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Monday, May 28, 2012

Chocolate Mousse in Chocolate Cups

Hey I saw this here and was super excited to try. The chocolate cups turned out well. I made a simple eggless mousse to fill the cups. The choco cups with mousse are so divine that you're sure to drown. Why waiting?. Make it for your family and enjoy. I used muffin cups to make the choco cups, but would prefer cupcake sizes next time. It is too rich. A lovely dessert which will surely get you claps. In the original recipe they've asked to use semi sweet chocolate. I used a mix of milk and dark chocolate. The below will get you 3 to 4 muffin size cups

For chocolate cups
You need
  • Milk chocolate - 50 gm
  • Dark chocolate - 50 gm

  • Line muffins cups with paper liners
  • Melt chocolate using double boiling method. The bottom of the bowl shouldn't touch the boiling water.
  • Stir continuously
  • When the chocolate has completely melted and is smooth, spoon into muffin liners
  • Using a pastry brush, brush chocolate over bottom and sides to coat evenly
  • Place the coated cups in muffin tray and freeze them for 30 minutes or until firm
  • Give a second chocolate coating to each cup in the inside and freeze until completely set.
  • Once set peel off the muffin liners very carefully
  • Cover and keep frozen until use

For mousse
You need
  • Chocolate chips - 100 gms (I used a mix of white and milk chocolate chips)
  • Cream - 170 gms
  • Vanilla essence - 1 tsp
  • Sugar (as required) - I didn't use

  • Beat cream with powdered sugar until you get soft peaks
  • Melt chocolate chips using a double boiler.
  • When it has completely melted and is smooth, allow its temperature to drop a bit. It should be warm.
  • Fold the beaten cream into the melted chocolate and beat well.
  • Pour into the chocolate cups and freeze for atleast one hour before serving. :) 


  1. Wow chocolate cups with a lovely mousse :) mmmm lip-smacking recipe...Yumm!!

  2. wow this looks easy one apart from beating the cream and double boiling, and best part no baking in it right.. so u put the cream just one hr before serving right

    wud love to try out this but i need to get those muffin cups

  3. omg. Choclate cups look divine. Yummy!! :).
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  4. chocolate cup are looking so cute and tempting ..lovely and superb recipe

  5. such a delicious choco treat, sounds very yummy...u have done it very well!!
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  6. i love this....i make these cups with a strawberry mousse filling....this version of your eggless mousse is awesome!!!!!absolutely love it.

  7. Yum ...looks tempting and I like your way of making chocolate cups

  8. Jus looks awsum..choc cups r so perfect...thanks... for sharing ur well deserved awards wth made my day..

  9. wow...Reshmi, hats off to u....bookmarked it right away......superb recipe....

  10. wow,Reshmi..I have bookmarked it straightaway..Loved the cute chocolate cups,loved the recipe too,great & sweet chocolaty one!!

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  11. wow perfectly done cups and yummy dessert.

  12. Looks wonderful reshmi

  13. awesome...i know my son would have loved this :-)



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