My friend Sara told me about a healthy version of a chocolate mousse that had an avocado base. I was seriously skeptical, dismissed and forgot about the idea even though she swore it was awesome! Then, my friend Lil posted this on Facebook: (Not sure of the source, but thanks to whoever put this out there!)
I remembered what Sara said, and decided to go ahead and try it. Have I mentioned to you guys my craving for chocolate I've been having??
I have to say, I'm still shocked at the flavor the mousse has despite using a whole avocado to make it. Look at it!
I used the Hershey's Special Dark chocolate powder that I have used for a lot of my other recipes. You'd never know there was an avocado involved! So you can get your daily dose of amazing avocado and your dessert in one! Here's a refresher of the health benefits of the good old avocado:
If you try this recipe, let me know how you like it! I'll be back soon with a fun new cooking contraption that does amazing things!