Chocolate Mousse Cake

 

Ingredients:

CAKE:

36 ladyfingers, split

2 cups (12-oz. pkg.) Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels

1-1/4 cups hot coffee

2 tbsp canola oil

2 cups heavy whipping cream, whipped to soft peaks

 

CHOCOLATE GLAZE:

1/3 cup Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels

1 teaspoon heavy whipping cream

1 tablespoon hot coffee

 

Whipped topping (optional)

Directions:

Line bottom and side of 9-inch springform pan with split ladyfingers.

Place 2 cups morsels in bowl of food processor, with processor running, slowly add hot coffee. Add oil and process until smooth. Transfer chocolate mixture to large bowl; cool for 2 to 3 minutes. Fold whipped cream into cooled chocolate until no white streaks remain.

Pour 1/3 of mousse mixture into prepared pan. Place a layer of split ladyfingers over mousse layer. Pour 1/3 of mousse mixture over ladyfingers. Repeat with remaining split ladyfingers and mousse mixture. Cover; refrigerate overnight.

GLAZE: Heat 1/3 cup chocolate morsels, cream and hot coffee in uncovered, medium microwave-safe bowl on HIGH (100%) power for 1 minute; stir until smooth. Add additional coffee, if needed, to obtain drizzle consistency. Remove side of pan. Drizzle sides and top with chocolate glaze. Garnish with whipped cream, if desired

 

Yields

9 slices

 

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