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Mascarpone cheese

What is mascarpone cheese? About the ingredient mascarpone cheese. Including 66 recipes with mascarpone cheese, and where to find it.


Mascarpone is an Italian triple-cream cheese made from crème fraîche, denatured with tartaric acid. Sometimes buttermilk is added as well, depending on the brand.

Mascarpone is milky-white in color and is easily spread. It is a main ingredient of tiramisu. It is sometimes used instead of butter or Parmesan cheese to thicken and enrich risotto.

Where found

Mascarpone cheese is usually found in the cheeses section or aisle of the grocery store or supermarket.

In Chinese:马斯卡彭奶酪
British (UK) term: Mascarpone cheese
en français:mascarpone
en español:queso mascarpone

Recipes using mascarpone cheese

There are 61 recipes that contain this ingredient.

Cheesy Crispy Potato and Zucchini Pancakes
Cheesy Farfalle with Asparagus, Mushrooms and Toasted Walnuts
Fresh Strawberry and Citrus Mascarpone Tart with Port Glaze
Mascarpone Vanilla Ice Cream
Perfect Tiramisu
Tiramisu from BUCA di BEPPO
Wild Mushroom Risotto

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