Amaretti Tiramisu

420 mins (prep 25)
7 ingredients
makes 6 servings
We use amaretti crumbs to line the pan of this Ricotta Cheesecake . In a twist on classic tiramisu, the leftover almond-flavored macaroons assume a more prominent role: Layered with an airy mascarpone mousse, they take the place of the traditional ladyfingers.

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  • 3 large eggs, separated
  • 5 tablespoons sugar, divided
  • 1/2 pound mascarpone (about 1 cup) at room temperature
  • pinch of salt
  • 1/2 cup chilled heavy cream
  • 1 cup brewed espresso or very strong brewed coffee, cooled to room temperature
  • 5 ounces amaretti (crisp italian macaroons; 30 to 40, depending on size)


Serving Size (51.04 g)
Servings 6
Amount per Serving
Calories 181.89 Calories from Fat 9.18
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 1.02g 9.42%
Saturated Fat 0.26g 7.9%
Trans Fat 0.04g %
Cholesterol 0.38mg 0.76%
Sodium 791.28mg 197.82%
Total Carbohydrate 38.88g 77.76%
Dietary Fiber 0.98 g 23.59%
Sugars 14.83 g %
Protein 4.74g 56.84%
Vitamin A 47.63IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 20.91mg% Iron 1.19mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
large eggs, pinch of salt, chilled heavy cream, or, strong brewed coffee