Berry Ricotta Hotcakes with Spiced Ricotta Cream

Made with Perfect Italiano™ Ricotta



Preparation Time:

15 minutes

Cooking Time:

10 minutes


  • 250g Perfect Italiano Ricotta
  • 2 tablespoons caster sugar
  • 2 eggs, separated
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon finely grated lemon zest
  • 1 cup self-raising flour
  • 1 punnet raspberries
  • butter for cooking
  • maple syrup for drizzling


  1. Place the ricotta, caster sugar and egg yolks into a medium bowl and whisk until combined. Stir in the milk, lemon zest and flour.
  2. Beat the egg whites until stiff peaks form, then fold into the batter with half of the raspberries.
  3. Heat a non stick frying pan over medium heat and brush with a little butter. Pour ¼ cup of the batter into the pan. Cook until bubbles form, turn and cook until golden. Repeat with remaining mixture, brushing with a little butter each time.
  4. Serve the hotcakes with Spiced Ricotta Cream, maple syrup and the remaining raspberries.

Spiced Ricotta Cream

This delicious blend of ricotta, maple syrup and cinnamon is perfect with Berry Ricotta Hotcakes and is quick and easy to prepare.

Click here for the recipe.