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Strawberries with ricotta cream and mint

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Strawberries with ricotta cream and mint
Strawberries with ricotta cream and mint
500 g (1 lb 2 oz) strawberries, hulled and halved
2 tablespoons Cointreau (orange-flavoured liqueur)
60 g (2 oz/½ cup) icing (confectioner’s) sugar, sifted
310 g (11 oz/1⅓ cups) ricotta cheese
4 tablespoons thick (double/heavy) cream
4 tablespoons small mint leaves
1 tablespoon toasted pistachio kernels, roughly chopped 


1. Combine the strawberries, Cointreau and half the icing sugar in a bowl. Toss well to combine, then stand at room temperature for 30 minutes or until the strawberries soften slightly.

2. Meanwhile combine the remaining icing sugar, ricotta and cream in a bowl. Toss the strawberries with the mint leaves and transfer to serving glasses, sprinkle with the pistachios and serve immediately with the ricotta cream on the side.

Main ingredient:
Berries, Cheese


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