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Jan 17, 2007 01:26 PM

Where to find sheep's milk ricotta in NYC?

Does anyone know where I can find sheep's milk ricotta in NYC?

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  1. Did you try Murray's? - try the West Village store. They have a sheep ricotta salata, according to their web site.
    you can search by type of milk at

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    1. re: redbecca

      thanks. I tried the one in GC, but they do not carry it.

    2. Three Corners, who are at Union Square on Saturdays (and maybe Weds. as well?), often have it.

      1. Fresh Direct carries Sheep's milk ricotta.

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        1. re: gumnaam

          gumnaam, i looked on fresh direct and could not find it.

          1. re: chris011001

            Hmm. They did have it. I'll take a look and see if it is hiding somewhere.

              1. re: gumnaam

                Ricotta salata is very different than ricotta. not sure which one the op wanted, but they are definitely not the same.

          2. Di Palo has imported sheep's milk ricotta that is out of this world.

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            1. 3 places in Brooklyn with great cheese selection: Bierkraft, Fairway in Red Hook, and Sahadi's.