Authentic Italian Tiramisu

Tiramisu (tih-ruh-mee-SOO) – The Italian translation for tiramisu is “carry me up.”  Also known as Tuscan Trifle.  Tradition tiramisu is a pudding-like dessert that usually consists of sponge cake or ladyfingers dipped in a liqueur, then layered with grated chocolate and rich custard.  Tiramisu was originally made as a loose custard.  It is only in recent years that using mascarpone cheese has come into fashion.


100 g  Savoiardi Ladyfingers.
300 g mascarpone cheese
80 g of  Caster sugar
200 ml of coffee (better if espresso)
2 tablespoons of rum or MARSALA 
20 g unsweetened cocoa powder
150 g whipped cream 

Soak ladyfingers in your coffee and marsala mix 
mix sugar mascarpone and whipped cream together in a bowl 
Layer in a tray the ladyfingers and your cream cheese mix 
Top it with a dusting of cocoa powder 
Let is set in the fridge for 3-4 hours 

and your tiramisu is ready! Buon Appetito ! 

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