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Pizzelle (peetz-ELL) are thin, crisp Italian wafer cookies that are cooked in a round cast-iron press similar to a waffle iron.
whole milk ricotta cheese½ cup(s)
powdered sugar5 Tbsp
vanilla extract½ tsp
orange zest1 tsp
semisweet chocolate2 Tbsp, mini chips variety
vanilla wafer(s)8 item(s), pizzelle variety
powdered sugar⅛ tsp, or to taste
- Stir together the ricotta, confectioners’ sugar, vanilla, and orange zest in a small bowl. Stir in the chocolate chips. Spoon 2 tablespoons of the ricotta filling on each of 4 wafers. Top with the remaining 4 wafers to make sandwiches. Dust lightly with confectioners’ sugar and serve at once. Yields 1 cannoli crisp per serving.