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Berry Cherry Mini Shells

Total Time: 1 HR 30 MIN Makes: 15 Desserts
Prep Time: 1 HR 15 MIN Cook Time: 15 MIN

This recipe received honorable mention in Athens Holiday Mini Phyllo Shells Recipe Contest.

  • 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
  • 1 package (15 count, each) AthensĀ® Phyllo Shells
  • 1/4 cup whipped topping, thawed for garnish
  • 15 mint leaves, for garnish


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 Phyllo Shell. Garnish with whipped topping and mint leaf. Serve immediately.