Lee Sweet


Wonderful recipe! This was my mother's recipe as is the photo.

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egg yolks
3/4 c
granulated sugar
16 oz
mascarpone cheese (room temp)
2 c
espresso coffe (cooled)
1/4 c
ameretto liquor (optional)
7 oz
lady finger cookies
2 tsp
cocoa powder (heaping teaspoons)

Directions Step-By-Step

- Beat egg yolks and sugar on medium speed with an electric mixer.
- After about 2 minutes, the egg and sugar mixture becomes light yellow.
- Fold in the mascarpone cheese.
- Mix coffee with liquor.
- Quickly roll each cookie in the liquid.
- Lay them on the bottom of a serving dish or if preparing individual servings,
use half cookies to start the layering process.
- Spread half of the filling mixture over the wet cookies.
- Make another layer of soaked cookies.
- Spread the rest of the filling mixture over the wet cookies.
- Place the cocoa in a sifter and generously coat the top layer with cocoa.
- Chill before serving.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Puddings, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #mascarpone, #Tiramisu