Tiramisu Cake

1
Daune (pronounced "Dawn") Browne

By
@vavavoom

Can be completed up to 1 day ahead. Refrigerate covered.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
16
Prep:
30 Min

Ingredients

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1 box
devil's food cake mix, prepared as directed, substituting coffee for water
1/2 c
plus 2 tablespoons freshly made expresso or strong coffee
2 Tbsp
coffee-flavored liqueur (e.g. kahlua)
2
8-oz tubs of mascarpone cheese
1 c
heavy (whipping) cream
1/3 c
sugar
garnish: unsweenened cocoa powder and optional coffee beans

How to Make Tiramisu Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Heat oven to 350 degrees. Line a 13x9-in baking pan with foil, letting foil extend about 2 inches above the pan at both ends. Coat foil with nonstick spray.
  • 2Spread cake batter in prepared pan. Bake as box directs. Cool completely in pan on a wire rack. Holding he foil ends, lift from the pan. Trim rounded top off cake with a long serrated knife until flat. Holding foil ends. lift cake and return cake to pan.
  • 3Mix 1/4 cup of expresso and the liqueur in a small bowl until blended. Brush over top of the cake.
  • 4Stir mascarpone and remaining expresso in a large bowl until blended. Beat cream and sugar in a medium bowl on high speed until soft peaks form when beaters are lifted. Fold into cheese mixture until smooth. Spread over cake, adding swirls with the back of a spoon.
  • 5Lightly dust cake with cocoa stirred through a strainer. Cut into squares; cut squares diagonally in half. Garnish with coffee beans, if desired.

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Course/Dish: Cakes




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