Tag: ricotta

Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Browned Butter, Arugula and Pine Nuts

The first time I tried gnocchi was when I purchased a bag of ready made packaged gnocchi. Just like dried pasta, all you had to boil was the…

Crispy Spaetzle with Pea Pesto and Ricotta Cream Sauce

If you told me five years ago that I would be running two businesses with relative success, I would not believe you. It wasn’t that long ago that…

Ricotta ravioli with sausage mushroom and spinach sauce

Ever since I got a pasta machine several months ago, I’ve been playing around with different recipes almost every week. I have to say, although making your own…

Lemon ricotta pound cake

As a kid, I was always interested in baking. I knew that if I figured out how to make chocolate chip cookies, I would be able to have…

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Cannoli

  For my last entry, I used leftover pork from tamales to make a roast pork sandwich; today’s entry is using leftover ricotta from the cheese blintz post…

Cheese Blintzes with Rhubarb Compote

  This has been an interesting week…I have been looking for a more stable private chef since my client goes out of town often and this week I’ve…

Ricotta pancakes with blueberry sauce

  It’s actually pretty rare for me to make breakfast, especially sweet ones like pancakes and french toast; but this recipe convinced me to start off today differently….

Baked penne with sausage and creamy ricotta

  Since my co-worker took the day off today, I needed a menu that was simple enough for one person to prepare for 50 people, in 4 hours….