Valentine’s Recipe: Berry Cherry Mini Shells

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Berry Cherry Mini Shells (Photo Credit: Athens Foods, Inc.)

Berry Cherry Mini Shells (Photo Credit: Athens Foods, Inc.)

Berry Cherry Mini Shells (Photo Credit: Athens Foods, Inc.)

Berry Cherry Mini Shells

Recipe by: Athens Foods, Inc.

Ingredients:

1 cup orange flavored dried cranberries
1/2 cup hot water
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup tart cherries
1/4 cup sugar
1 tablespoon honey
15 Athens® Mini Fillo Shells (1 box)
1/4 cup whipped topping, thawed for garnish
15 mint leaves, for garnish

Directions:

In a small sauce pan, combine cranberries, hot water and vanilla extract. Let soak for 30 minutes. Add cherries, sugar and honey, simmer over low heat until it comes to a slow boil. Remove from heat and let cool for 30 minutes. Spoon 1 tablespoon of filling into each Fillo Shell. Garnish with whipped topping and mint leaf. Serve immediately.

*Makes 15 desserts