Neighbor prepared this for dinner, and it was an instant hit, had to snag the recipe

Embark on a delightful journey to Sicily with these charming Mini Cannoli Cups – the bite-sized twist on the classic Italian dessert. The cannoli's origins trace back to the island's Arabic influence, where it was a symbol of fertility and abundance, often enjoyed during the Carnival. Revel in the contrast between the creamy, sweetened ricotta filling and the crispness of the cup, reminding us of life's simple pleasures. These cups are perfect for those wanting to indulge in tradition without the complexity of forming and frying cannoli shells. Ideal for gatherings or a sweet finish to any meal, they offer a touch of elegance and the essence of Italian cuisine in a playful, accessible format.
Pair these Mini Cannoli Cups with a shot of strong espresso or a glass of dessert wine such as Vin Santo or Moscato. For a larger spread, accompany them with a platter of fresh fruit, assorted cheeses, and perhaps some biscotti, allowing guests the opportunity to sample a variety of complementary flavors.
Mini Cannoli Cups
Servings: 24 cups