Definition of ricotta in English:

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ricotta

Pronunciation: /rɪˈkɒtə/

noun

[mass noun]
A soft white unsalted Italian cheese.
Example sentences
  • There are also low fat alternatives to dairy products such as low fat cream cheese, ricotta, cottage cheese, cheddars and yoghurts.
  • Cheese has as much relevance now as it does in winter; especially the fresh goat cheeses and lighter cheeses such as feta, ricotta and mozzarella.
  • Skim ricotta can replace cream cheese on a bagel or in a vegetable dip.

Origin

Italian, literally 'recooked, cooked twice'.

Words that rhyme with ricotta

blotter, cotta, cottar, dotter, gotta, hotter, jotter, knotter, otter, pelota, plotter, potter, rotter, spotter, squatter, terracotta, totter, trotter

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