ricotta means: Italian cottage cheese is a rich and moist, creamy, soft cheese that reminds one of cottage cheese. It can be made from whole milk or skim. Ricotta originally was made with sheep’s milk. (in Cooking Dictionary)

What else does ricotta mean?

  • Soft, unripened, and often unsalted, made of whey. It is commonly used to fill sandwiches. (in Merlin Dictionary)