Recipe Chinulille – Typical Christmas Sweet


Recipe Chinulille – Typical Christmas Sweet


500gr flour
Five egg yolks
300gr ricotta cheese
200gr sugar
Powdered sugar
Oil to fry

How to make Chinulille:

In a medium mixing bowl, combine flour, three yolks, and enough water to obtain a soft and compact dough. Roll a sheet of dough.

In another mixing bowl, sieve ricotta cheese and combine with two yolks. Mix well till creamy.

Arrange over the dough sheet some parts of a ricotta cream, cut dough, and prepare ravioli.

When hot fry ravioli in a medium pan warm oil, drain with a paper towel and sprinkle with powdered sugar.

Serve warm or cold.

Serves 4

Recipe Chinulille – Typical Christmas Sweet is a Regional recipe of Calabria.

Enrico Massetti was born in Milan, Italy.
Now he lives in Washington, DC, USA.
Still, he regularly visits his hometown
and enjoys going around all the places in his home country
especially those he can reach by public transportation.

Enrico loves writing guide books on travel in Italy
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and enjoy his old home country.
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