‘Turkish Delight’ White Chocolate Mousse

Keto Low carb Turkish Delight Mousse
Keto Low carb Turkish Delight Mousse

Something for upcoming Valentine’s Day… This easy white chocolate mousse was made using only a few ingredients, with a distinct ‘Turkish Delight’ flavour coming from the necessary addition of rose water. Its a lovely, fragrant dessert that is so pretty to look at – and even better to tuck into! I added a little pink food colouring, but that is entirely optional. Each serving is approx 135g / 4.8oz, which is very generous, and only 2.8g carbs per serving, – you can get away with it! You can choose to simply divide the mixture between 4 dessert bowls, or you can pipe them in like I did. It was only afterwards I realised it resembles a pink rose (well, at a stretch), so I encourage you to put in the little extra effort. Important technique tip: Allow the melted cocoa butter buttons to cool sufficiently before adding to the cream to avoid a grainy mousse. Also, be careful not to over-whip the cream, nobody wants rose water butter…

 

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Impact Carbs 2.8g
(1.2%); Fat 72g (97.6%); Protein 1.9g (1.2%)
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'Turkish Delight' White Chocolate Mousse
Delicious white chocolate mousse pots, enhanced with rosewater for a Turkish Delight flavour, coming in at 2.8g carbs each.
Keto Low carb Turkish Delight Mousse
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Rating: 5
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Course Dessert
Prep Time 15 minutes
Passive Time 3 hours to set
Servings
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Ingredients
Course Dessert
Prep Time 15 minutes
Passive Time 3 hours to set
Servings
people
Ingredients
Keto Low carb Turkish Delight Mousse
Votes: 2
Rating: 5
You:
Rate this recipe!
Instructions
  1. Weigh out the cocoa butter drops, then melt them over a very low heat on the stove top.
    Keto Low carb Turkish Delight Mousse
  2. Pour the melted cocoa butter into a small dish and leave to cool completely. (Failing to cool sufficiently may result in a grainy mousse)
    Keto Low carb Turkish Delight Mousse
  3. Whip the cream and sweetener to soft peaks. Add the rose water and food colouring (if using) and whip well to combine.
  4. Transfer a third of the whipped cream to the separate, smaller bowl. Pour the cooled cocoa butter into the smaller bowl of cream and beat well to combine.
    Turkish Delight Mousse
  5. Return the cocoa butter/cream mix to the larger bowl of whipped cream, whipping one last time to combine. It should be fairly stiff peaks, but not as stiff as butter! Divide or pipe the mousse between 4 dessert bowls.
  6. If you have a few raspberries kicking about, garnish the mousse pots with them (not included in the macros).
    Keto Low carb Turkish Delight Mousse
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Recipe Notes

Macro Details per serving
1.2%              Carbs
1.2%              Protein
97.6%            Fat

Nutritional Information per serving
Calories                         664Kcal / 2778kJ
Fat                                  72g
of which saturates       45g
Carbohydrates             2.8g (for my US readers, these are what you refer to as net carbs. See below*)
of which sugars           2g
Fibre                               0g
Protein                           1.9g

*Note for US readers: The recipes on this site show the carbohydrates which should be counted on keto (in this case: it's 2.8g). Here in the UK, our nutritional breakdown information displays a carbohydrate count that has already had the dietary fibre subtracted (and displayed separately) - and it’s indicated this way throughout the site. In short, you need not subtract anything further.

Allergens
Milk

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