Place the cold coffee in a bowl, add three tablespoons of the Amaretto and put to one side. In a
separate bowl beat together the egg yolks and sugar for about three minutes until thick and
Add the mascarpone and beat until well mixed. Fold in the whipped cream gently with a metal
spoon. In a separate bowl, beat the egg whites until soft peaks form. Fold the egg whites quickly
but gently into the cream mixture. Add the remaining liqueur, taking care not to loose the
Dip each biscuit into the coffee liqueur mixture for about two seconds on each side and shake of
Cover the bottom of an eight individual 8cm/3in dessert glasses. Spread some of the cream
mixture over the biscuits and then repeat the process again, using up the biscuits and finishing
with a cream layer.
Smooth the surface and dust the top with the cocoa powder. Refrigerate for about two hours or
until firm. The longer it is left, the more the flavours will develop.