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Cannoli Ice Box Cake Recipe. This is the easiest no bake dessert. Whip cream add ricotta, and warm spices. Layer cream and cookies. Then eat this indulgent cake. www.ChopHappy.com #cookies #iceboxcake #cannoli

Cannoli Ice Box Cake Recipe

Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 3 hrs
Total Time 3 hrs 15 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine Italian
Servings 6 people


  • 2 cups heavy cream (cold)
  • 3/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 16 oz ricotta
  • 1 cup marscapone cheese (or cream cheese)
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/4 cup semi sweet chocolate chips
  • 20 cookies (thing cookies are best)


  • First, place heavy cream, powdered sugar, ricotta, marscapone, and vanilla in a bowl and whisk until forms into whipped cream.
  • Now, add chocolate chips and gently fold into the whipped cream. 
  • Next add a little whipped cream to a cake stand (or plate) and smear it around the plate (this helps hold the cookies to the plate).
  • Now add five cookies in a rounded circle shape over whipped cream. 
  • Next, add 1/4 of the whipped cream and spread over cookies (see video above). 
  • Now add 5 more cookies on top of the whipped cream. Repeat layers of cookies and whipped cream until run out of cookies (2 more layers). Make sure to save whipped cream for top of cake. 
  • Sprinkle some extra chocolate chips on top and place in the fridge 8 hours or over night.
  • Finally, enjoy cookie cannoli yum!