- 4 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 cups sugar
- 1 cup unsalted butter (softened)
- 15 oz ricotta cheese
- 2 tsp vanilla extract
- 1 tsp salt
- 2 tbsp baking powder
- 1 1/2 cups confectioner’s sugar
- 3 tbsp milk
Italian desserts go head to head with French desserts and are in a league of their own. Only people with taste for fine authentic cuisine know that there is more to Italian food than just pizza, pastas and tiramisu.
The use of ricotta cheese is abundant in Italian food and these delicious ricotta cheese cookies are a proof to the rich cultural heritage of Italy.
Each cookie contains 180 calories. Although it is not healthy in the traditional sense, it’s a given that anything you eat in moderation is not bad for health. If you are watching your weight then take no more than 2 cookies at a time.
How to Make Ricotta Cheese Cookies