Strawberry-White Chocolate Tiramisu

Total Time
4hrs 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 4 hrs

I found this when I was looking for a nice dessert to serve company. It looks pretty and isn't that hard to put together. It is best when made the day before.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 (6 ounce) packages NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Premier White Morsels
  • 1 12 cups heavy cream or 1 12 cups whipping cream, divided
  • 1 (3 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
  • 3 (3 ounce) packages ladyfingers, split
  • 1 14 cups cooled espresso or 1 14 cups cooled strong coffee
  • 2 tablespoons brandy (optional)
  • 2 pints strawberries, sliced

Directions

  1. Melt over hot, not boiling, water the white morsels and 1/4 C heavy cream, stirring until smooth; cool completely.
  2. In a large mixer bowl, beat cream cheese until fluffy.
  3. Stir in melted white morsels mixture.
  4. In a small mixer bowl, beat remaining 1 1/4 cup heavy cream/or whipping cream until stiff peaks form; fold into cream cheese mixture.
  5. Line side of 9 x 3 inch springform pan with ladyfinger halves, cut sides in.
  6. Arrange half of remaining lady fingers on bottom of pan.
  7. In small bowl, combine coffee& brandy; brush half over ladyfingers in bottom of pan.
  8. Cover with half the cream cheese filling.
  9. Cover with 1/2 of the sliced strawberries.
  10. Repeat with ladyfingers, coffee mixture and remaining cream cheese mixture.
  11. Top with the remaining strawberries; arranged attractively on top.
  12. Cover; refrigerate until set, 4 hours or overnight.
  13. Remove side of pan before serving.
Most Helpful

Very good version of Tiamisu. I made this the night before and let it firm up in the frig and brought it to the lake the next day. I omitted the brandy and substituted rum flavored extract because 2 in my group are recovering alcoholics. The white chocolate and strawberries were a magnificent combo...this is the perfect summer dessert when you want to impress your guests!

yooper July 04, 2002

This dessert turned out delicious and was such a beautiful finish to the meal. The chocolate pairs perfectly with the strawberries, and is such a nice change of pace from the standard tiramisu! Thanks for sharing the recipe!

moxie September 25, 2003

I planned a whole dairy meal just around this recipe so we could have this for dessert! We're coming to the end of strawberry season here and I was able to find some gorgeous sweet berries, probably the last we'll have until the season starts up again in the winter. Didn't change a thing with the exception that I used white chocolate liqueur instead of the brandy for a little extra oomph! Definitely a dessert to make if you want to impress someone, even if that someone is yourself!

Mirj June 12, 2007