Pumpkin Chocolate Mousse 

Prep Time: 30 minutes | Cook Time: 0 minutes

servings

INGREDIENTS

  • 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1/2 cup canned pumpkin
  • 4 egg yolks
  • 2 Tbsp sugar
  • 2 cups heavy whipping cream
  • 8 oz bittersweet chocolate, melted
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract

Instructions

In a bowl with an electric mixer, beat the heavy whipping cream until stiff peaks form. Fold in the pumpkin and place into 6 serving glasses.

In a saucepan whisk together the egg yolks, sugar, and 3/4 cup heavy whipping cream. Cook on medium-low, stirring until mixture coats the back of a spoon, about 4 minutes. remove from heat and stir in chocolate and vanilla. Pour into a bowl and chill in the fridge until cool.

In a bowl with an electric mixer, beat the remaining heavy whipping cream until stiff peaks form. Stir 1/4 of the heavy whipping cream into the chocolate. Fold in the rest gently and spoon the mixture on top of the pumpkin mixture. Chill for 1 hour. Serve.

Notes

You can also pipe the chocolate mousse decoratively into the serving glasses.

These desserts can be chilled in the fridge for up to 3 days.

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