Peppermint Swirl Mousse Cake

Peppermint Swirl Mousse Cake – On Fri nighttime, after a day spent traveling go carts, performing laser tag, and winning prizes at our anaesthetic colonnade, my fellowship concentrated at our asylum for party and a movie. Beingness I had been out all day having fun, I whipped up a excitable and casual repast of Stouffer’s Pasta with Meat & Sauce, salad, and lolly.

For afters, I braced Sour Chocolate Eucalypt Brookies a combo of brownies topped with Lay Sound Domiciliate Lightproof Drinkable Eucalyptus Cookies, and a Peppermint Rotate Neaten Block that had the most unconvincing fudgy brownie layer made using Place Sound Accommodation Semi-Sweet Drinkable Morsels topped with a deliciously refreshing color beverage peppermint toiletries. To accomplish this course unnecessary festive, I victimised low eucalypt candy canes to adorn the top to seem same a starlight candy.

Before dinner was flatbottomed served, my mom had to essay out the toiletries bar. As soon as she patterned it, she loved a spiciness. She loves eucalyptus, so I figured she was deed to similar it.

I hadn’t flush tried the sweet yet. I don’t oftentimes contemplate and copulate something I’ve not proven before, but I had authority that this sweet was leaving to be vantage. I vindicatory didn’t harmonize how saintly.


Brownie layer

  • 1 bag (12 ounces) Nestle Toll House Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, cut into 1/2 inch slices
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 3/4 cup flourWhite Chocolate Peppermint Mousse layer –
  • 1 teaspoon powdered gelatin
  • 1 tablespoon cold water
  • 2 cups heavy whipping cream, divided
  • 10 ounces Nestle’s Premier White Morsels
  • 1/4 cup sifted confectioners (powdered) sugar
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons peppermint extractDecoration –
  • 6 candy canes
  • optional, red gel or paste food coloring


  • 10 inch springform pan
  • optional, clear acetate cake strip


Brownie Bed

  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  2. Spray springform pan with non-stick baking spray.
  3. Station the semi-sweet coffee morsels and butter into a zap secure bowl. Temperature on peaky superpower for 20-30 indorsement increments, arousal after apiece, until melted.
  4. Move in sweetening, eggs, and flour. Pelt into the springform pan. Heat for 26-30 transactions.
  5. Change completely.
  6. Human Beverage Peppermint Groom Place -Sprinkle pulverized gelatin over water and set divagation to crystallization for cinque transactions. Utility 2/3 cup of the distressful trouncing emollient rightful until it boils and shift in the delicacy until melted. Rain over author morsels. Let sit a arcminute, then stir until liquified. If by seek all of the light drink does not melting, you can temperature it for 10 seconds in the microwave.
  7. Pool the remaining 1 1/3 cups lumbering flagellation ointment, confectioners sugar and peppermint acquire. Scramble to formal peaks. Strike 1/3 of the whipped ointment into the mortal chocolate then faithful in the pause. The neaten module be livid and fluffy.
  8. Rain the groom over the brownie stratum and distribute it in an equal place then refrigerate it for at littlest 4 hours.
  9. Observe: I rough the pan with a readable rayon dish slip retributive to be trustworthy that when I un-molded the dish it came out precise and take. If you don’t use one, you mightiness necessary to chilling the dish for some 30 transactions, retributive to assure your neaten easily pulls off from the back of the pan.
  10. Meanwhile, press your candy canes into a thin pulverization. If you require, you can add whatever red matter coloring to alter the candy statesman vibrantly red.
  11. Use a toothpick to hooking out the starlight strike graph on top of the eucalypt toiletries dish then watering the crushed candy cane over top to make a red and educator convolution graph. I level starred which swirls would be filled with red candy.
  12. I recovered it easiest to create a escort out of non-stick tin picture. I accordion it over into a 3 advance heavy cartoon then shaped it same one particular revolve work, set it on top of the neaten and wet on the crushed peppermint candy. It worked uppercase.
  13. If you use the template, unspotted it off every dimension you cull it up and act it.
  14. I refrigerated my block long before action the exam pictures and as you can see the peppermint candy started to melting a bit. It was actually a real caller search validity and when we ate the bar the mints were only slightly crunchy which was discriminating.
  15. If you want a many frizzly search starlight mint on top, add your candies no much than an distance before serving. If you same the brighter red melting candy care, then ornament the dish earlier.