Easy Tiramisu

Easy Tiramisu

Get all the delicious flavors of traditional tiramisu made more easily with an easy poke technique and cake mix.

Prep Time

25

Minutes

Total Time

2:10

Hrs:Mins

Makes

15

servings

Cake
1
box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® white cake mix
1
cup water
1/3
cup vegetable oil
1/4
cup brandy
3
egg whites
Espresso Syrup
1/4
cup instant espresso coffee granules
1/2
cup boiling water
2
tablespoons corn syrup
Topping
1
package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
1/2
cup powdered sugar
2
cups whipping cream
1
tablespoon unsweetened baking cocoa, if desired
  1. Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pan). Grease bottom only of 13x9-inch pan. In large bowl, beat cake ingredients with electric mixer on low speed 30 seconds, then on medium speed 2 minutes, scraping bowl occasionally. Pour into pan.
  2. Bake as directed on box for 13x9-inch pan. Cool 15 minutes.
  3. In small bowl, mix espresso granules and 1/2 cup boiling water. Stir in corn syrup. Pierce top of cake every 1/2 inch with long-tined fork. Brush top of cake with espresso syrup. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  4. In medium bowl, beat cream cheese and powdered sugar with electric mixer on low speed until mixed. Beat on high speed until smooth. Gradually beat in whipping cream, beating on high speed about 2 minutes or until stiff peaks form. Spread cream mixture over top of cake; sprinkle with cocoa. Store covered in refrigerator.
Makes 15 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Substitution
Instead of brandy, you can use 1 1/2 teaspoons of brandy extract plus 1/4 cup water.
Success
Keep the topping smooth and creamy by adding the whipping cream gradually to the cream cheese mixture.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 150
    • (Calories from Fat 40),
  • Total Fat 4 1/2g
    • (Saturated Fat 2g,
    • Trans Fat 1g),
  • Cholesterol 10mg;
  • Sodium 150mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 27g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 19g),
  • Protein 1g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 0 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 2 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.