4 tiramisu truffles in a white bowl
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No Bake Tiramisu Truffles

No Bake Tiramisu Truffles made with lady fingers, mascarpone, coffee and cream, then dipped in melted milk or dark chocolate.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Desserts
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 12 truffles
Calories: 145kcal
Author: Rosemary Molloy / An Italian in my Kitchen

Ingredients

TIRAMISU DOUGH

  • 12 savoiardi cookies (lady fingers) (crushed)
  • 1/2 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/4 cup + 3 tablespoons mascarpone (remove 30 minutes from the fridge before using)
  • 1 tablespoon cream (whole or whipping)
  • 1 1/2 - 2 tablespoons strong coffee

DIPPING

  • 3 ounces dark chocolate (good quality)
  • 3 ounces milk chocolate (good quality)
  • cocoa for sprinkling
  • chocolate curls for decorating

Instructions

TIRAMISU DOUGH

  • In a food processor add the Savoiardi Cookies and the sugar and pulse until completely crushed, then add the mascarpone and the cream, combine. Then add the coffee a little at a time and combine (start with 1 tablespoon if the dough sticks then leave at that).  The dough will be thick. 
  • Place the dough in a glass bowl, cover with plastic and refrigerate 3-4 hours.
  • Remove from the fridge and roll the dough into golf ball size balls (or slightly smaller if desired).  Freeze for approximately 15-20 minutes.
  • While they are in the freezer, melt the chocolate, place half the chocolate in a bowl over a pot of boiling water, stir until melted, remove from heat then add the remaining chocolate stirring until smooth, let cool slightly.
  • Remove from the freezer, place a toothpick in every ball and dip into the melted chocolate, place on a parchment paper lined cookie sheet with the toothpick still attached. 
  • While the chocolate is still wet, add chocolate curls.  Let harden.  Then dust with cocoa.  Enjoy!
  • **my house is quite cool so they became firm without the need of refrigeration.

Nutrition

Calories: 145kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 30mg | Sodium: 21mg | Potassium: 83mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 145IU | Calcium: 19mg | Iron: 1.4mg