Vegan Chocolate Mousse
A few notes about the ingredients:
Make sure your avocado is nice and ripe.
Like, almost too ripe.
We’re not going for chunky guacamole consistency here. The softer the better.
Although I do realize that’s a fine line with avocados. They’re so moody, like bananas.
Vegan honey is something I have only recently discovered exists and I’m loving it!
Apples are the secret ingredient that gives it the sweetness you expect.
For milk, I personally prefer coconut for this recipe. Almond also works but for some reason didn’t get as thick as I wanted.
Also, if you can’t find cacao powder, carob powder is a good substitute although it may not be quite as rich.
And finally… vanilla bean paste… omg, do you know about this stuff?
It’s like vanilla extract amplified! Get some; you’ll love it.
Ingredients for Vegan Chocolate Mousse:
- cacao powder
- vegan honey
- coconut milk
- vanilla bean paste
How to make Vegan Chocolate Mousse:
More chocolate recipes:
Easy Vegan Chocolate Cake – You can never go wrong with the classic.
3-Ingredient Vegan Chocolate Popsicles – Two-thumbs up from my dessert-loving 6-year old and they even have a secret, high protein ingredient.
Vegan Salted Chocolate Chip Cookies -These cookies are soft and chewy, with just the right amount of sweetness, and the sprinkling of sea salt as they come out of the oven really puts them over the top.
- 1 medium size avocado ripened
- 2 T cacao powder
- 1/4 cup vegan honey
- 1/4 cup coconut milk
- 1 tsp. vanilla bean paste
- Remove avocado seed and scoop flesh into a food processor.
- Add cacao powder, vegan honey, coconut milk, and vanilla bean paste. Blend on High until smooth.
- Chill in refrigerator at least 30 minutes prior to serving cold.
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this looks so yummy, can’t wait to try. What is vegan honey? I’ve never seen that before!
It’s an apple-based alternative to honey. I order it from Vegan Essentials. 🙂