This is one for the adults. The perfect way to finish a meal and you can pretend it is healthy because you are eating fruit. 


  • 3-4 tablespoons Tia Maria

  • 1 tablespoon caster sugar

  • 250 g mascarpone cheese

  • Rockmelon wedges

  • Strawberries

  • Grapes


  • 1.

    Stir Tia Maria and sugar in a bowl until the sugar starts to dissolve. Add cheese and stir until combined and smooth. Taste and add more Tia Maria or sugar to taste.

  • 2.

    Refrigerate until ready to serve. Serve with fruits of your choice.

  • Tip:

  • 1.

    Replace the Tia Maria with a teaspoon of vanilla essence for a kids’ version.


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