tiramisu


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tir·a·mi·su

 (tîr′ə-mē′so͞o, -mē-so͞o′)
n.
A dessert of sponge cake infused with a liquid such as coffee or rum, layered with mascarpone cheese, and topped with cocoa or grated chocolate.

[Italian tira mi sù, pick me up : tira, pick, imperative of tirare, to pick, draw + mi, me + su, up.]

tiramisu

(ˌtiːrəmiːˈsuː)
n
(Cookery) an Italian dessert made with sponge soaked in coffee and Marsala, topped with soft cheese and powdered chocolate
[C20: from Italian tira! pull! + mi me + su up]

ti•ra•mi•su

or ti•ra•mi•sù

(ˌtɪr əˈmi su, -miˈsu)
n.
an Italian dessert with coffee- and liquor-soaked layers of sponge cake alternating with mascarpone cheese and chocolate.
[1980–85; < Italian tiramisù=tira + mi + pick me up]
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Noun1.tiramisu - an Italian dessert consisting of layers of sponge cake soaked with coffee and brandy or liqueur layered with mascarpone cheese and topped with grated chocolate
afters, dessert, sweet - a dish served as the last course of a meal
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This summer, Regent Taipei, inspired by the world-renowned bubbles in bubble milk teas, presents the Regent Bubble Festival from 7/18 to 8/31 at azie, Regent Gift Shop, Gallery, Silks House, Secret Garden and Silks Palace; bubbles are infused into a multitude of snacks including croissant, chiffon cake, tiramisu, calzone, egg tart, charcoal custard bun etc.
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LIMONCELLO TIRAMISU WITH MASCARPONE, CHERRIES AND WHITE CHOCOLATE INGREDIENTS: (Serves 8) 2 oranges 200ml limoncello 4tbsp runny honey 200g sponge fingers 200ml good espresso (cold) 250g mascarpone cheese 250g natural yoghurt 1tsp vanilla bean paste 250g ripe cherries Extra virgin olive oil 100g white chocolate METHOD: 1.
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PS1.99 for 6, available nationwide Fans of the Italian dessert Tiramisu will love the ice cream version in Marks and Spencer's new Spirit of Summer collection, made with Marsala wine swirled with coffee sauce, chocolate and sponge cake pieces.
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2 Dip the biscuits briefly in the coffee, then arrange them in a large round serving dish (the original shape of the genuine tiramisu) or a stainless steel ring.