocolate dessert that isn't hard to do!
This is such a good recipe to share with your loved one after a romantic dinner! Or, simply because you want chocolate mousse, you deserve it!
- 4 large egg yolks
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- 2 cups heavy cream
- 8 ounces bittersweet chocolate, melted
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
In a medium sized saucepan whisk your egg yolks, sugar and 3/4 cup of the heavy cream on a medium-low heat, stirring constantly for about 3-4 minutes, careful not to let it boil.
Remove from heat and pour into a bowl. Add in the melted chocolate and vanilla and mix it together.
Chill the mixture for 1 hour.
In a bowl beat together your heavy cream and sugar until stiff peaks form.
Mix the whipped cream into the chocolate mix and serve!
Garnish with berries or some whipped cream to make it really special!