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Tiramisu Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Carly Comeau

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
6 egg yolks
3/4 c white sugar
2/3 c milk
1 1/4 c heavy cream
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
1 pound mascarpone cheese
1/4 c strong brewed coffee, room temperature
2 tbsp rum
2 (3 oz) packages ladyfinger cookies
1 tbsp cocoa powder

Directions:
Directions:
In a medium saucepan, whisk together egg yolks and sugar until well blended. Whisk in milk and cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture boils. Boil gently for 1 minute, remove from heat and allow to cool slightly. Cover tightly and chill in refrigerator 1 hour.
In a medium bowl, beat cream with vanilla until stiff peaks form. Whisk mascarpone into yolk mixture until smooth.
In a small bowl, combine coffee and rum. Split ladyfingers in half lengthwise and drizzle with coffee mixture.
Arrange half of soaked ladyfingers in bottom of a 7x11 inch dish. Spread half of mascarpone mixture over ladyfingers, then half of whipped cream over that. Repeat layers and sprinkle with cocoa. Cover and refrigerate 4 to 6 hours, until set.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
12
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
5 h

 

 

 

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