Tiramisu For Espresso Lovers

Tiramisu, The Ultimate Espresso Dessert

The premier dessert for coffee houses is tiramisu. There are several different recipes available on Tiramisu – Heaven in your Mouth. I’ve taken the best elements of several recipes and tailored my own recipe especially for espresso lovers.

Ingredients: (Makes enough for 12 people)

  • 12 shots of espresso
  • 5 shots of Chocolate liqueur (ex: Godiva brand)
  • 1/2 shot of Rum
  • 2 shots of coffee liqueur (ex: Kahlua brand)
  • 3 tablespoons of sugar
  • 6 eggs
  • 48 ladyfingers (usually 2 packages)
  • 16 oz. of mascarpone cheese (usually 2 packages)
  • 6 oz powdered chocolate
  • 1/2 cup of bittersweet chocolate chips
  • 2 tablespoons of milk
  • Whipped cream in a can for garnish

Step-by-step, with pictures:

Make the Liquid Mixture:

Pull the shots of coffee, add the rum, coffee liqueur and 3 shots of the chocolate liqueur. Save 2 shots of the chocolate liqueur for later. Set the liquids over to the side.