Show Subscription Form




Tiramisu Nanaimo Bars Recipe
Tiramisu Nanaimo Bars Recipe photo by Taste of Home

Tiramisu Nanaimo Bars Recipe

Publisher Photo
I love Tiramisu. After tasting Nanaimo Bars at a local bakery, I decided to combine them with the flavors of Tiramisu. My friends and I love my creation and it is more convenient to eat than traditional Tirimisu. —Susan Riley, Allen, Texas
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. + chilling
MAKES:30 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. + chilling
MAKES: 30 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1/3 cup baking cocoa
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons instant coffee granules
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 1-1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs
  • 1 cup finely chopped flaked coconut
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • FILLING:
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 2 tablespoons heavy whipping cream
  • 1 tablespoon rum
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups confectioners' sugar
  • GLAZE:
  • 2/3 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • Baking cocoa

Nutritional Facts

1 bar equals 162 calories, 11 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 25 mg cholesterol, 80 mg sodium, 17 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 1 g protein.

Directions

  1. In large heavy saucepan, combine the butter, cocoa, sugar and coffee. Cook and stir over medium-low heat until melted. Whisk a small amount of hot mixture into egg. Return all to the pan, whisking constantly. Cook and stir over medium-low heat until mixture reaches 160°. Remove from the heat.
  2. Stir in the cracker crumbs, coconut and pecans. Press into a foil-lined 8-in. square baking pan. Refrigerate for 30 minutes or until set.
  3. For filling, in a large bowl, beat the butter, whipping cream, rum and vanilla until blended. Gradually beat in confectioners' sugar until smooth; spread over crust.
  4. In a microwave, melt chocolate chips and butter; stir until smooth. Spread over top. Refrigerate until set. Cut into bars and dust with cocoa. Yield: 2-1/2 dozen.
Originally published as Tiramisu Nanaimo Bars in Taste of Home Christmas Annual Annual 2012, p129

Nutritional Facts

1 bar equals 162 calories, 11 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 25 mg cholesterol, 80 mg sodium, 17 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 1 g protein.

Reviews for Tiramisu Nanaimo Bars

AVERAGE RATING
   (1)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (1)
4 Star
 (0)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
""
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
MY REVIEW
Reviewed Apr. 3, 2013

Delicious!

Loading Image
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT
 

Contests & Promotions

Contests & Promotions

Follow Us

Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT