Authentic Tiramisu: Italian Indulgence

Authentic Tiramisu: Italian Indulgence

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  • 1 cup mascarpone cheese
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 3 egg yolks
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 cup brewed espresso, cooled
  • 1/4 cup coffee liqueur (optional)
  • 1 package ladyfinger cookies
  • Unsweetened cocoa powder, for dusting
  • Dark chocolate shavings, for garnish


  1. In a mixing bowl, whisk together the mascarpone cheese and 1/4 cup of sugar until smooth.
  2. In another bowl, whip the egg yolks with the remaining sugar until pale and fluffy.
  3. Beat the heavy cream until stiff peaks form.
  4. Gently fold the mascarpone mixture into the whipped cream.
  5. Combine the brewed espresso and coffee liqueur in a shallow dish.
  6. Quickly dip each ladyfinger into the coffee mixture, making sure not to soak them.
  7. Arrange a layer of soaked ladyfingers in the bottom of a serving dish.
  8. Spread half of the mascarpone mixture over the ladyfingers.
  9. Repeat with another layer of soaked ladyfingers and the remaining mascarpone mixture.
  10. Cover and refrigerate for at least 4 hours or overnight.
  11. Before serving, dust the top with unsweetened cocoa powder and garnish with chocolate shavings.

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Yield: 8 servings

Indulge in the rich and creamy flavors of authentic Italian Tiramisu. This classic dessert is the perfect combination of espresso-soaked ladyfingers and a luscious mascarpone cheese mixture, dusted with cocoa powder and garnished with chocolate shavings.

Nutrition Information: (per serving) Calories: 320, Fat: 22g, Carbohydrates: 24g, Protein: 5g

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