Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen
Save Recipe Print
Total:
2 hr 15 min
Active:
45 min
Yield:
about 20
Level:
Easy
Total:
2 hr 15 min
Active:
45 min
Yield:
about 20
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Put 4 ounces chocolate in a medium bowl. Bring 1/2 cup heavy cream to a simmer in a small saucepan; pour over the chocolate and let sit 5 minutes. Add the vanilla and salt and whisk until smooth; set aside to cool to room temperature.

Combine the remaining 1 cup heavy cream, the confectioners' sugar and peanut butter in a large bowl. Beat with a mixer on medium-high speed until stiff peaks form, 2 to 3 minutes. Fold the peanut butter whipped cream into the cooled chocolate mixture in three batches until just incorporated but still airy. Freeze until the mixture is firm enough to scoop, about 30 minutes.

Lightly coat a 1 1/2-inch ice cream scoop or tablespoon with cooking spray. Scoop balls of the frozen mousse onto a parchment-lined baking sheet (about 1 heaping tablespoon per ball). Gently press a lollipop stick halfway into each ball. Freeze until firm, at least 1 hour.

Meanwhile, combine the remaining 8 ounces chocolate and the coconut oil in a small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave in 30-second intervals, stirring, until the chocolate is melted and smooth; set aside to cool.

Put the peanuts in a small bowl. Loosen the mousse balls from the baking sheet with a small offset spatula. One at a time, dip the balls into the melted chocolate, letting the excess drip back into the bowl. Return to the baking sheet and sprinkle with the peanuts while the chocolate is still wet. Return to the freezer until ready to serve.

Photograph by Johnny Miller

More from:

Grilling

Trending Videos 4 Videos

Get the recipe

Sugar Cookies with Royal Icing 01:25

Get tips and ideas for decorating holiday cookies with icing.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Chocolate Peanut Butter Globs

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Peanut Butter Bars with Salted Chocolate Ganache

Recipe courtesy of Nancy Fuller

Roasted Butter Herb Turkey

Recipe courtesy of Sandra Lee

Peanut Butter-Chocolate Pie

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Butter Pie Crust

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Cornbread Stuffing with Herb Butter

Recipe courtesy of Katie Lee

Dry-Brined Turkey With Classic Herb Butter

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Butter Burgers

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Browse Reviews By Keyword