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Hello everyone, I hope you are all well.

I’m continuing with the Valentine’s Day theme here on Passion4Baking.

Today I made this gigantic cookie topped with chocolate mousse and whipped cream.. perfect to make for your Valentine…

Here is the recipe, enjoy!

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Giant Valentine Cookie

  • 1/2 cup (120 g) unsalted butter
  • 1 cup (125 g) all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/3 cup (75 g) regular sugar
  • 1/2 cup (100 g) brown sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 5 oz. (150 g) dark chocolate chips

Put the flour, baking soda and salt into a small bowl.

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Put the butter, sugar and brown sugar into a mixing bowl and beat until fluffy.

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Add the egg and continue beating.

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Add the vanilla extract, I use Madagascar Natural Vanilla Extract, Double Strength from LorAnn Oils.

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Add the flour mixture and beat for 30 seconds.

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Add the chocolate chips.

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Stir until well blended.

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I use a heart shaped pan with a removable base.

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Bake in the middle of a 375 ˚F (190 ˚C) oven for about 30 minutes.

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Leave to cool completely.

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Simple chocolate mousse

  • 3 1/2 oz. (100 g) dark chocolate
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons (25 g) butter
  • 3 egg whites
  • 1/2 cup (120 g) regular sugar

Melt the chocolate using a bain marie, or in the microwave oven.

Leave to cool.

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Whisk the egg whites in a mixing bowl.

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When the egg whites are frothy, add the sugar and continue whisking for about 3-4 minutes.

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Add the melted chocolate and fold it in with a rubber spatula.

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Pour the chocolate mousse mixture on top of the giant cookie.

Spread it out to make an even layer.

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Chill for at least two hours.

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Now remove the heart shaped pan.

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I used whipped cream to decorate. Transfer the cream to a piping bag fitted with a 1M tip and make little swirls.

  • 1/2 cup (125 ml) heavy cream
  • 3 tablespoons regular sugar

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Top with some mini heart shaped candy, if you like…

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So easy to make, and so good…

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The combination of chocolate chip cookies and chocolate mousse is a match made in heaven…

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Perfect anytime.

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I hope you are inspired to try making this for your Valentine…

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Have a nice day everyone,

hugs from me to you.

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