Mayor Richard ("dick") Caliguiri's Ricotta Cheese Ball

Total Time
4hrs 5mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 4 hrs

This is a recipe of our late mayor of Pittsburgh, Pa. The recipe was posted in the Pittsburgh foods newsletter.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine the first six ingredients in a large bowl. Mix well; chill for at least 4 hours.
  2. Shape into 1" balls; roll in the additional bread crumbs.
  3. Refrigerate at least another 1/2 hr.before cooking.
  4. In a large skillet, saute the cheese balls over medium heat in vegetable oil until golden brown.
  5. Drain on paper towels and serve.

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