Cafe Sicilia's Mixed Berries & Orange Mascarpone Cream
Aug 01, 2017 05:54PM ● Published by Melanie Heisinger
Mixed Berries and Orange Mascarpone Cream
Macerated Berries3 cups mixed berries of your choice
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
3 tablespoons Grand Marnier liqueur
2 tablespoons freshly squeezed orange juice
1 tablespoon sugar
Combine all the ingredients except the berries. Stir well. Add the berries and stir gently. Cover and refrigerate at least 2 hours.
Orange Mascarpone Cream
Ingredients5 oz mascarpone cheese, chilled
1 cup heavy cream, chilled
2 teaspoons finely grated orange zest
2 teaspoons freshly squeezed orange juice
2 teaspoons Grand Marnier liqueur
1/2 teaspoon vanilla essence
1 tablespoon sugar (or more to taste)
MethodCombine mascarpone and cream in the bowl of an electric mixer. Beat until traces of the whisk are visible. Add remaining ingredients and whisk until soft peaks form. The mascarpone cream may be refrigerated for up to four hours.
To Serve:Place a big spoon full of the mascarpone in a martini glass. Top with berries and some of the berry juice. Top with more mascarpone cream.
Decorate as desired.