ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The Classic Tiramisu Recipe

Updated on January 6, 2016

A Take Home Dessert Recipe for the Whole Family

The Classic Tiramisu Recipe

Are you looking for something delightfully sweet without the hassle of baking and waiting? Here comes a classic Tiramisu dessert recipe that will surely love by your family for especially occasions or just to satisfy your sweet craving. What are you waiting for? Try not to miss this delectable recipe dessert!

Photo Courtesy of shirley77

Ingredients for The Classic Tiramisu Recipe

7 egg yolks

2 whole eggs

1 cup sugar

500 gram packs mascarpone cheese

8 egg whites

1/2 cup sugar

1 cup whipped cream

1/4 cup rum (or Guindia)

1 cup strong freshly brewed coffee

2 packs Balocco Savoiardi lady fingers

bittersweet cocoa powder

Directions for The Classic Tiramisu Recipe are below!

Cooking Tips:

No need for fancy tools! Just use your ever dandy handy strainer to dust cocoa.

Procedure for The Classic Tiramisu Recipe

1. Beat 7 egg yolks and 2 whole eggs with a mixer. Add 1 cup of sugar and beat until light in color. Whisk in 2 500-gram packs mascarpone cheese by hand using a wire whisk. Set aside.

2. In another bowl, beat 8 egg whites until frothy. Gradually add 1/2 cup sugar and beat until stiff.

3. Fold in 1 cup whipped cream if you would like a lighter mixture.

4. Mix 1/4 cup rum or Guindia and 1 cup strong freshly brewed coffee together in a small bowl.

5. Line the bottom of a rectangular baking dish with 2 packs Balocco Savoiardi lady fingers, sugared side up, then using a pastry brush, apply coffee mixture twice.

6. Spread a third of the mascarpone mixture on top of the lady fingers then top with another layer of lady fingers.

7. Repeat the process until you have done 3 layers, ending with the mascarpone mixture. Refrigerate for at least 4 hours and dust generously with bittersweet cocoa powder on top before serving.

How To Make Tiramisu Cooking Video

How to Make a Light Tiramisu Cake

For Chocolate Lovers: From Truffles to Tiramisu (The Small Book of Good Taste Series)

Product Description

A sumptuous selection of 30 chocolaty delights, from cakes, éclairs, and mousses to rich and indulgent ice cream. Here is a mouthwatering collection of recipes devoted to all things chocolate-treats like Chocolate-Almond Mousse, White Chocolate Fondue, Chocolate Cheesecake, Marbled Crisp Cake, and Chocolate Fudge Ice Cream. The book includes an array of sauces and drinks, and there are lots of helpful tips on cooking with chocolate, including cutting, grating, melting, and tempering, as well as controlling its temperature and storing it.

Footed Cake Plate with Dome Cover!

Product Description

Beautifully crafted glassware designed in Italy. Dishwasher safe yet beautiful enough for all of your entertainment needs, our stemware, tumblers and serve ware allow you to experience fine Italian glassware while meeting the demands of your everyday life.

Luigi Bormioli Michelangelo Masterpiece Footed Cake Plate with Dome Cover
Luigi Bormioli Michelangelo Masterpiece Footed Cake Plate with Dome Cover

Product Features

# Practical yet elegant

# Designed In Italy

# Lead Free

# Safe in the dishwasher for easy cleanup

 

Casts your votes here...

How do you want your Tiramisu taste like?

See results

Tiramisu Recipe Links

Learn more additional web recipe links, resources, facts and related story about Tiramisu.

Classic Tiramisu Recipe Guestbook

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • GramaBarb profile image

      GramaBarb 

      5 years ago from Vancouver

      One of my favourite desserts!

    • profile image

      Terrie_Schultz 

      5 years ago

      I love tiramisu! I never thought about trying to make it myself, but this doesn't look too difficult. Thanks for posting!

    • MikeRobbers LM profile image

      MikeRobbers LM 

      5 years ago

      This recipe looks delicious. I have loved tiramisu since I tried it in college. I'm going to pin this and try it. thanks :)

    • destination lm profile image

      destination lm 

      7 years ago

      hi, grazie for the nice lens. In Rome there is a place really famous for tiramisu. They are even doing it at the stroberry or ananas taste!! I just love it. In Bologna they don't use buisquits (savoiardi), just the mascarpone, eggs and choccolate on the top of it, served in a cup. Tiramisu is always amazing, an ultimate culinary experience. Pure art. Thank you so much for remind that !!! Ciao, Andrea

    • profile image

      blanckj 

      7 years ago

      Thank you so much for sharing one of my favorite desserts.

    • Jen Maskill profile image

      Jen Maskill 

      7 years ago

      I LOVE LOVE LOVE Tiramisu. Thank you I am going to attempt to make my own now :)

    • profile image

      teatree 

      7 years ago

      I didn't know tiramisu was that straightforward to make! I might give it a try.

    • theconditionpod profile image

      theconditionpod 

      7 years ago

      Mouth watering

    • ajgodinho profile image

      Anthony Godinho 

      8 years ago from Ontario, Canada

      Tiramisu is delicious and I like it much ~ you did a yummy job with this lens! **Blessed by a Squid-Angel**

    • SciTechEditorDave profile image

      David Gardner 

      9 years ago from San Francisco Bay Area, California

      Arrgh! Making me hungry... need something for dessert! Fav 5*

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)