Wheat and Ricotta Pie

Pastiera ri furmientu e ricotta

Preparation info
  • Serves

    6 to 8

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Sicilian Feasts

By Giovanna Bellia La Marca

Published 2023

  • About

Fiori di Sicilia is a wonderfully fragrant extract that brings the scents of the island into the American kitchen. It is available from The Baker’s Catalogue. See the Appendix.



If using the pastry, divide in half, roll each half into a circle, and line two 9- or 10-inch pie plates with the dough.

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Mix the grano with the eggs until the grains are separated. Add the sugar, ricotta, citron, and Fiori di Sicilia. Mix