Almond Ricotta Cheese Fritters

Ideal as a cocktail party dessert, this delectable sweet treat can also be made with Breadsmith’s almond croissants. Serve with a bottle of Rosé to create a wonderful experience your guests will enjoy!


1/2 pound almond macaroons (crushed fine in blender)
1 pound Ricotta cheese
2 tablespoons sugar
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
3 eggs, beaten
1 cup flour
1 egg, beaten (for coating)
2 cups Breadsmith Dry Breadcrumbs (see recipe)
1 1/2 cups oil (for frying)
Confectioner’s sugar


Mix macaroons, Ricotta, sugar, cinnamon and 3 eggs in a bowl.
Flour your hands and roll mixture into balls.
Dip in beaten egg and coat with breadcrumbs.
Heat oil in a skillet and fry a few fritters at a time.
Remove with a slotted spoon and sprinkle with confectioner's sugar.
Serve hot or cold. Makes 3-4 dozen.

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