Marsala and Mascarpone Mousse with Pound Cake and Berries Recipe

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Marsala and Mascarpone Mousse with Pound Cake and Berries
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  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup plus 3 tbsp imported sweet marsala
  • 1 cup (8 oz) mascarpone cheese
  • 1/4 tsp cinnamon
  • 24 4 x1/2x1/4-inch strips purchased lb cake
  • 2 1/2- pint containers raspberries


  1. Whisk sugar, 1/3 cup Marsala, and egg yolks to blend in large metal bowl. Set over pan of barely simmering water (do not allow bowl to touch water); whisk constantly until mixture thickens and thermometer registers 160°F, about 6 minutes. Place bowl over large bowl filled with ice; continue whisking until zabaglione cools, about 3 minutes.
  2. Whisk mascarpone to loosen in another large bowl; in 3 additions, foldin zabaglione. Whip cream, vanilla, and cinnamon in small bowl until soft peaks form; fold into zabaglione.
  3. Sprinkle pound cake strips with remaining 3 tablespoons Marsala. Arrange 4 strips in each of 6 goblets. Sprinkle a few raspberries over; top with 1/2 cup mousse. Sprinkle remaining raspberries over. Cover; chill 1 hour or overnight.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 128.57 Kcal (538 kJ)
Calories from fat 67.34 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7.48g 12%
Cholesterol 99.04mg 33%
Sodium 85.08mg 4%
Potassium 42.44mg 1%
Total Carbs 11.94g 4%
Sugars 9.88g 40%
Dietary Fiber 0.11g 0%
Protein 3.4g 7%
Vitamin C 0.3mg 1%
Iron 0.5mg 3%
Calcium 25.7mg 3%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 232.18 Kcal (972 kJ)
Calories from fat 121.61 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13.51g 12%
Cholesterol 178.84mg 33%
Sodium 153.65mg 4%
Potassium 76.64mg 1%
Total Carbs 21.56g 4%
Sugars 17.84g 40%
Dietary Fiber 0.2g 0%
Protein 6.15g 7%
Vitamin C 0.6mg 1%
Iron 0.8mg 3%
Calcium 46.4mg 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 3.2
  • 4

Good Points

  • saturated fat free

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