Tag Archives: Ricotta Cheese

LEAVE THE GUN, TAKE THE CANNOLI

Who doesn’t love this line from The Godfather? Classic. Who doesn’t love a good cannoli? Hmm, I’m not 100% on that one. Yet. As I typed the title to this entry, one thought swam through my brain.  How many others … Continue reading

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Zuni Cafe Ricotta Gnocchi – The First Daring Cooks Challenge

Yeah, I know, not the most original title, is it? To be honest, I barely pulled this one out.  Some life altering stuff has happened in the past two weeks that has frozen me completely. Without getting into details, I NEARLY lost someone … Continue reading

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Homemade Ricotta Cheese – Eating my Curds and Ditching the Whey

I’ve always wanted to dabble a bit in cheese making, and after seeing a recipe for homemade ricotta cheese, I knew I had to try it! In the end, it not only worked out beautifully, but it served another purpose, … Continue reading

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