10 Ingredients 4 egg yolks 2 cups heavy cream divided 1/4 cup sugar 2 1/2 tablespoons Pumpkin Chocolate Cheesecake Blend 8 ounces bittersweet chocolate DIRECTIONS In a medium saucepan, whisk together egg yolks, 3/4 cup heavy cream, sugar, and Pumpkin Chocolate Cheesecake Dessert Recipes Vegan.
Prep Time: 1 Hour
Cook Time: 5-10 mins
- 4 egg yolks
- 2 cups heavy cream divided
- 1/4 cup sugar
- 2 1/2 tablespoons Pumpkin Chocolate Cheesecake Blend
- 8 ounces bittersweet chocolate
- In a medium saucepan, whisk together egg yolks, 3/4 cup heavy cream, sugar, and Pumpkin Chocolate Cheesecake Blend. Cook over medium low heat, stirring, until mixture coats back of a spoon, about 3-4 minutes. DO NOT BOIL.
- Meanwhile melt chocolate in a microwave safe bowl by heating in a microwave for 30 seconds intervals. Stir in between intervals until chocolate is melted.
- With an electric mixer, beat remaining 1 1/4 cups heavy cream until stiff peaks form. Stir about 1/2 cup of the whipped cream into the cooled custard mixture, then gently fold in the rest with a rubber spatula.
- Spoon into serving dishes, cover, and chill for at least 1 hour before serving.
- 330 Calories (kcal)
- 29 Fat (g)
- 17 Saturated Fat (g)
- 21 Carbohydrates (g)
- 2 Fiber (g)
- 11 Sugar (g)
- 4 Protein (g)
- 150 Cholesterol (mg)
- 20 Sodium (mg)
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