Pumpkin Mousse
Recipe from Atkins - Phase 2

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Ingredients
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    1   tablespoon 
    plain gelatin
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    1/4  cup 
    water
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    2   teaspoons 
    pumpkin pie spice
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    15   ounces 
    unsweetened pumpkin puree
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    1 1/2  cups 
    heavy cream
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    12   
    granular sugar substitute (sucralose) packets
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    2   teaspoons 
    vanilla extract

Directions
1.
In a small bowl sprinkle gelatin over water, let sit 5 minutes until gelatin softens.
2.
Meanwhile, in a small skillet over medium heat, toast pumpkin pie spice 1 to 2 minutes until fragrant, stirring frequently. Reduce heat to low, stir in gelatin mixture and cook 1-2 minutes until gelatin melts.
3.
Remove from heat; cool to room temperature.
4.
Place pumpkin puree in a large bowl, mash with a fork to loosen.
5.
In large bowl, with an electric mixer on high, beat cream, sugar substitute, and vanilla until soft peaks form. With a rubber spatula, slowly fold in cooled gelatin mixture.
6.
In three additions, gently fold whipped cream mixture into pumpkin puree.
7.
Divide mousse into 8 dessert glasses. Chill 2 hours.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 185, Fat, total (g) 17, fiber (g) 2, pro. (g) 2, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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