Ricotta SalataNot your average ricotta cheese, this is a very rare Italian cheese made of ewes milk, with a pate that is pure white, very firm and dense- but with a slightly saltier flavor (salata means salty in Italian). Dice and toss with salads, or pair with grilled vegetables. Buy this sheep's milk ricotta cheese online at Gourmet Food Store for prompt delivery at the click of a button.
Usually ships within 1 business days.
Product is perishable and must ship via Overnight service.
Product Questions And Answers
Q: Is this ricotta salata made in Sicily?
A: Yes, this cheese does originate in Sicily.
Q: How long does ricotta salata keep in refrigerator.
A: The shelf life of the Ricotta Salata is 2 weeks refrigerated.
Q: Can I shred ricotta salata for a topping for a salad. Is it firm enough?
A: Ricotta Salata is ideal for grating and for salads.
Q: Do you carry ricotta salad a that has been dried for grating
A: This Ricotta Salata is made from lightly salted sheep’s milk curd that is pressed and dried, then aged for a minimum of three months. It is ideal for grating.
This product is priced by the lb. shipped, and you will be charged based on the actual weight of the item shipped, by the price per lb for the product. The total price your shopping cart shows is an estimated charge. You will not be charged until the product ships, based on the weight that is shipped. The chart below shows estimated weight ranges and actual prices per lb. for this item.
||ITEM WEIGHT RANGE
||PRICE PER LB
||8 oz cut portion
||0.45 lbs. - 0.55 lbs.
||1 lb cut portion
||0.80 lbs. - 1.20 lbs.
||8.5 lb wheel
||7.00 lbs. - 10.00 lbs.