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Savory Cannoli

Savory cannoli make for a fun mealtime treat.

food

Savory Cannoli

Savory cannoli make for a fun mealtime treat.

Ingredients

  • 4 cups whole ricotta cheese
  • 1/8 cup mint, chopped
  • 1/8 cup chives, chopped
  • 1/8 cup basil, chopped
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Zest of 1/2 lemon
  • Parmigiano-Reggiano
  • 10 to 12 empty cannoli shells
  • Tomato sauce, for dunking

Steps

  1. Divide ricotta evenly amongst three bowls.
  2. In the first bowl, mix mint, lemon zest and a pinch of salt.
  3. In the second bowl, mix chives, black pepper and a pinch of salt.
  4. In the third bowl mix basil, Parmigiano-Reggiano and a pinch of salt.
  5. Fill pastry bags with fillings. Pipe filling into empty cannoli shells.