whipped ricotta honey spread and fruit platter
A summertime favorite that's easy and oh so delicious! A beautiful fruit platter with some hand whipped honey almond ricotta spread. Healthy and sweet.
1 cup ricotta
1/2 cup sliced almonds or nuts
1/4 teaspoon almond extract
1 teaspoon honey
zest from an orange or lemon
whole grain toast, english muffin, or bagel
sliced peaches and tomatoes
extra honey for drizzling
Step 1: Combine ricotta, almonds and almond extract in a medium sized mixing bowl and gently stir to combine. Transfer to a serving bowl and sprinkle with additional sliced almonds and drizzle with a teaspoon of honey.
Step 2: To serve, toast your bread. Spread 1 tablespoon of ricotta spread on each piece of bread. Top with sliced peaches, sliced almonds and honey.
Step 3: Slice up other types of fruit and keep a bowl of honey ricotta spread handy for dipping and enjoying.
The recipe listed out above along with the image are courtesy of Aggie's Kitchen.