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Christmas recipe

Mini Tiramisù with Nutella®

Coffee, biscuits and… Nutella for Christmas

If you decided to go for tiramisù as a Christmas sweet you decided to embrace the Italian tradition. Checking the ingredients and praying for a perfect coffee to enrich your delicacy. In the meanwhile, Nutella is patiently waiting to join the action with a clear mission: to give the tiramisù something extraordinary.  

1 h 45 min
mini tiramisu | Nutella


For the Tiramisù:
  • 600g custard to prepare

  • 300g whipping cream

  • 300g mascarpone

  • 75g granulated sugar

  • Few drops of Rum or Marsala

  • 400g ladyfinger biscuits

  • ½ l coffee

  • 120g Nutella®

  • golden beads to decorate

For the custard:
  • 500g fresh whole milk

  • 8 egg yolks

  • 120g granulated sugar

  • 35g corn starch

  • a pinch of salt

  • 1 vanilla pod


  1. mini tiramisu 1 | Nutella

    For the custard :

    Put an empty stainless steel bowl into the freezer (you will use later to cool down the custard)

    Split the vanilla pod lengthwise with a knife and scrape out the seeds. 

    In a pan, heat the milk with the vanilla seeds. Remove from the stove just as the milk begins to simmer around the edge of the pan. 

    In a separate bowl, mix the egg yolks with the sugar, the starch and the salt 

  2. mini tiramisu 2 | Nutella

    Add the hot milk to the mixture in a steady stream, stirring constantly

  3. mini tiramisu 3 | Nutella

    Heat again the mixture, stirring until it steams and thickens (about 2 minutes)

    Remove from fire and let cool down, placing the mixture into the stainless steel bowl kept in the freezer and cover with a transparent film.

    Let cool down to 4 or 5 degrees (it will take about 30 minutes) 

  4. mini tiramisu 4 | Nutella

    For the Tiramisù:

    In a bowl, whip the cream with mascarpone and sugar (pay attention to do not whip too much)

    Flavor with a bit of Rum or Marsala

    Gently combine the custard with the mixture of mascarpone and cream 


  5. mini tiramisu 5 | Nutella

    Dip the ladyfinger biscuits into the coffee

  6. mini tiramisu 6 | Nutella

    Take 8 glasses and in each of them put some mascarpone cream, followed by a layer of biscuit and again another layer of cream

    With the help of a piping bag, draw a Christmas tree with 15g of Nutella® and with a golden bead on top of the tree

Sustainable palm oil in Nutella
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Sustainable cocoa in Nutella
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