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ricotta salata

'salted' ricotta

Only slightly salty, but with more personality than plain ricotta (some compare it to feta), this Sicilian cheese is used in salads and finds a role in many other dishes.

Text © Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls

Image by Rebecca Siegel