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Baked Ricotta

Part of the fresh unripened cheese family, Baked Ricotta is a firmer, moisture reduced version of the fresh and dry ricotta variants.

The word Ricotta means "recooked" and is made by heating the whey from another cooked cheese and combining with skim milk or standard pasteurised milk.

Paesanella combines pasteurised cow's milk and whey and bakes the ricotta to a golden crust to produce its delicious Baked Ricotta.

Baked Ricotta cheese is firmer than Dry Ricotta cheese but much grainier, is golden brown crusted with a pale yellow centre, is less moist than the fresh and dry varieties of ricotta and has a mild sweet flavour with a hint of salt.

Baked Ricotta is suitable as a table cheese and is a popular ingredient in many Italian dessert recipes.
       
    Milk Type Used Cow
    Average Moisture Content 59.5 g/100 g
    Energy 669 kJ/100 g
    Protein 12.9 g/100 g
    Total Fat 10.6 g/100 g
    Saturated Fat 7.3 g/100 g
    Carbohydrate 2.3 g/100 g
    Sugars 0.9 g/100 g
    Sodium 202 g/100 g
    Ingredients Pasteurised Cow's Milk, Whey, Salt,
Food Acid
    Cheese Style Fresh Unripened
    Best Season(s)/Availability All year
    Maturation Time Nil
    Optimum Age (Consumption) 7 days
    Appearance A round golden brown toasted / roast look
    Form/Packsize 2 kg wheel
    Texture/Colour A mild crusty toasted surface with a flakey pale yellow centre with a semi
hard consistency
    Taste Description A unique blend of a roasted buttery sweet cream and salty flavours
    Storage Store and refrigerate between 1° to 4° Celsius
  Baked Ricotta Dry Ricotta
  Bocconcini Fior Di Latte
  Buffalo Mozzarella Fresco (Fresh Pecorino style)
  Buffalo Ricotta Fresh Fior Di Latte
  Burrata Fresh Ricotta
  Caciotta Mascarpone
  Caciotta with Rocket & Chilli Smoked Fior Di Latte
  Cherry Bocconcini Stracchino
     
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