Chocolate Mousse Cake

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Recipe by CassandraLynne11

This has been a holiday favorite of our family's for several years now. The problem is, we wlways lose the recipe. So this year I have decided to finally get down to recording it some place I wont misplace it. Enjoy!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 (9 ounce) packagesfamous chocolate wafers
  • 12 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 6 eggs
  • 1 12 pints whipping cream
  • 14 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 12 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • mini chocolate chip, for garnish
  • chocolate syrup, for garnish


  1. Whip whipping cream, sugar and vanilla. Set aside.
  2. Melt chocolate on stove over a low heat, or in the microwave.
  3. Separate eggs adn add the yolks to the chocolate mixture.
  4. Beat egg whites. Add cream of tartar and beat until stiff.
  5. Fold 3/4 whipped cream into the chocolate mixture.
  6. Fold the egg whites into the chocolate mixture.
  7. Line a 10 inch springform pan with chocolate wafers, covering the bottom and sides.
  8. Fill the pan with the chocolate mixture, next adding the whipped cream on top.
  9. Microwave the mini chocolate chips until they are just soft. Sprinkle the chips on top of the cake and drizzle some chocolate sauce over.
  10. Chill for at least one hour.

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