Mascarpone, Chocolate and Strawberry Parfait

Egg-free
Nut-free
Soy-free
Wheat-Free / Gluten-Free
High-Fiber
Low-Sodium
Vegetarian / Meatless
Dish type
Dessert
Serves
4
Ready in
15 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 1/2 tbsp. sugar, divided
  • 2 tbsp. half-and-half
  • 3/4 cup mascarpone cheese
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 2 cups chopped fresh strawberries, divided
  • 4 whole strawberries

Directions

Prep Time
10 minutes*
Cook Time
5 minutes
Ready in
15 minutes
  1. Combine chocolate chips, 1/2 tablespoon of the sugar and half-and-half in small heavy saucepan. Cook over very low heat 5 minutes or until chocolate melts, stirring constantly. Set aside. Stir together mascarpone, vanilla and remaining 1 tablespoon sugar in small bowl. Set aside.
  2. Spoon 1/4 cup strawberries in each of 4 tall, narrow parfait glasses. Layer each as follows: 2 tablespoons mascarpone mixture, 1/4 cup chopped strawberries, 1 tablespoon chocolate mixture, 1 tablespoon mascarpone mixture and 1/2 tablespoon chocolate mixture. Refrigerate 1 hour. Top each parfait with 1 whole strawberry.

Nutritional Information

Serving Size
1
Per Serving
Calories 388, Calories Fat 1091, Total Fat 28g, Saturated Fat 16g, Cholesterol 57mg, Sodium 28mg, Carbohydrate 31g, Protein 5g
Serving Size1
Calories388
Calories Fat1091
Calories (fat) extra281
Total Fat28g
Total Fat (extra)45
Saturated Fat16g
Saturated Fat (extra)81
Cholesterol57mg
Cholesterol (extra)19
Sodium28mg
Sodium (extra)1
Potassium268mg
Carbohydrate31g
Carbohydrate (extra)11
Fiber3g
Fiber (extra)15
Sugars25g
Protein5g