Sweet Cannelloni Casserole

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
Recipe by Lalaloula

A twist on your traditional savoury canneloni casserole. A blend of marzipan, chocolate, raisins and cinnamon makes this dish the perfect comfort food. Can be served either as a dessert or as a sweet main dish. Serving size refers to having it as a main dish.

Top Review by Sydney Mike

Made this recipe with one change & served it as a dessert ~ Because of the time of year I used 1/4 cup of finely diced dates instead of the raisins! This was a meal finale that we really enjoyed, & I'll be making it again over the next couple of months, the next time using dried cranberries, & another time with the indicated raisins! Thanks for a great keeper recipe! [Made & reviewed in Zaar Chef Alphabet Soup Tag]

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a bowl combine ricotta cheese, 50 g sugar, cinnamon, raisins and 1 egg. Cut the apple into small chunks and add it.
  2. Use a piping bag to fill the canneloni with the ricotta mixture. Place them carefully in an oven-proof dish.
  3. Chopp the marzipane or marzipane chocolate finely. Mix with milk, remaining egg and remaining sugar. Pour over canneloni.
  4. Cover the dish with aluminium foil.
  5. Bake on the second lowest rack at 190°C in the preheated oven for about 25 minutes. Then remove the cover and bake for another 15 minutes or until golden brown.

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