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Tiramisu Dessert Recipe

Tiramisu Dessert is a popular Italian Dessert
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On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Kid friendly Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
Italian Recipe
Technique :
Bake Recipe
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Servings :
Serves 4
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  • 1 sponge cake (10 to 12 inch about 3" tall)
  • 3 ounces strong black coffee or instant espresso
  • 3 ounces brandy or rum
  • 1 1/2 pounds Cream cheese or mascarpone, room temperature
  • 1 1/2 cups - superfine/powdered Sugar
  • unsweetened cocoa powder
  • How to Make Tiramisu Dessert:

    1. Cut across middle of sponge cake forming two layers, each about 1 1/2 inches high.
    2. Blend coffee and brandy.
    3. Sprinkle enough of mixture over bottom half of cake to flavor it strongly.
    4. Don't moisten cake too much or it may collapse on serving.
    5. Beat room-temperature cheese and one cup sugar until sugar is completely dissolved and cheese is light and spreadable.
    6. Test for sweetness during beating, adding more sugar if needed.
    7. Spread cut surface of bottom layer with half of the cheese mixture.
    8. Replace second layer and top this with remaining cheese mixture.
    9. Sprinkle top liberally with sifted cocoa.
    10. Refrigerate cake for at least two hours before cutting and serving.


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