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Strawberry Summer Tiramisu
16 ounces ricotta cheese
4 tsp sugar
8 heaping Tbs of strawberry jam
1/2 cup warm water
4 Tbs Amaretto
24 lady fingers
1 package strawberries sliced
In a medium bowl, combine the ricotta, sugar and cinnamon and beat with a fork until smooth. Set aside.
In a shallow bowl, combine the jam with the warm water and the liqueur. Dip the lady fingers, a few at a time, into the mixture until they are nicely moistened. Place 6 on a serving plate, side by side, and spoon some ricotta mixture over them. Top with sliced strawberries. Repeat. finish with a layer of ricotta cheese and a fanned berry.
Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 1 hour. Serve cold.
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