May 18, 2021

Honey Orange Ricotta

A delicious lightly sweetened ricotta dip perfect with fruit or as a topping for French Toast, crepes, waffles, sweet biscuits, strawberry shortcake, oatmeal, a base for fruit pizza, and so on. It’s easy to make and it’s absolutely delicious!



  1. In a small bowl, whisk together ricotta, honey, and orange zest.
  2. Pour in a serving bowl, cover, and keep refrigerated until ready to use.



  • add vanilla extract
  • add cinnamon, nutmeg or cardamom
  • add fresh mint, lemon verbena, lemon balm or lemon thyme
  • use lemon or lime zest instead of orange
  • use stevia or maple syrup instead of honey

**This is a recipe developed by Professional Home Economist Getty Stewart.