Tiramisu Bites

  • Yield: servings


1tablespoon hot water
1/2teaspoon sugar
1/2teaspoon instant espresso powder or 1 teaspoon instant coffee crystals
1/4cup light tub-style cream cheese, softened
1/2cup frozen light whipped dessert topping, thawed
6 chocolate wafer cookies
White chocolate curls and/or fresh raspberries (optional)


  1. In a medium bowl, combine the water, sugar, and espresso powder; stir until sugar and espresso powder are dissolved. Add cream cheese; whisk until smooth. Fold in whipped topping.
  2. Pipe or spoon cream cheese mixture atop cookies. If desired, chill for up to 4 hours. To serve, if desired, top with white chocolate curls and/or raspberries.

From Diabetic Living Quick and Easy Meals (Wiley 2010) reprinted with permission from the publisher.