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A quick chocolate mousse recipe that will blow your mind. It’s easy to make, tastes amazing and you can eat it guilt free.
This is the easiest and healthiest dessert you could ever want.
I am obsessed with chocolate, I mean REALLY obsessed!
If I can get my hands on it, trust me I will. Plus I will fight you for it!
So it’s no surprise that I am obsessed with this quick chocolate mousse recipe.
Due to my complete obsession, if I ever have the chance to make my naughty chocolate treats that little bit healthier, I am on it!
I even surprised hubby with this one. He is normally the one coming up with the healthy options as I gravitate to my ‘naughty cupboard of treats’.
Believe it or not, this quick chocolate mousse recipe is healthy.
It may not look it, but trust me, you can eat this mousse guilt free!
I know, it just keeps getting better and better doesn’t it!
What could I possibly say about it.
It’s thick, creamy, and it’s oozing with chocolate deliciousness. That has to be a pretty good start.
Garnish it with some strawberries or other fruit or choice, some shaved chocolate and the dessert is complete. Of course I couldn’t help but do some drawing in the chocolate shavings on the plate either to make it look a little bit extra special.
It is very easy to slice strawberries into heart fans and this helps to make a dessert look extra special. Even the non-adventurous in the kitchen can make this treat look pretty special too.
If you are needing a dessert for Valentine’s, then this will be it.
A quick chocolate mousse recipe covered with chocolate shavings and decorated with strawberry heart fans.
Ohh, are you as excited as I am about this?
This is quick becoming the best chocolate mousse recipe ever don’t you think?
The Secret Ingredient That Makes This Quick Chocolate Mousse So Good For You
Ok, so I did promise you that this chocolate mousse recipe was a healthy one, and I’m sure you are still wondering how.
Well, it is simply made with frozen bananas, chocolate protein powder and natural yogurt.
Not a bit of naughtiness in sight!
Natural yogurt has so many benefits to us that it’s great to use in desserts if possible. Not only does natural yogurt have considerable nutritional value, but the probiotics found in it also provide considerable immune benefits, including increased production of antibodies to help fight disease.
Sounds pretty good so far doesn’t it!
So let’s recap. It’s quick and easy to make, it’s super fluffy to eat, it’s full of chocolate goodness AND it is healthy for you.
This is the winner chocolate mousse recipe that you have been waiting for!
The Healthy Goodness of Protein Powder
My hubby and I love baking with protein powder, especially as it contains the full compliment of trace minerals that your body needs.
It’s the perfect compliment to so many dishes.
Protein is absolutely essential to our bodies. Isn’t it great therefore that you can enjoy something normally as naughty as a chocolate mousse and it still be good for you.
It is also the protein that makes us feel fuller, so by having this as an awesome dessert you are also filling yourself up so that you won’t be snacking all night long.
It’s a total win win in my book.
This quick chocolate mousse recipe is therefore the best thing to grab when you have those evening munchies.
Say goodbye to the chocolate bar and hello to the chocolate mousse.
Plus, it looks and sounds so much more indulgent don’t you think?
Quick Chocolate Mousse Recipe
- 1 Frozen Banana
- 1 Tablespoon of Natural Yogurt
- 30g Chocolate Protein Powder
- Put your banana in the freezer and leave there until completely solid.
- Place the banana in a blender, with the yogurt and the chocolate protein powder.
- Blend together for 30 seconds and serve.
- Garnish with some strawberries, mint and some shavings of chocolate.
Now on those nights when you just need a chocolate hit, you can totally indulge.
How nice is is to know that you can eat it without all the guilt.
Plus the fact that it is super quick to make, means you can even whip it up in the advert break so you don’t even need to press pause on the tv!
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