Snickers Mousse Cake | Chocolate Caramel Peanut Mousse Cake



Being inspired by the amazing Snickers bars, I’ve come out with a decadent and elegant dessert, perfect for the upcoming holidays or for any other occasion all year round. This amazing Snickers Mousse Cake (Chocolate Caramel Peanut Mousse Cake) is made of a chocolate peanut sponge cake at the bottom topped with an irresistible gooey salted caramel and peanut layer, covered in a silky flavorful peanut butter and cream cheese mousse and chocolate glaze. Can it get any better than this? Not to mention is gluten free as well.
0:00 - Intro
1:40 - Chocolate Peanut Sponge Cake
3:22 - Salted Caramel Peanut Layer
5:26 - Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Mousse
7:22 - Assemble the cake
8:48 - Chocolate Glaze
10:58 - decorate the cake
11:23 - Enjoying the results!
Makes about 12-14 servings
Chocolate Peanut Sponge Cake
2 eggs, separated
1/4 tsp (1g) salt
1/3 cup (70g) sugar
2/3 cup (70g) ground toasted unsalted peanuts
1/4 cup (30g) unsweetened cocoa powder
Caramel Peanut Layer
1 cup (200g) sugar
3 tbsp (45ml) water
3.5 oz (100g) whipping cream
4 tbsp (60g) unsalted butter
1 tsp (5g) salt
1 tsp (5g) vanilla extract
1/2 tbsp (5g) gelatin powder
2 tbsp (30ml) water, for dissolving the gelatin
1 cup (100g) unsalted peanuts, toasted
Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Mousse
1 1/4 cup (300g) cream cheese
1/2 cup (120g) creamy peanut butter, room temperature
1/2 cup (60g) powdered sugar
1 tsp (5g) vanilla extract
2 1/2 tsp (8g) gelatin powder
3 tbsp (45ml) water
1 1/4 cup (300g) whipping cream (35% fat), chilled
Chocolate Glaze
6 oz (180g) semisweet chocolate
3/4 cup (180g) whipping cream
2 1/2 tbsp (37ml) milk
2 1/2 tbsp (37g) unsalted butter, at room temperature
For decorating
3 tbsp (45g) creamy peanut butter
chopped peanuts
peanut halves