Ricotta and Jelly Dessert

This dessert I used to have back in Lithuania and I simply love it! It looks colourful and playful and it has smooth texture. AND it includes one of my favourite ingredients – ricotta! I don’t need to mention again that I love ricotta (love is too weak word, maybe I have to say – crazy or obsessed).  Little and big kids enjoy this dessert a lot! It’s a real deal!

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Ingredients

  • 2 jelly packets, different flavours (I used kiwi and strawberry)
  • 500 g smooth ricotta
  • 200 ml cream
  • 200 ml milk
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 6 tbsp caster sugar
  • 8 tsp gelatine

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Directions

  1. Make jelly according the instructions, pour it to the moulds and place to a freezer to set.
  2. After jelly is set, take it out and cut into small squares.
  3. Bloom the gelatine in a cold milk.
  4. Mix smooth ricotta with cream, sugar and vanilla extract.
  5. Heat the bloomed gelatine in a microwave until it melts and let it cool till room temperature
  6. Fold it to the ricotta mixture and then add jelly squares.
  7. Place the large mould with the food wrapping, pour the ricotta mixture and to place it to the fridge for 4 hours (or overnight).
  8. Serve sliced.

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