Chocolate Protein Mousse is the perfect healthy dessert that is also indulgent. It’s easy to make, thick and a delicious way to satisfy your chocolate cravings.

Scooping protein mousse out of a cup with a spoon.

This protein chocolate mousse is indulgent but also good for you too. The chocolate flavor is beyond tasty, an easy to make recipe using just a few ingredients.

By using Greek yogurt, that helps keep this mousse low calorie while still giving a thick and creamy texture.

Adding both chocolate protein powder and cocoa powder, the chocolate flavor is strong, rich and delicious!

Ingredient Notes

Protein Chocolate Mousse Ingredients Measured out

What makes this chocolate pudding unique?

One of the most unique aspects to this recipe is that it doesn’t have any added sugar besides what is in the protein powder (if any) and the chocolate chips that you add on top (which is also optional).

While this recipe makes three servings, you could eat more then one at once and not feel guilty about it!

Make this recipe to have on hand whenever the craving hits or bring to your next gathering with friends or family. Trust me, everyone will be praising you for it!

How to Make Protein Chocolate Mousse

  1. This recipe can be made in a mixing bowl or food processor.
  2. If using a mixing bowl, you will want to also have a hand mixer to combine all of the ingredients together.
  3. Add all of the ingredients into the mixing bowl (or food processor), excluding any toppings.
  4. Mix (or pulse the food processor) until fully combined.
  5. Add into a serving bowl and top with fresh fruit, chocolate chips or anything else your heart desires.
  6. Enjoy!
Protein Mousse ingredients in a mixing bowl.
Greek Yogurt, Protein Powder and Cocoa Powder in a Glass Mixing Bowl.
Protein Chocolate Mousse mixed in a glass bowl.
Creamy Protein Mousse mixed in a glass bowl.
Eating protein mousse with a spoon.
Enjoying Protein Chocolate Mousse in a glass cup with a spoon.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to use protein powder in this recipe?

Not at all! If you don’t want to use protein powder, omit and replace with a 1/4 cup of cocoa powder

Is this recipe vegan friendly?

This recipe is vegan if you use vegan protein powder or if you omit the protein powder altogether it is naturally vegan/plant-based.

Can I mix in other flavors/ingredients?

Yes! I suggest mixing in some peanut butter, mint extract (a little goes a long way), nuts, chocolate chips or anything your heart desires.

What are the best toppings to add to this recipe?

I love enjoying the protein mousse on it’s own but also will add fresh fruit or chocolate chips on top when desired.

How should I store this chocolate mousse?

Store in an airtight container for up to five days in the refrigerator or up to 1 month in the freezer.

Protein Chocolate Mousse in a glass topped with chocolate chips and strawberry slices.
Scooping Chocolate Protein Mousse with a spoon.
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Chocolate Protein Mousse

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Yield: 3 servings
Chocolate Protein Mousse is the perfect healthy dessert that is also indulgent. It's easy to make, thick and a delicious way to satisfy your chocolate cravings.

Ingredients
 

  • 1 cup Greek Yogurt
  • 1/3 cup Coconut Milk, or other milk alternative
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1 serving Chocolate Protein Powder
  • 1/4 cup Cocoa Powder
  • Strawberries, (optional, for topping)
  • Chocolate Chips, (optional, for topping)

Instructions
 

  • This recipe can be made in a mixing bowl or food processor.
  • If using a mixing bowl, you will want to also have a hand mixer to combine all of the ingredients together.
  • Add all of the ingredients (pictured in the image above) into the mixing bowl (or food processor), excluding any toppings.
  • Mix (or pulse the food processor) until fully combined.
  • Add into a serving bowl and top with fresh fruit, chocolate chips or anything else your heart desires.
  • Enjoy!

Nutrition

Calories: 160kcal
Author: Jessica Selensky
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: Dessert, Snack
Keywords: Chocolate Mousse, gluten free dessert, greek yogurt, healthy dessert, High Protein, no bake desserts

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