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Peanut Butter and Chocolate Mousse Torte

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Mousse Torte


Thank you Syntages Panos for this chocolate and peanut butter delight!

For the cookie crust:

  • Preheat oven to 180* C (350* F) Fan.
  • Crush the cookies in a blender. Combine them with the melted butter in a bowl.
  • Spread on the bottom of a 24 cm spring form pan and up the sides 4 cm in height.
  • Bake for 5 minutes. Remove from oven and refrigerate to chill.
  • If the crust has puffed up, pierce gently with a fork.

For the ganache:

  • Place the heavy cream and finely chopped couverture in a bowl. Cover with plastic wrap and microwave for 1 minute, set at 800 watts. Mix every 20 seconds until the chocolate melts. Be careful not to let the chocolate burn.

For the filling:

  • Remove the cookie crust from the refrigerator. Sprinkle with half of the hazelnuts. Add half of the ganache. Spread to cover all of the cookie crust. Reserve the other half of the ganache for the end.
  • Beat the peanut butter and cream cheese with a hand mixer, in a bowl, until it becomes a light cream.
  • Add the caster, sugar and vanilla. Beat until light and fluffy.
  • Add the 250 g of whipped cream in batches and gently fold with a spatula. Add the chocolate chops at the end. Mix with spatula, just to distribute.
  • Pour over the ganache and put in freezer for 1 hour, until firm.
  • When ready, heat the reserved ganache and pour over the top. Smooth surface.
  • Sprinkle with the remaining hazelnuts and chopped cookies.
  • Refrigerate for 2-3 hours until the ganache chills.
  • Remove the ring from the spring form pan. Cut into pieces and serve.
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Nutrition information per 100 gr.

Calories (kcal)
21 %


Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.

Total Fat (g)
38 %

Fatty Acids

Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.

Saturated Fat (g)
62 %

Saturated Fats

Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.

Total Carbs (g)
14 %


The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.

Sugars (g)
33 %


Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.

Protein (g)
17 %


It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.

Fibre (g)
8 %


They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.

Sodium (g)
7 %


A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily

*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.

*To calculate nutritional table data, we use software by Nutritics logo 917a1b6ba55874b5d139866e10c236ccff8cbaa226cb4c05ba54efca0b20cc63

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