Tiramisu

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My friends think im obsessed with coffee just because i encourage everyone i meet to drink coffee haha:)

Of course its a bit of an exaggeration but who doesn’t love the smell and taste of coffee, my favourite is small cups of espresso which just boosts all my energy upon smelling it:p

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Okay enough chit chat about coffee and lets get back to the tiramisu

An incredibly delicious italian dessert with shots of espresso and finger biscuits, Tiramisu is definitely one of my favourite top 10 desserts of all time.

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Usually raw eggs is used to make tiramisu but it is being substituted with yummy custard in this recipe.

Tiramisu is made with normal coffee but to enhance the coffee flavour i prefer to make tiramisu with espresso, i think you may understand why…:)DSCN1200

Lets get on to the recipe now

Tiramisu

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups espresso
  • 2 tbsp sugar
  • 1-2 packs of finger biscuits
  • 1 tub (250g) Mascapone cheese
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 250ml Whipped Cream
  • 2-3 tbsp cooked custard

Method:

  1. Mix the espresso with the sugar in a medium sized dish
  2. Dip the biscuits one at a time making sure that the coffee is well absorbed
  3. Transfer the finger biscuits into a a large dish
  4. fill the dish with one layer of the dipped biscuits
  5. In a mixer whip the cream until thick
  6. Transfer the whipped cream to a large bowl
  7. Next beat the mascapone cheese and the sugar together
  8. Add the custard to the bowl followed by the whipped cream and mix until incorporated
  9. next spread a layer of this mixture on top of the biscuits in the dish
  10. complete another layer of the biscuits on top of the cream mixture
  11. Next spread another layer of the cream mixture
  12. Finally sift some cocoa powder on top of the tiramisu

Enjoy:)

– The Cake Architect

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12 thoughts on “Tiramisu

    1. Who doesn’t love tiramisu :p let me know how the tiramisu turns out! 🙂
      As for the font, i don’t change the size but you can definitely change the size when typing up a post in the drafts folder, Hope that helped 🙂 x

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