3 Cups All-Purpose Flour 4 Eggs 1 Egg Yolk 15 oz (425 g) Ricotta Cheese 1/2 Cup Grated Parmesan Cheese 1/2 Cup Shredded Mozzarella Cheese 1 Bunch Fresh Spinach 1 Cup Marinara Sauce 2 Tbsp Olive Oil 1/2 Tsp Salt Salt, Black Pepper Powder PREPARATIONS: 1- Mince the spinach. 2- Cook the minced spinach (in a microwave). 3- Allow the spinach to cool down for few minutes. 4- Squeeze the liquid out of the spinach. DIRECTIONS: 1- Combine flour, 1/2 tsp salt in a big bowl. 2- Crack 4 eggs into the bowl. 3- Add olive oil to the bowl. 4- Mix thoroughly. 5- Knead the batter for 10 minutes on a working surface. 6- Place the batter back into the bowl, cover with a lid or plastic wrap, allow the batter to rest for half an hour. 7- In a separate bowl, Combine ricotta cheese, grated parmesan, shredded mozzarella and mix well. 8- Add the cooked spinach, salt and black pepper powder to the cheese mixture and continue mixing until the spinach is completely mixed and spread in the mixture. 9- place the batter on a well floured working surface. 10- Roll out the batter with a rolling pin in a thin rectangle. 11- Trim the uneven edges. 12- Cut the batter horizontally into two identical 5 inch rectangles. 13- Place a tsp of cheese/spinach filling on top of one of the batter rectangles, repeat the step few times more (few inches apart). 14- In a small container, mix an egg yolk with a tbsp of water and stir until well mixed. 15- Brush the batter with the egg mixture around the filling (It will glue the batter layers). 16- Place the second batter rectangle on top of the filling/batter. 17- Press down around the filling to seal. 18- Cut into squares with a pastry cutter, repeat with remaining dough and filling. 19- Mix 2 to 4 cups of boiling water with salt (approx. 2 to 4 tbsp) in a pot. 20- Bring the water to a boil, drop ravioli into the boiling water gently. 21- Simmer ravioli for few minutes or until they float to the top and are tender. 22- Remove and drain ravioli using a strainer. 23- Add marinara sauce and parmesan cheese.
RAVIOLI CALORIES & NUTRITION VALUES
Ravioli is a pasta filled with variety of cheese. Cheese is known for its high amounts of nutrients. It's a great source of vitamins such as vitamin A and B12. Cheese also is a great source of calcium. Combination of calcium and vitamin B is essential to strengthening bones and cartilages, especially in children. Perhaps that's one of the reasons that doctors recommend cheese for children. Due to the high amounts of calcium in cheese, it can prevent cavity and may prevent tooth decay. Ravioli is very high in vitamin A, selenium and phosphorus. 3.5 oz (100 g) of ravioli has 188 calories and 68 calories from fat.
nutritional factsServing Size 100g
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