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01.01.2003 -dessert - chocolate

Chocolate mousse with Earl Grey tea

« I really like recipes that use tea as a spice. Thanks to this chocolate mousse with tea recipe, you'll discover how well chocolate and tea go together. » 
Type Dessert - mousse - chocolate - tea - dark chocolate - chocolate mousse
Level of difficulty easy
Preparation time 20 min
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Ingredients

Serves 4

  • 5 oz (150 g) dark chocolate (75% cocoa)
  • 1 ¼ cups (30 cl) heavy whipping cream
  • ¼ cup(30 g) confectioner's sugar
  • 4 egg whites
  • 1 ½ teaspoons Earl Grey tea

Preparation

  • In mortar, grind tea leaves to a very fine powder
  • Break chocolate into small pieces
  • Melt pieces of chocolate in double boiler or in a pan over very low heat
  • Beat egg whites until very stiff, adding confectioner's sugar at end
  • Whip cream and add ground tea at end
  • Pour melted chocolate into cream whipped with tea, making sure to mix very gently. To make it easier, add chocolate little by little.
  • Mix stiffly beaten egg whites with chocolate cream, stirring very gently with a spatula.
  • Pour chocolate mousse into individual ramekins and refrigerate 4 hours.

Suggestion

You can try all sorts of tea with this recipe. You can use berry-flavored teas, green tea, strong or weak black tea... I'm sure you can come up with plenty of ideas.
You can decorate the mousse with a little fresh mint leaf or with berries. If you're feeling daring, you can spread dark chocolate and pepper icing on your mousse
Serve the mousse with a green tea cookie for a spoon.
 

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