Ricotta Cheese Ravioli
|For basic pasta dough|
|Chopped onion||2 Tablespoon|
|Olive oil/Cooking oil||1 Tablespoon|
|Frozen chopped spinach||10 Ounce (1 Package)|
|Ricotta cheese||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Grated parmesan cheese||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Finely diced cooked chicken||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Spicy tomato sauce||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Grated parmesan cheese||2 Tablespoon|
On floured surface roll Basic Pasta Dough as thinly as possible; cover and let rest a few minutes.
Repeat rolling and resting till dough measures 20x18 inches.
Let rest 20 minutes.
Cut into ten 18x2-inch strips.
Cook onion in oil till tender.
Cook spinach according to package directions; drain, pressing out excess liquid.
Measure 1/2 cup of spinach (use remaining elsewhere).
Combine egg, ricotta, and 1/4 cup Parmesan.
Add the 1/2 cup spinach, cooked onion, and chicken; mix well.
On one dough strip place spinach mixture by teaspoonfuls at 2-inch intervals beginning 1 inch from end of strip.
Top with second strip of dough.
Cut dough at 2-inch intervals to make squares centered with the filling.
Moisten dough edges with water; seal well with fork.
Repeat with remaining filling and pasta strips.
Dry for 1 hour; turn once.
Meanwhile, prepare Spicy Tomato Sauce.
Cook ravioli in large amount rapidly boiling salted water for 8 to 10 minutes.
Rinse in cold water; drain.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 1269 Calories from Fat 744
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 84 g128.8%
Saturated Fat 29.5 g147.5%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 437.2 mg145.7%
Sodium 2226.8 mg92.8%
Total Carbohydrates 42 g14%
Dietary Fiber 6.7 g27%
Sugars 3.7 g
Protein 90 g180.7%
Vitamin A 556.9% Vitamin C 136.5%
Calcium 126.6% Iron 63.3%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet