Spiced Ricotta & Roasted Apple Sandwich – Sazon 150cal. Snacks

January 17 2011 - 3:18 PM

Free to ChicagoFoodies, Sazon home meals is offering to include 2 special snacks per week for every new customer. If you hadn't read our prior post on Sazon, Chef Ursula Adduci creates wonderful meals that bring quality and flavor on a limited calorie basis. It's an easy way to eat gourmet at home even when you don't have time to cook. If you're interested in signing up scroll down and click to contact Ursula directly!

Below is a recipe for one such snack (and it's only 150 calories!!!)

Spiced Ricotta and Roasted Apple Sandwich
By Sazon Chicago’s CEC Ursula Adduci
For the Ricotta:
1/4 Cup Low-fat Ricotta
1 tsp Lemon Zest
1 tsp Orange Zest
1/2 tsp Ground cinnamon
1 tsp Limoncello
Combine all ingredients
For the Apples:
2 slices of Granny Smith Apple 1/3 inch (CUT ACROSS)
Brush with honey and sprinkle black pepper.
Pre-heat oven @ 405F
Put in the oven over Sil-Pad or Parchment paper for 7 min.
Let it cool.
Place the ricotta in between the apple slices and lightly press together.
Roll the sandwich over 1/4 cup of minced roasted slivered almonds. Save excess almonds.
About 150 calories.
Here are some of the snacks in our menu:
Vietnamese Coffee Bananas
Spiced Winter Fruit
Dried figs and Dolce Gorgozola
Nut Mix
Tropical Fruit Ambrosia
Spinach Parmesan Dip
Banana Pancake
Cucumber Cups
Red Pepper and Cheese Dip
Spiced ricotta and Apples
Roasted Grapes and Almonds
Crudite Mini Bowl
Bagel and Strawberry Ricottta
Pineapple Roasted Coconut
Blueberry Pancake
Fresh Mozzarella Bites
Blueberry Muffin
Stuffed Dates
Smoked Salmon Bite
Honey Popcorn