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#1 Lucrezia Borgia

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:01 PM

Sorry I realise the title is misleading.....I don't have any tiramisu to share....sorry sad.gif... But would any one care to share their tiramisu recipe with me...? I don't mind booze soaked...! And I have an espresso machine if coffee is required...? Thanks!

Edited by Lucretia Borgia, 03 December 2012 - 06:15 PM.

#2 liveworkplay

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:14 PM

Ok, this is Mamma Maria's famous Tiramisu. I worked with a lovely  Italian girl who would bring it to work whenever cake was necessary. Her Nona would make up a double batch for us. I have made it for the last 15 years and always get comments on how amazing it is. Enjoy!

1 packet Saviardi
250g Mascapone cheese
3 large eggs
3 heaped Tbs castor sugar
1/2c Masala (ouvo)
1/2c espresso coffee cold

Separate eggs and whisk whites until firm
In a separate bowl whisk egg yolks, cheese and sugar until light and creamy.
Whisk in a good Italian slug of Masala
Gently fold 1/2 egg whites to soften mixture, fold in the rest.
Mix Masala and coffee together and dunk (don't drench) saviardi biscuits.
Spoon egg/cheese mix over layers of biscuits and repeat, finishing with the egg/cheese mix
Dust with cocoa.

Best eaten the next day

Edited by liveworkplay, 03 December 2012 - 06:15 PM.

#3 Luvmy4

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:22 PM

Now I want Tiramisu cry1.gif

#4 Lucrezia Borgia

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:24 PM

Thanks liveworkplay! Salivating as I type...that sounds delicious..

Sorry luvmy4.....!

#5 Ice Queen

Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:11 PM

OMG I love Tiramisu.  I know, not helpful to the post but i just LOVE the stuff.  My DH has a friend who has married an Italian and everytime we catch up for dinner/lunch/BBQ we all bring a course each and she will ask 'what should I bring'......everyone answers unanimously 'TIRAMISU''.  She makes the best.  It is so soggy, sweet and yummy.

Oh and I have a 'Tiramisu in Rome' story too....another day.  I am starting to salivate just thinking about it.

#6 Riotproof

Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:17 PM

You will not regret it. http://www.food.com/recipe/tiramisu-84612

#7 Lucrezia Borgia

Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:18 PM

QUOTE (Riotproof @ 03/12/2012, 08:17 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>

Thank you...now I have two recipes, I feel obliged to try them both out...!

#8 blenheim

Posted 05 December 2012 - 08:06 AM

I use Gordon Ramsey's tiramisu recipe (no raw eggs) - it's delicious - just google original.gif

#9 zogee

Posted 05 December 2012 - 05:04 PM

food safari on SBS's website has a great authentic recipe too. Try googling that.

#10 Eirinn

Posted 05 December 2012 - 06:10 PM

I use this one:


Everyone always requests the recipe!

#11 Lucrezia Borgia

Posted 05 December 2012 - 07:27 PM

Hey thanks everyone! I now have six recipes to try! Can one ever grow tired of tiramisu ...? I think not!

#12 Alacritous~Andy

Posted 06 December 2012 - 11:43 AM

I make a low(er) fat recipe with extra light philly, vanilla fruche, and extra light sour cream.  A bit more forgiving than cream or marscapone.  

So you can eat twice as much!

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