Sunday, October 28, 2012

Candy Corn Cheesecake Mousse




Two of  my favorite desserts all in one, 
cheesecake and mousse.
A big hit with my family and I'm sure it
will be with yours too.

Happy Halloween!!



Candy Corn Cheesecake Mousse

1 package (8 oz.) cream cheese

1/2 cup powdered sugar

1/4 cup milk or cream

1 teaspoon vanilla

1 small container (8 oz.) Cool Whip, thawed

orange and yellow food color

candy corn (for garnish)

Directions ~

Beat cream cheese in the bowl of an electric mixer until fully smooth.  
Slowly add powdered sugar, then milk (or cream).  
Add vanilla.  Continue mixing.  Beat about 1 minute on 
medium to medium-high speed.  Fold cool whip into 
cream cheese mixture, and stir until fully combined.

Scoop about 1/3 of the Cheesecake Mousse into a bowl, 
and color orange. 
 Color another third of the mixture yellow.  
Leave the remaining third white.
  One color at a time (starting with yellow), 
scoop mixture into a piping bag
 or large ziplock bag, and squeeze a 
layer of the Cheesecake Mousse into 
small dessert dishes of your choice.  
Repeat with orange and then white Mousse.

Refrigerate 30 minutes (or up to 1 day) before serving.  
Garnish with candy corn if desired.

Recipe yields 4 moderate servings or 6-8 mini servings.

Recipe Source:  Glorious Treats






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8 comments:

  1. This is such a cute idea... and easy too! Pinned it and am now a new follower. :)

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  2. Newest follower here! I found you through the Monday link up! Cute blog, I can’t wait to read more!
    -meandmr.com

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  3. Yumm! Great looking recipe :) Thanks for sharing on Munchin' on Mondays. Have a great week...

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  4. That looks wonderful! candy corn was my favorite when I was a kid but now it's just too sweet! But I can always manage a few.

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  5. Happy Friday Lisa!! I wanted to stop by & let you know that you are the top Halloween feature this week at Mom's Test Meal Mondays!! Thank you so much for joining in!!

    Hope you have a great weekend!

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  6. These look amazing! I will be featuring them on my blog this weekend. Thanks so much for sharing on Marvelous Mondays!

    Julie
    www.thisgalcooks.com

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  7. This looks amazing! And I bet it tastes just as great as it looks! Such a fun dessert!

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  8. Just stopping by once more to let you know that your super duper looking mousse is being featured later today on my munchin' on mondays link share party! stop by & grab your button...congrats!

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