Chocolate Avocado Mousse
Chocolate Avocado Mousse
Prep Time
15 mins
Total Time
15 mins
 
Course: Dessert
Servings: 4
Author: Sonia Skounaki for Primal Mediterranean Gourmet
Ingredients
  • 2 Avocados
  • 1/3 cup Cocoa powder unsweetened, non-alkalized
  • 1/4 cup Almond milk or Coconut milk beverage
  • 3 tbsp Raw honey
  • 1/2 tsp Vanilla extract
  • 6 - 8 tbsp Coconut whipped cream optional, for garnish
  • 1 1/2 tbsp Shaved dark chocolate (72%) optional, for garnish
  • Strawberries or other berries optional, for garnish
Instructions
  1. Halve and pit the avocados. Then, scoop out the flesh, into the bowl of a high-speed blender or a food processor.
  2. Add the next four ingredients.

  3. Pulse several times, until the ingredients have well blended and formed a very smooth, creamy mixture.
  4. Serve in individual bowls and if desired, top with the whipped cream and the chocolate shavings.
Recipe Notes

Can be made two days ahead, without assembling. Store the mousse and the whipped cream in separate airtight containers. On the day of serving, whisk the mousse for 30 seconds and serve as described above.

 

You can use other ingredients for garnish, such as chopped almonds or hazelnuts, cacao nibs, shredded coconut.