Chocolate Chestnut Mousse Cake (Grain Free, Paleo, Dairy Free)
Chocolate Chestnut Mousse Cake (Grain Free, Paleo, Dairy Free)
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    If you like your desserts a bit sweeter, you can increase the amount of chocolate to 4 ounces, or add 1-2 tablespoons more maple syrup to the chestnut mousse. Inspired by Martha Stewart Living

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups almond flour
    • 2 tablespoons coconut flour
    • 2 tablespoons cocoa powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon unflavored gelatin (I prefer Bernard Jensen)
    • 1 teaspoon arrowroot (optional)
    • 1/4 cup maple syrup
    • 3/4 teaspoon Celtic sea salt
    • 8 tablespoons unsalted butter or ghee, cold, cut into tablespoons
    • 1 cup peeled, roasted chestnuts, ground until fine
    • 1 cup whole milk or coconut milk
    • 4 tablespoons maple syrup, divided
    • Pinch of Celtic sea salt
    • 3 large egg yolks
    • 1 tablespoon arrowroot flour
    • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
    • 1 tablespoon unsalted butter or coconut oil
    • 2 ounces bittersweet chocolate, melted*
    • 1 1/2 cups heavy cream or coconut milk, whipped (if using whipped coconut milk, use this method)
    • Cocoa powder or chocolate shavings to garnish

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 3378 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 269 g 413.97%
    • Saturated Fat: 138 g 689.25%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 31 mg 10.18%
    • Sodium: 178 mg 7.4%
    • Calcium: 755 mg 75.54%
    • Potassium: 1641 mg 46.89%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 32 mg 177.06%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 219 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 35 g 141.44%
    • Sugar: 128 g
    • Protein: 65 g
    • Alcohol: 4 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 7.1%
    • Vitamin C 9.97%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat51
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs10
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat7
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total20 oz-eq

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