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Fresh Ricotta, Basil & Strawberry Sandwich

c_freshricotta_92810This April, celebrate fresh starts with one of our favorite signs of Spring- fresh ricotta.

Hints of sweetness layered into the creamy cow’s milk cheese make a perfect light snack or complete lunch inside this sweet and tangy, spring sandwich.  There’s nothing better than biting into fresh in-season strawberries, wrapped in cheese and sweetened with local honey.

What You Need (And How Much):

  • Ricotta Cheese, Fresh –  1 Cup
  • Cinnamon, Ground – 1/2 Tsp
  • Fresh Strawberries, Sliced – 1/2 Cup
  • Honey - For Drizzling
  • Raisin Nut Loaf – 1 Loaf, Sliced
  • Basil, Fresh, Chopped – 1/2 Cup

How it’s Made

Mix cinnamon with ricotta cheese. On sliced bread, spread about ¼ cup fresh ricotta cheese mixture.  Top with berries and fresh basil. Drizzle with honey. Serve open faced, or top with an additional slice of bread for a delicious sandwich.  Serves 4.

Drop into Di Bruno Bros. to pick up fresh ricotta or order this rich and creamy Grande Ricotta on  Drizzle on some honey for a quick and satisfying DIY recipe at home.


1 Comment

  • emilio mignucci says:
    April 4, 2014 at 9:19 am

    Looks great!

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