Olive Garden Tiramisu Dessert

Olive Garden Tiramisu Dessert

16 reviews, 3.7 star(s). 56% would make again

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1 10-inch Sponge cake; (up to 12 inch), About 3" tall
Unsweetened cocoa powder
Instant expresso
3 oz Brandy; or rum
3 oz Strong black coffee; or
1 1/2 c Superfine/powdered sugar
1 1/2 lb Cream cheese; or mascarpone, Room temperature

Original recipe makes 6



Cut across middle of sponge cake forming two layers, each about 1 1/2 inches high. Blend coffee and brandy. Sprinkle enough of mixture over bottom half of cake to flavor it strongly. Dont moisten cake too much or it may collapse on serving. Beat room-temperature cheese and 1 cup sugar until sugar is completely dissolved and cheese is light and spreadable. test for sweetness during beating, adding more sugar if needed. Spread cut surface of bottom layer with half of the cheese mixture. Replace second layer and top this with remaining cheese mixture. Sprinkle top liberally with sifted cocoa. Refrigerate cake for at least 2 hours before cutting and serving. From: Chef Terry Henderson The Olive Garden Restaurant 7700 Bathurst St., Rich, Ontario Recipe By :

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I loved it!! I have to say it's pretty time consuming, but it is so worth it i made it for my anniversary and now I will do it every year because he loves it so much
Thackstonmom 1y ago

It was really thick. Gonna look for another recipe with lighter filling. For the people saying the picture isnt sponge cake, its a picture of olive gardens tiramisu, not the homemade kind.
marvin2992 3y ago

cmv013 3y ago

Oh my
candacemarie80 3y ago

picture has lady fingers not pound cake my mom has the real great italian recipe for this
maria94 3y ago

ssproul 3y ago

It was very good! A good thing to have with coffee. Yum!
Gatorgirl0720 3y ago

This does not look like sponge cake was used, it looks like lady fingers.
Sandragmc 4y ago

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