Chocolate Mousse Recipe with Affogato

Best chocolate mousse recipes

Make one of our decadent recipes for a quick, indulgent dessert, from espresso mousse pots to white chocolate with ginger and some boozy twists

Looking for a chocolate mousse dessert recipe? Try our best chocolate mousse ideas including milk, dark and white chocolate varieties.


If you love chocolate we also have the best chocolate cake recipes, chocolate dessert ideas and even impressive chocolate tarts too…

Easy chocolate mousse recipes

Classic chocolate mousse

Make these dark chocolate mousse pots ahead and serve with homemade orange shortbread. This quick and easy recipe makes enough for four people and is ready in just 30 minutes.

Chocolate Mousse Recipe with Orange Shortbreads

Vegan chocolate mousse

Silken tofu is the secret ingredient for this smooth and creamy (and totally vegan) chocolate mousse recipe. It’s still as indulgent as you’d hope for, though.

Vegan chocolate mousse

Affogato chocolate mousse

If you’re hosting a get together and looking for an indulgent yet easy dessert that can easily be made ahead, try these gluten-free creamy chocolate and coffee puds – ready in 15 minutes.

Chocolate Mousse Recipe with Affogato

Avocado chocolate mousse

Using avocado instead of cream or egg white is a great way to make a vegan version of classic chocolate mousse. It’s rich, so serve in small glass pots or shot glasses, and top with cocoa nibs for an extra chocolate hit without the added sugar.

Vegan Chocolate Mousse Recipe

Chocolate mousse pots with honeycomb

These stylish and indulgent marbled honeycomb and chocolate mousse pots look impressive but are actually very easy to make.

Chocolate MoussePots Recipe with Honeycomb

Mint chocolate mousse pots

Want to serve individual desserts? Try our creamy chocolate and peppermint pots for an impressive way to finish your dinner party.

Chocolate Mousse Recipe with Peppermint

Dark chocolate mousse with nut brittle

This chocolate mousse is super creamy, fresh and so simple to make. With the addition of the crunchy pine nut brittle, this velvety chocolate mousse is an easy end to your dinner.

Chocolate Mousse Recipe with Pine Nut Brittle

Dark chocolate mousse with hazelnuts

An indulgent chocolate mousse with soft blackberries and crunchy roasted hazelnuts, a perfect way to end your dinner party.

Dark Chocolate Mousse Recipe with Blackberries

Chocolate mousse cake

Satisfyingly smooth and indulgent, this chocolaty malt mousse cake topped with crunchy salted pretzels is a perfect pudding for the whole family.

Chocolate Malt Cake Recipe

White chocolate mousse with gingerbread

This is a fantastic make-ahead dessert for when you’re entertaining. If you don’t want to make your own, mini gingerbread men are available from most supermarkets – look out for them in the bakery section.

Easy Gingerbread Recipe with White Chocolate

White chocolate mousse with crushed Mini Eggs

The perfect easy recipe to cook with the kids at Easter. Scrumptious white chocolate mousse topped with crushed mini eggs is sure to delight (and use up mini eggs the Easter bunny has brought).

White Chocolate Mousse Recipe with Mini Eggs

Chocolate and amaretto mousse

This recipe for chocolate and amaretto mousse comes from Bernardi’s Italian restaurant in London. It’s easy to make but tastes delicious – great for entertaining.

Chocolate and Amaretto Mousse Recipe