Melt butter and sugar, until sugar begins to dissolve. Mix into flour and beat in eggs.
Spread two thirds of the cake mixture over the base of a buttered and lined 25cm round cake tin, top evenly with Perfect Italiano Ricotta, sprinkle with cinnamon and arrange apricot halves skin side up over Ricotta.
Dollop spoonfuls of the remaining cake mixture evenly over the apricots and spread slightly with fingers. The apricots will not be completely covered.
Sprinkle cake with raw sugar and bake at 180°C for 1 hour until cooked and golden. Cool cake in tin for 10 minutes before turning out.
Wondering what you can do with ricotta cheese? Whether you have a whole tub or just some leftover ricotta, there are plenty of ways to use it! Check out these simple tips and easy dinner recipes using ricotta.
This mac and cheese sauce is smooth, creamy, cheesy and clings perfectly to macaroni. Learn how to make it, how to avoid lumps and what cheese to use to get the best creamy but flavourful result.
In partnership and featuring recipes from Perfect Italiano.