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Mini Cannoli’s

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Cannoli’s are a favorite Italian dessert, and since I love my Italian food, I felt the serious need to make my own!

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I decided to make “mini cannoli’s” to serve at my Christmas Cocktail Party this weekend. The little bite sized treats were perfect for a party and easily enjoyed by all of my guests!

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Ingredients

  • 15 oz ricotta cheese
  • 4 oz goat cheese
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 45 mini fillo baskets
  • ¼ cup mini chocolate chips

Use an electric mixer to whip the ricotta and goat cheeses together.  Next mix in the powdered sugar, cinnamon and vanilla.

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Place the filling into a large Ziploc bag and cut a small hole in the corner.

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Pipe the filling into the fillo baskets, then top with the mini chocolate chips.

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This dessert is so easy to whip up and the presentation is beautiful!

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I’ll definitely be making these all the time to take to parties!

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♣ Vegetarian Option: This recipe is vegetarian.

♦ Gluten Free Option: Foodista has a recipe for gluten-free phyllo dough here. Cut into small circles and bake in a mini cupcake pan to make mini fillo baskets.

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