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No-Bake Chocolate Mousse Cake Recipe

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15 min

15 min




  • 2 cups milk
  • 1/4 cup whipping cream
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder
  • 1 cup dark chocolate/ dark compound
  • 1/4 cup corn starch
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla essence


  • Mould
  • Bowl
  • Measuring cup
  • Pan
  • Spoon
  • Strainer
  • Baker’s dusting wand (optional)
  • Parchment paper (optional)


  1. Add milk, whipping cream, sugar and cocoa powder in a bowl and mix well.
  2. Now add corn starch to this mixture and mix well.
  3. Strain this mixture to a pan and heat this under medium flame.
  4. Stir it continuously.
  5. Once it becomes thick in consistency, add grated dark chocolate or dark compound and vanilla essence.
  6. Stir it continuously until dark chocolate completely dissolves.
  7. Now transfer this batter to a mould greased with butter (or you can use parchment paper to line the mould)
  8. Keep it aside to cool down.
  9. Then refrigerate it overnight.
  10. Carefully demould the mousse cake.
  11. Serve it with cocoa powder dusting.

Tips for Making Mousse Cakes more Mind-blowing

If you wish to make mousse cakes more attractive, you can use specially designed mousse cake moulds. Mousse cake moulds are available online in various materials, sizes, and shapes.


© 2020 Amy


Amy (author) on October 15, 2020:

Hi Liza! Thanks so much. Nice to hear from you. If you get the chance to try it, let me know what you think.

Liza from USA on October 15, 2020:

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Delicious treat, Amy. I have yet to make a chocolate mousse. Thanks for sharing the recipe.

Amy (author) on October 14, 2020:

Hi Abby! Thank you so much for your comment. I hope you enjoy the recipe when you try it.

Abby Slutsky from America on October 14, 2020:

This looks delicious and decadent. I will keep this in mind for the holidays.

Amy (author) on October 11, 2020:

Thank you so much for your support, Chrish! I’m glad you enjoyed this recipe. I'd love to hear how they turned out for you. Have a lovely day!

Chrish Canosa from Manila Philippines on October 11, 2020:

Ahhh it looks so good !!! I'll give it a try this Sunday. Thanks for the article Ms Amy :-)

Amy (author) on October 11, 2020:

Hi Linda, thank you so much for your support! I appreciate it very much. I hope you enjoy this recipe. Have a lovely day!

Linda Crampton from British Columbia, Canada on October 11, 2020:

I love the look of your mousse cake. I think I would enjoy the texture and the chocolate flavor very much.

Amy (author) on October 11, 2020:

Thank you Lakshmi! Nice to hear from you.

Lakshmi from Chennai on October 11, 2020:

Hi Amy, Making Mousse cake without gelatin is amazing.Thanks for sharing.

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