Blackberry Mascarpone Shortbread Trifle

RecipesPlus
8Ingredients
810Calories
60Minutes

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter (diced)
  • 1/4 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 2/3 cups all purpose flour
  • 14 ounces blackberries (about 3 cups)
  • 1 teaspoon cornstarch (mixed with a little water until smooth)
  • 8 ounces mascarpone
  • 1 cup whipping cream

Directions

  1. Beat the butter, confectioners' sugar, 1/4 cup sugar, and a pinch of salt with the whisk of a mixer until creamy. Add the flour and knead with your hands to a smooth dough. Cover and chill for 30 mins.
  2. Place the blackberries in a saucepan with 2 tbsp sugar and 5 tbsp water. Cover and simmer for 2 mins. Stir in the cornstarch and simmer for 1 min. Remove from the heat and allow to cool.
  3. Preheat the oven to 325°F. Line a baking sheet with parchment. On a lightly floured work surface, roll out the dough to 1/3 inch-thick. Using a 2 1/2-inch pastry cutter, cut out 10 circles, re-rolling the dough when necessary. Lay on the baking sheet. Bake for 20 mins, until lightly browned. Allow to cool.
  4. Place the mascarpone, cream and remaining 2 tbsp sugar in a bowl and beat with the whisk of a mixer until forming stiff peaks. Stir in 4 tbsp blackberries to form a swirled effect. Crumble 4 shortbreads and distribute in four 8-oz dessert glasses. Spoon half the remaining blackberries over the shortbread, top with the mascarpone cream, then finish with the remaining blackberries. Chill until ready to serve.
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NutritionView more

810Calories
Sodium15%DV370mg
Fat74%DV48g
Protein24%DV12g
Carbs29%DV86g
Fiber28%DV7g

PER SERVING *

Calories810Calories from Fat430
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat48g74%
Saturated Fat29g145%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol145mg48%
Sodium370mg15%
Potassium330mg9%
Protein12g24%
Calories from Fat430
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate86g29%
Dietary Fiber7g28%
Sugars39g78%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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