Chocolate Mint Mousse
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Patrick's Day - Razzle Dazzle Recipes
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Chocolate Mint Mousse Pie
1 teaspoon unflavored gelatin
1 tablespoon cold water
2 tablespoons boiling water
1/2 cup sugar
1/3 cup HERSHEY’S Cocoa or HERSHEY’S Dutch Processed Cocoa
1 cup (1/2 pt.) cold whipping cream
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 baked 8- or 9-inch pie crust, cooled
MINT CREAM TOPPING (recipe follows)
Sprinkle gelatin over cold water in small cup; let stand 2 minutes to
soften. Add boiling water; stir until gelatin is completely dissolved
and mixture is clear. Cool slightly, about 5 minutes.
Stir together sugar and cocoa in medium bowl; add whipping cream and
vanilla. Beat on medium speed of mixer until stiff, scraping bottom of
bowl occasionally. Add gelatin mixture; beat just until well blended.
Pour into prepared pie crust.
Prepare MINT CREAM TOPPING; spread over filling. Refrigerate at least 2
hours. Cover; refrigerate leftover pie.
YIELD: 6 to 8 Servings.
MINT CREAM TOPPING: Beat 1 cup (1/2 pt.) cold whipping cream, 2
tablespoons powdered sugar, 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract and
several drops green food color in medium bowl until stiff. About 2 cups
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