All the delicious flavors of pumpkin pie and cheesecake whipped into a perfectly rich and creamy Keto dessert. It’s easy to make can be ready in minutes!
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Looking for a quick and easy Keto dessert to make? This one will fit the bill. Though some people say pumpkin is only for the holidays, this Pumpkin Cheesecake mousse is amazing all year round.
And the best part about Keto cheesecake mousse is, there’s no baking involved and only takes 5 minutes to put together. It’s truly the perfect last minute dessert.
If you have pumpkin puree left over don’t let it go to waste. Use leftovers to makes the these light and fluffy Pumpkin Cupcakes recipe.
You can even freeze left over pumpkin puree in an ice tray, covered tightly, and thaw out the portion size you need.
What’s in Pumpkin Cheesecake Keto Mousse
- Cream cheese
- Pumpkin puree
- Mascarpone cheese
- Swerve confectioners
- Heavy cream
- Pumpkin Pie Spice
- Pure maple extract
- Pure vanilla extract
- Optional: Roasted pecans
How to Make Keto Pumpkin Cheesecake Mousse
Add all of the ingredients except for the pecans and heavy cream into the bowl of a food processor and mix.
Scrape down the sides and continue mixing.
Add in the heavy cream and mix until well combined.
Spoon the mixture into a piping bag and pipe out portions in small dessert dish.
Top a dusting of ground cinnamon and whip cream and serve.
Is Pumpkin Keto?
You bet it! Pumpkin is easily incorporated into any low-carb diet. But like with any fruit or vegetable, portion control is important. The good news is most recipes only call for about ½ cup of pumpkin for the entire recipe.
Pumpkin is also very nutritious. On top of being high in vitamins and minerals it’s considerably low in calories. It’s a great source of beta-carotene. To read all about the health benefits of pumpkin, check out this article.
Can You Freeze Pumpkin Cheesecake Mousse?
You sure can! The only word of caution about freezing mousse is not to rush thawing it out. Allow it to slowly thaw in the fridge. If you just can’t wait for it to thaw, you can always enjoy this as a low carb frozen treat!
Substitutions for Pumpkin Keto Mousse
The pecans are optional but highly recommended. You could substitute with walnuts if you’d like, but the nuts add such a great contrast in texture!
For a little extra decadence, you can make Keto candied pecans and crumble on top!
If you don’t have Mascarpone cheese, you can substitute with more cream cheese. It will still taste amazing and will have the exact same texture and creaminess. Just be sure to adjust your macros, since cream cheese has slightly more carbs.
Needing serving suggestions? That’s another wonderful thing about serving mousse as a Keto dessert. You can serve it in individual dessert cups or pretty martini glasses. Or if you’re needing it for a covered dish gathering, serve it family style in a larger bowl. Regardless of how you serve it, it will please a crowd!
More Keto Pumpkin Recipes
- Pumpkin Coffee Cake
- Pumpkin Donuts with Maple Cream Cheese Glaze
- Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cheesecake Frosting
- Pumpkin Spice Bulletproof Coffee
- Fluffy Pumpkin Pancakes
- Pumpkin Vanilla Swirl Cheesecake Bars
- Pumpkin Pie Fat Bombs
More Keto Cheesecake Recipes
- Salted Caramel Cheesecake Bars
- Mini Cheesecakes with Raspberry Sauce
- Vanilla and Chocolate Swirl Cheesecake Bars
- Cheesecake with Strawberry Sauce
- Strawberry Cheesecake Popsicles
- Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars
- Cheesecake Fat Bombs
- Blackberry Cheesecake Bars
If you’d like to know more about baking on Keto, this article, Keto Baking Made Easy, is loaded with tips and info that you’ll find helpful. You might also check out my Keto Sweet Treats eBook that has 50 amazing Keto dessert recipes, all with color pics, macros and more! I’m offering it at 50% off when you subscribe to my free weekly emails here.
Easy Pumpkin Cheesecake Mousse – Keto/Low Carb
- Add all of the ingredients except for the pecans and heavy cream into the bowl of a food processor and mix. Scrape down the sides and continue mixing. Add in the heavy cream and mix until well combined.
- Spoon the mixture into a piping bag and pipe out portions in small dessert dish. Top with the chopped pecans and serve.