| |

Strawberry Tiramisu

Strawberry Tiramisu Cake

Hello everyone and welcome to the Ultimate Recipe Challenge! This month's challenge is STRAWBERRIES! For my recipe I chose Fresh Strawberry Tiramisu Cake.  Ultimate Recipe Challenge Strawberry HeaderI remember when Tiramisu was all the rage.  I wondered what it was but never tried it...until about a year ago and once I had it I was hooked!

Easy to make Strawberry Tiramisu Cake from cupcakesandcrinoline.comEven though I really enjoy the original version I'm always looking for something a bit different and that's when I stumbled upon this....Strawberry Tiramisu.  It's so fresh and delicious yet just the slightest bit decadent - everything I love in a dessert! 

Strawberry Tiramisu

Ingredients:

¼ cup whipping cream

6 ounces cream cheese

1 tablespoon sugar

½ teaspoon vanilla extract

1 cup fresh strawberries

1 tablespoon honey

1 tablespoon lemon juice

4 pre-made shortcakes 

¼ cup apple or other fruit juice

Directions:

Whip cream until stiff peaks form.

Cream cheese with sugar and vanilla in a mixing bowlStir the sugar and vanilla into the softened cream cheese until well incorporated.

Wash the strawberries, remove the stems.  Chop up approximately 4 tablespoons of the strawberries and cut remaining strawberries into quarters. Chopped strawberries gently mixed into cream cheese mixtureMix the four tablespoons of chopped strawberries into the cream cheese mixture.  

Gently fold the above into the whipped cream.

strawberry tiramisuimg_1550

strawberry tiramisuimg_1551

strawberry tiramisuimg_1552Combine the quartered strawberries with the lemon juice and honey.

strawberry tiramisuimg_1554Soak the pre-made shortcakes with the fruit juice for approximately 10 to 15 minutes.strawberry tiramisuimg_1555

strawberry tiramisuimg_1566Arrange the strawberry tiramisu on top of the shortcakes and top with the cream cheese strawberry mixture.strawberry tiramisuimg_1559Serves 4 - Enjoy!

strawberry tiramisuimg_1568

For more Strawberry inspiration be sure to scroll to the bottom of the post and check out all of the other delicious recipes - you'll be hooked!

If you'd like a printer-friendly version of this recipe (no pictures!) click here or the link below.

Click here for the printable recipe

hugs, mb new logo March 2016

Ultimate Recipe Challenge Strawberry collage

[inlinkz_linkup id=646771 mode=1]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

8 Comments

  1. My husband love tiramisu but I'm not a fan, however this one I can get behind. I especially like that you used the cups from the store because that makes it simple and is a great way to portion control dessert.

    1. Mary Beth says:

      Thanks so much, Patti!

  2. Yvonne @ StoneGable says:

    Oh YUM! Mary Beth! I love easy to make and so so delicious recipes. I'll give this a try. Raspberries are coming in season here, so I think I'll give this recipe a try with raspberries and maybe peaches.
    So nice to see you on my blog. xo

    1. Mary Beth says:

      This would be delicious with raspberry and peaches! Thank you so much for stopping by, Yvonne - I truly appreciate it. xo, mb

  3. julie nichols says:

    Tiramisu was always a favorite of my Dad's. It was always around during Christmas. I like your version of using the individual cups. Looks so delicious.!
    Julie @ Love My Simple Home

    1. Mary Beth says:

      Thank you so much, Julie!

  4. My hubby loves tiramisu. I am excited to make this for him. Maybe even this weekend. Thanks so much for the recipe.

    1. Mary Beth says:

      If you had a chance to make it I hope your husband enjoyed it! Thanks SO much for stopping by xo