White mousse with crumble and Nutella® hazelnut spread

White mousse with crumble and Nutella hazelnut spread
Two countries, one tasty Christmas treat
White mousse recipe from France, crumble recipe from Great Britain. Elegance and softness joining with crunchiness and some character. This is the nature of the dessert you’re going to prepare.

So, be wise and be smart: add some Nutella® hazelnut spread on top with a few decorations for the holiday.
  • Crumble:
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 2 tbsp granulated sugar
  • 3 tbsp all-purpose flour
  • 3 tbsp finely chopped hazelnuts
  • Pinch of salt
  • Mousse:
  • 1 tbsp gelatin powder or gelatin leaves
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream
  • 3 oz white chocolate, melted
  • 3 egg whites
  • 2/3 cup Nutella® hazelnut spread
Step 1
Step 1
For the Crumble:

  • Preheat oven to 325°F. Line baking sheet with parchment paper. In large bowl, combine butter with sugar; mix in flour, hazelnuts and salt until the consistency of coarse meal.
  • Step 2
    Step 2
  • Spread in thin layer on prepared baking sheet; bake for about 20 minutes or until golden. Let cool completely.
  • Step 3
    Step 3
    For the mousse:

  • Meanwhile, sprinkle gelatin over 1/4 cup cold water, whisking with a fork. Let stand for about 10 minutes or until softened. Pour cream into saucepan set over medium heat; stir in gelatin mixture until dissolved. Stir in chocolate until combined. Let cool completely.
  • In a separate bowl, beat egg whites until stiff peaks form; fold gently into chocolate mixture.
  • Step 4
    Step 4
  • Divide evenly among 8 dessert glasses or small bowls. Refrigerate for at least 2 hours or until chilled.
  • Spoon Nutella® hazelnut spread into piping bag fitted with small, plain tip. Pipe Nutella® hazelnut spread decoratively on top of each serving. Sprinkle evenly with crumble.