Quick Limoncello Mousse


This Limoncello mousse is simply ideal for the spring-summer season! Creamy, refreshing, smooth and very delicious, plus so easy to prepare! Surprise your family and friends with this amazing treat this weekend – they will like it! Here is the recipe:

Servings 6

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 5 tablespoons sugar
  • 4 oz. (1/2 block) cream cheese, at room temperature
  • 1 tablespoon Limoncello liqueur
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • finely grated zest from 1 fresh lemon

To garnish:

  • Extra lemon zest (optional)
  • Fresh fruit (optional)

 

Instructions:

  • Using a mixer, beat the heavy cream and sugar until it is stiff and peaks form. Then, transfer to a clean bowl; set aside.
  • In a separate bowl, whisk the cream cheese, Limoncello, vanilla, and lemon zest until smooth and combined.
  • Next, gently apply in the heavy cream and sugar mixture, and stir until incorporated.
  • Spoon in serving glasses/cups and garnish with extra lemon zest or fresh fruit.
  • Refrigerate for at least 30 minutes for an even better taste before serving, or serve immediately.
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