Ricotta Cookies

Ricotta Cookies Recipe

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Marina Dalley


My family has been baking for as long as I can remember. This is one of our favorites. It is simple and delicious. It is a very light cookie.


★★★★★ 1 vote

about 70 cookies
15 Min
15 Min


  • 1/2 lb
    margarine or butter
  • 2 c
  • 2
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 4 c
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 lb
    ricotta cheese

How to Make Ricotta Cookies


  1. Cream together margarine, sugar, eggs, vanilla. Sift together flour, baking powder, salt. Add to creamed mixture. Stir in Ricotta amd MIX WELL.
    Drop by Teaspoonfulls or shape into balls onto nonstick cookie sheet. place in preheated 350 oven and bake for roughly 15 minutes (check after 10-12min) Ice while warm. ICING: 1box conf. sugar, a little warm water food colors of your choice. These can be made on frozen.

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About Ricotta Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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