Bailey's chocolate mousse
IngredientsRecipe for 4 persons
For the chocolate mousse
Preparation time: 30 min
- General preparationSeparate the egg yolks from the whites and keep the yolks only.
- Preparation of the mousseIn a small pot, pour the milk and bring to a boil. In a bowl, whisk the egg yolks with sugar until it becomes paler.Pour a little bit of hot milk on the yolks and mix well to temper it.Pour back the mixture in the pot and mix with a spatula until the cream thickens, stirring constantly. Be carefull not to boil the cream. (The temperature should never get higher than 82C). Pour the hot cream on the chocolate. Let sit until it melts and mix in the BaiIey’s.Let the chocolate cream cool down to room temperature. In a large bowl, whip the cream until you reach soft peaks. Mix half of the whip cream in the chocolate cream using the whisk. Add in the other half of whip cream and fold with the spatula until you get a homogeneous mixture. Pour the mousse mixture in small verrines and let set for about 2h in the fridge before serving.
- To serveGarnish with chocolate pearls, raspberries or grated chocolate.