Drunken Cherries with Mascarpone Cream
Drunken Cherries with Mascarpone Cream
  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 15 min
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  • Summary

    Serve these delightfully boozy cherries with Lemon-Almond Biscotti and whipped mascarpone cream for a perfect dessert. Recipe adapted from Mindy Fox.

    Ingredients

    • 1/4 cup brandy or grappa
    • 1/4 cup plus 2 teaspoons sugar
    • 6 wide strips lemon zest, plus 1 tablespoon lemon juice
    • 1/2 teaspoon fennel seeds, coarsely ground
    • 1/8 teaspoon ground pepper
    • 3/4 pound fresh cherries, pitted
    • 4 ounces mascarpone cheese (1/2 cup)
    • 1/2 cup cold heavy cream
    • 1/8 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • Lemon-Almond Biscotti, for serving

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 420 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 37 g 56.71%
    • Saturated Fat: 21 g 104.53%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 104 mg 34.64%
    • Sodium: 46 mg 1.9%
    • Calcium: 105 mg 10.52%
    • Potassium: 164 mg 4.68%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 1.88%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 20 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.94%
    • Sugar: 19 g
    • Protein: 6 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 24.85%
    • Vitamin C 7.85%
    • Vitamin D 4.73%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat7
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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