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Easy Tiramisu Dessert

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  • 15 min prep time
  • 1 hr 15 min total time
  • 7 ingredients
  • 12 servings
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Looking for an Italian-inspired dessert? Then check out this coffee flavored tiramisu sprinkled with chocolate candy – a delicious treat.

Ingredients

1
package (10.75 ounces) frozen pound cake, thawed and cut into 9 slices
3/4
cup strong-brewed coffee (room temperature)
1
cup sugar
1/2
cup chocolate-flavored syrup
1
package (8 ounces) mascarpone cheese or cream cheese, softened
2
cups whipping (heavy) cream
2
bars (1.4 ounces each) chocolate-covered toffee candy, chopped

Steps

  • 1 Arrange cake slices in bottom of rectangular baking dish, 11x7x1 1/2 inches, cutting cake slices if necessary to cover bottom of dish. Drizzle coffee over cake.
  • 2 Beat sugar, chocolate syrup and mascarpone cheese in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Add whipping cream. Beat on medium speed until light and fluffy. Spread over cake. Sprinkle with candy.
  • 3 Cover and refrigerate at least 1 hour but no longer than 24 hours to set dessert and blend flavors.
  • 1 Arrange cake slices in bottom of rectangular baking dish, 11x7x1 1/2 inches, cutting cake slices if necessary to cover bottom of dish. Drizzle coffee over cake.
  • 2 Beat sugar, chocolate syrup and mascarpone cheese in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Add whipping cream. Beat on medium speed until light and fluffy. Spread over cake. Sprinkle with candy.
  • 3 Cover and refrigerate at least 1 hour but no longer than 24 hours to set dessert and blend flavors.

Expert Tips

Start a new tradition by hosting a Dessert Open House. Ask guests to bring a favorite dessert to share and make sure this tiramisu treat is on the menu! Here are a few to help you set the table and set the mood: • You may want to consider using your dining table as well as two or three smaller tables. This allows guests to gather and mingle in more than one area. • Create an atmosphere. Use lots of twinkling lights and candles. Have a warm fire in the fireplace to welcome guests. • Nuts and cheeses are perfect alongside decadent desserts. Check out your deli for cheeses such as Camembert, Liederkranz, Brie, Stilton, blue and Cheddar. Serve with platters of fresh apple and pear slices. • For coffee lovers, serve this dessert with freshly brewed Italian roast coffee and an assortment of fun coffee toppings, such as: whipped cream, eggnog, chocolate shavings, raw sugar, ground cinnamon and flavored liqueurs, such as almond, hazelnut, orange or coffee.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
430
Calories from Fat
250
% Daily Value
Total Fat
28g
Saturated Fat
16g
Cholesterol
95mg
Sodium
130mg
Total Carbohydrate
42g
Dietary Fiber
1g
Protein
4g
% Daily Value*:
Iron
6%
6%
Exchanges:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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