Senin, 19 Agustus 2019

World's Best Keto Tiramisu Cheesecake #keto #lowcarb

A delicious tiramisu cheesecake that is a perfect combination of two classic desserts in one low carb and gluten free treat.

This low carb dessert is very light and creamy. You will find yourself wanting another piece as soon at the fork scrapes the final piece from your plate. It’s low enough in carbs too!

This tiramisu cheesecake is very easy to make and could be made ahead. I kept it in the fridge overnight,but it could be ready in a couple of hours as the cheesecake base does not take a long time to firm. I would recommend that once you pipe the cream topping that you put the tiramisu cheesecake back in the fridge for the cream to keep its shape. But that might be just the heat here. As I was taking photos, I was against the clock of the cream succumbing to the heat.


Ingredients:

BASE:

  • 4 eggs
  • 1/2 cup erythritol low carb sweetener
  • 1/2 cup butter unsalted & softened
  • 1 cup almond flour
  • 1/3 cup cocoa powder unsweetened
  • 2 tablespoons coffee
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons rum optional

CHEESECAKE:

  • 8 oz mascarpone cheese
  • 16 oz cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup erythritol
  • 1/3 cup coffee
  • 1/4 cup rum optional

TOPPING:

  • 3/4 cream heavy/whipping
  • 2 tablespoons cocoa powder unsweetened


Instructions:

BASE:

  1. Pre-heat the oven to 180C/350F degrees.
  2. Beat the eggs and erythritol in a bowl until blended and light in colour.
  3. Add the butter and mix until blended
  4. Add the remaining ingredients and whisk until the mixture is smooth and is an even chocolate colour.
  5. Place the mixture into a greased, parchment line spring form cake tin (I use an 8 inch size tin)
  6. Bake for 20-25 minutes until firm.
  7. Remove from the oven and sprinkle the rum over the sponge.
  8. Set aside to cool

CHEESECAKE:

  1. In a bowl, beat the cream cheese and mascarpone together until the mixture is smooth.
  2. Add the erythritol, coffee and rum and mix until smooth
  3. Spoon on top of the cake base then place in the fridge for at least 3 hours or overnight to set.

TOPPING:

  1. Whip the cream until thick peaks
  2. Pipe the cream on top of the cheesecake.
  3. Using a sieve, gentle cover the cream with the cocoa powder, shaking it over evenly.