Mascarpone Substitute

Mascarpone Substitute


"Mascarpone is a creamy cheese. It is hard to find and pretty expensive. I have used this recipe in several Tiramisu cakes."


5 m servings 119 cals
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Original recipe yields 10 servings



  • Calories:
  • 119 kcal
  • 6%
  • Fat:
  • 12.3 g
  • 19%
  • Carbs:
  • 0.8g
  • < 1%
  • Protein:
  • 1.8 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 39 mg
  • 13%
  • Sodium:
  • 85 mg
  • 3%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. 72 Ratings


i was so excited when i found this recipe, only to be disappointed when i tried it. i'm sorry but the taste is a far cry from the real thing! the cream cheese is way dominated the taste, sour an...

This tasted too much like cream cheese. In order to get rid of the taste I added and extra tablespoon of butter and two tablespoons of sour cream. It helped a bit. Luckily in Germany, mascarp...

Easy, delicious and money saving substitute. No one even noticed or suspected that there was no real mascarpone cheese in the tiramisu. Thanks for the great recipe!

I really like this recipe. I was able to find mascarpone in the store but it was something like $9 a tub so I decided to try this. I doubled the butter (which helped get rid of the tang from the...

Thank Heaven! I have been looking for this recipe so I could make my tiramisu. I live in a small town where the marsacarpone cheese is impossible to find. Yeah!

I used some other mascarpone substitutes but this is the best one!!!...Easy to make, very delicious in taste and lower in costs.

This worked great in the Classic Tiramisu recipe!

Thank you sooooo much for sharing this with those of us who live in tiny towns that don't sell mascarpone! Not a single person knew I substituted this when they raved about my tiramisu (also fro...

This was VERY easy to use and tasted delicious. Unfortunately I've never tasted mascarpone cheese since I've never been able to find it in my grocery store, so I can't compare the two. Thanks ...