This recipe is from Jessica Seinfield's fabulous new cookbook Double Delicious.

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  • Chocolate Filling

  • 2 cup confectioners’ sugar

  • 2 cup carrot puree

  • 2 cup fat-free sour cream

  • 6 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder

  • 2 cup warm water

  • 1 tablespoon instant decaf coffee granules

  • 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract

  • Ricotta Filling

  • 1 (15-ounce) container fat-free ricotta cheese

  • 2 tablespoons reduced-fat sour cream

  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract

  • 4 cup confectioners’ sugar

  • 1 (3-ounce) package store-bought ladyfingers, or 3 ounces thinly sliced angel food cake

  • 4 teaspoon cinnamon

  • 4 cup chopped bittersweet chocolate


  • 1.

    Make the chocolate filling. In a food processor, add the confectioners’ sugar, carrot puree, sour cream, cocoa, water, coffee granules, and vanilla extract. Blend until smooth. Transfer to a bowl.

  • 2.

    Make the cream filling. Rinse the food processor and add the ricotta, sour cream, vanilla extract, and confectioners’ sugar. Blend until smooth.

  • 3.

    Put 3 of the chocolate filling in a medium glass bowl. Press one-third of the ladyfingers or angel food cake over the chocolate. Top with 3 of the ricotta filling. Repeat, alternating layers of chocolate, ladyfingers or cake, and ricotta, ending with ricotta. Sprinkle with the cinnamon and chopped bittersweet chocolate. Cover and refrigerate. Chill at least 1 hour and serve.

Nutritional information

Nutritional analysis per serving (8 servings)

  • Energy 966kj
  • Fat Total 34g
  • Saturated Fat 20g
  • Protein 13g
  • Carbohydrate 169g
  • Sugar 137g
  • Sodium 243mg

Note: The information shown is Edamam's estimate based on available ingredients and preparation. It should not be considered a substitute for a professional nutritionist's advice.

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