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Italian Cannoli

videoqueen45's picture
This is a classic example of Italian cuisine. You should try this at least for once :)
Ingredients
  Flour 1 3⁄4 Cup (28 tbs)
  Sugar 2 Tablespoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Egg 1
  Marsala wine 2 Ounce
  Olive oil 4 Tablespoon
Directions

In a bowl, combine flour, sugar, salt, and butter.
In another small bowl, combine egg and wine.
Whisk them.
Pour flour mix in food processor, blend.
Add egg mix, blend.
Let the dough rest for 1/2 hour.
On a clean flour surface, flatten the dough.
Take a parchment paper of size 3 1/2'' X 3 1/2''.
Cut the dough exactly the same size of the parchment paper.
Roll each piece of the dough, place a cannoli stick in the middle.
Medium heat the pan.
Add olive oil to the pan.
Fry the cannoli until it turns golden brown.
Drain on a paper.
Remove the cannoli sticks.
Pre heat the oven at 500 degrees F.
Put another cannolis on a wire rack, place the rack in the oven for 10 minutes.
Remove the sticks.
Fill chocolate chip ice cream in the middle of the cannolis.
Enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Sicilian
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Deep Fried
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Flour, Milk Product
Here is an excellent recipe for cannoli that are Sicilian pastry desserts. These cannoli consist of tube-shaped shells of fried or baked pastry dough, filled with a traditional sweet and creamy ricotta filling. The video here shows a classic recipe for cannoli with a twist. Here the cannoli are filled with choco-chip ice-cream. Enjoy either way it is delicious!

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3 Comments

Prezi's picture
Cannolis with chocolate chip ice cream filling, that is just amazing! I haven't yet had one of that kind. Also, I love the taste and flavor marsala wine renders to any dish, it is just a class apart! But, i doubt with the butter, sugar, deep-frying and totop it all with the luscious filling; don't you think it makes the cannoli a lil' too sinful to indulge in? Well, i would mind even if it does! :)
Gadget.Lady's picture
Hey that is a pretty easy recipe of chocolate cream cannoli... my kiddy goes all 'yum' for cannolis - especially the ones with nut and vanilla cream.. howevr, I was not able to bring in the crisp and crunchy flavor to it.. the consistency of the dough s a reason i gues.. is it so?
veg.foodie's picture
Put anything with chocolate on almost anything veggie and I'm sold! This recipe is new to me so I'll definitely give it a try...using an egg substitute! ;)