Cookbook:Creamy Mascarpone Dessert

Creamy Mascarpone Dessert
CategoryDessert recipes

Cookbook | Recipes | Ingredients | Equipment | Techniques | Cookbook Disambiguation Pages | Recipes

In Italy they will just mix creamy light cheeses like mascarpone with just a bare bit of sugar, egg yolk custard, sweet spices, citrus zest, and chocolate. If you have ever tried one of these cheese desserts, you'll know that they're very good.





Cream mixture

  1. Whisk yolks and sugar in a stainless steel bowl until light and creamy.
  2. Place the bowl on top of a pot of 1 inch simmering water to create a double boiler.
  3. Whisk yolks non-stop, until warmed, thickened, and falling off the whisk in ribbons. Set aside until needed.
  4. Fold together egg yolks, mascarpone, cream, and vanilla.


  1. Pour a small amount of chocolate syrup into the bottom of a glass dish.
  2. Fill with cheese mixture.
  3. Top with crushed cookies and chocolate curls. Refrigerate before serving.
  4. Place a serving portion into each plate. Smooth out into a small rectangle.
  5. Place a dollop of whipped cream on top, and dust the whole thing with cocoa powder.