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A Limoncello Tiramisu Recipe

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One of my favorite desserts to eat al fresco on a hot summer night…limoncello, summer heat em to all seem to go together.. besides gives me an excuse to reminisce about my time in Amalfi and the sweet ¬†lemons of Amalfi!

Limoncello Tiramisu 


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from The Basic Art of Italian Cooking:Holidays and Special Occasions-2nd edition

Place following ingredients in bowl and mix till well blended

8 ozs Mascarpone

3 tablespoons limoncello

3 egg yolks

2 tblsps powdered sugar

Bath for Ladyfingers-Mix the following and place in separate soup dish or bowl.

For the limoncello cream-6 teaspoons limoncello

peel of one lemon

juice of one lemon

3 tablespoons sugar

1 tablespoons of water

25 ladyfingers

Soak ladyfingers one at a time in the bath. Place one layer of ladyfingers in square cake pan, then top with one half of cream mixture. Repeat with ladyfingers and top with remaining cream. Place in refrigerator for 2 hours. Serve with strawberries or berries in season.

For more recipes get your copy of The Basic Art of Italian Cooking: Holidays and Special Occasions-2nd edition


Also look for the 2 newest books in ¬†The Basic Art of …series for easy,delicious recipes

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