Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Strawberries,Black Pepper and Prosecco Adult Dessert

This is a easy elegant dessert with  gourmet favors,  many ways to present or serve this recipe.

 For The Topping:
3/4 cup cold mascarpone cheese
1/3 cup cold heavy cream
2 tlbs. sugar
1/4 cup cold prosecco

For The strawberries:
2 pounds fresh strawberries, hulled and quartered
1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
1/2 cup balsamic vinegar
2 tablespoons sugar

 Combine berries, pepper and  2 tablespoons sugar in large bowl; drizzle with balsamic syrup and toss to blend. Let stand 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Combine mascarpone, Heavry  cream, vanilla,  2 tablespoons sugar and prosecco in medium bowl; beat with mixer on medium speed  until soft peaks form. do not over beat or cream will become gainy. 
 Divide berries and syrup among 6 goblets. Top with mascarpone mixture.