Our take on the classic Italian dessert Tiramisu has all the indulgence you would expect, with 2/3's less of the carbs than the traditional version.
By Anna Hopkins Dessert
- Prep 30 MINS
- Cook 15 MINS
- Yields 16
1 pack of Simply Low Carb Vanilla Cupcake Mix
1 cup (250ml) of milk of choice – we used unsweetened almond
⅓ cup (70g) melted butter
Coffee mix (have prepared)
250ml of prepared black coffee (instant, machine or plunger)
¾ cup of coffee liqueur – we used Kahlua – but you can choose liquor of choice.
250g mascarpone cheese
Teaspoon vanilla essence
Low Carb Vanilla Cupcake Mix (220g)AUD$ 9.95
1Prepare 1 batch low carb cupcake mix according to directions on pack.
2Let the mix sit for 10 minutes to thicken before spooning onto a lined biscuit tray.
3Use the back of a spoon to form your biscuit fingers.
4Bake for 10-12 minutes or until golden. (allow to cool)
For the cream mix
1Whip together 600ml cream with 250g mascarpone, add the vanilla and 2T Natvia or sweetener of choice.
1Prepare 1 large mug of strong black coffee – either from a plunger, percolator or even instant. Combine this with 3/4 cup Kahlua or liquor of choice
2On a plate or large tray soak the fingers in this coffee/liqueur mix.
4Using a 2L glass dish – layer the soaked fingers, with the cream mix ( we did 3 layers.)
5You can sprinkle some extra instant coffee in for a super coffee hit!
6Sprinkle with grated dark chocolate on top
7Refrigerate at least 3 hours, if not overnight.