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Ricotta cheese recipes

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Use It Up! 11 Recipes for Leftover Ricotta

Don’t let leftover ricotta go to waste! It’s a tasty addition to many of your favorite recipes. Try it in pancakes, pound cakes, pasta, pizza, and more!

If you love sauce, you'll adore this baked ricotta chicken recipe with three kinds of cheese and marinara sauce! It's so satisfying and simple to make.

If you love sauce, you'll adore this baked ricotta chicken recipe with three kinds of cheese and marinara sauce! It's so satisfying and simple to make.

How to Use Up Leftover Ricotta Cheese

Because ricotta has a short shelf life, I'm alwasy scrambling to use it up. So if you are also wondering what to do with leftover ricotta, check out how I use it!

Spinach Ricotta Pasta

This simple recipe for Spinach Ricotta Pasta is a perfect weeknight dinner! Just a few simple ingredients and dinner is served!

Baked Ricotta Dip

Baked Ricotta Dip with garlic roasted tomatoes and 3 cheese blend, oven baked, easy party friendly appetizer dip. Serve with Crusty Bread!

This recipe for Italian Lemon Ricotta Cake is the best out there! Light, fluffy, and full of flavor, it is the perfect Italian dessert. Easy and simple recipe made with ricotta cheese and lemon. #lemonricottacake #italianlemoncake

450 · 67 minutes · This Italian Lemon Ricotta Cake is light, fluffy, and full of flavor. Made with ricotta cheese and fresh lemon, you're going to love this traditional Italian dessert that's also great served as a breakfast or brunch treat.


  • 1 Lemon, large
  • 3 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 1/2 tsp Baking soda
  • 1 1/2 cups Flour
  • 1 Powdered sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1 1/2 cups Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
  • 3/4 cup Butter
  • 15 oz Whole milk ricotta cheese
Classic Stuffed Shells - Make The Best Stuffed Shells For The Family

Classic Ricotta Stuffed Shells made with three cheese ricotta filling and marinara sauce. This stuffed shells recipe is extra cheesy and made with herbs and garlic.

20+ Delicious Ricotta recipes

1 · What to do with ricotta cheese? I've got you covered with these ricotta cheese recipes that you'll love like this simple whipped ricotta crostini recipe that makes a wonderful holiday appetizer that's elegant and slightly sweet.Recipe yields to 1 cup of whipped ricotta that is enough for about 26 crostini.


  • 1 tbsp Thyme, fresh leaves
  • 2 tbsp Clear runny honey
Baking & Spices
  • 1 Sea salt flakes
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/2 tbsp Olive oil
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1 tbsp Pine nuts
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 26 Baguette or ciabatta, slices
  • 1 cup Whole-milk ricotta cheese

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Chef Mark McEwan celebrates local by showing us how to make our own fresh ricotta cheese at home and gifts us his blissful Ricotta Fritter recipe.
When Tre Stelle and Tenderflake get together, great things happen! Like our Sweet Chestnut Ricotta Puff Pastry recipe, made with the smooth richness of Tre Stelle ricotta cheese and the flaky goodness of Tenderflake puff pastry - it’s proof the holidays are even better together!
Crispy cheesy pie recipe that uses layers of filo pastry. Super easy & quick to make. Here I made it with using Ricotta cheese but you can use any type of cheese or filling for this pie. It can be frozen to enjoy it later. This pie is also known as "Turkish Borek".
The ultimate ricotta banana nut bread recipe of all time, upgraded with fluffy creamy ricotta cheese, olive oil and candied walnuts.