Can cannolis be brunch?

Nutella Flavored? Yes, Please.

Still on the hunt of finding a delicious cannolo, I venture into La Cannoleria Siciliana. The small Sicilian bakery is nearly 100 meters from the Spanish Steps. Outside of the small store a teenage girl has her mom take a picture of her with the storefront in the background for the Instagram likes. The inside smells of fried dough and chocolate. Six different flavors of cannoli are displayed right when I walk into the warm, cozy atmosphere.

So many flavors to try at La Cannoleria Siciliana. The Nutella one is the third cannolo from the left.
So many flavors to try at La Cannoleria Siciliana. The Nutella one is the third cannolo from the left.

As a person who can eat an entire giant jar of Nutella in a day, their Nutella flavor is the first to catch my eye. I knew I couldn’t leave the shop without trying it.  Nutella was mixed in with the sheep ricotta, which gave the normally tangy sheep ricotta a sweet and nutty flavor.

The cannoli at La Cannoleria Siciliana had a delicious, tangy filling, but the shell wasn’t perfect. There has to be a shop in Italy that has a perfect cannolo.

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