How to make Checkered Toast


Serves or Makes: 1


  • 1 large slice toast, such as sourdough
  • 2 tablespoons ricotta cheese
  • 2 tablespoons matcha milk jam
  • 1 tablespoon strawberry jam
  • 1 tablespoon yuzu marmalade (or any yellow jam/marmalade)
  • 6 cherries, pitted, stems removed, and cut in half


  • Step 1

    Prepare the toast. Using the back of a spoon or an icing spreader, carefully spread small dollops of ricotta and matcha milk jam in an alternating pattern on the toast.

  • Step 2

    Using a small spoon, drop small dollops of the strawberry jam and yuzu marmalade in alternating patterns sporadically on top of the ricotta & matcha jam.

  • Step 3

    Place cherry halves sporadically on top. Enjoy!