For those of you in search of sweets without wheat, let me introduce to you the country of France. A country where cream is king. Sweets start with cream and build upon this custard or egg white-y base.
Oh sure they do “cake” but said “cake” looks like a cake, feels like a mousse ( snuggled with sponge ).
Don’t be frightened of mousse. It’s actually straightforward. Even if you suck at making mousse, your effort will still arrive with mousse-y characteristics thus tricking your target with culinary, mousse-y delight.
After many attempts with chocolate mousse, I’ve settled in on 4×4 Chocolate Mousse TM.
4 oz chocolate
It’s easy to remember so when you have five people, a cat, a dog and some chickens talking to you at the same time, you will not mess up the ratio.
Separate the eggs
Melt the chocolate
Whisk the yellows
Beat the whites
Fold it all together gently
Put in cute ramekins or little espresso cups
Chill, girl. Just chill
It’s gonna be a’ite