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Italian Gnocchi

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  Potatoes 6
  Egg 1
  Flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (As Needed)
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1 Dash
  Milk 2 Tablespoon
  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Rosemary 1 Teaspoon
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm)
  Grated parmesan cheese 1 Tablespoon

Boil and mash potatoes with a small amount of milk the day before; cover and refrigerate for 24 hours.
Remove mashed potatoes; add egg, salt and pepper.
Add flour as needed to make a dough.
Knead dough for 5 minutes.
Roll pieces of dough on floured surface into % inch strips; cut strips into 1/2 inch pieces.
Continue until the dough is finished; place small pieces 1 inch apart on a floured surface.
Boil large pan of salted water.
When fully boiling, add gnocchi, a few at a time.
When they rise to the top, remove with a slotted spoon and place on platter.
Continue to do so with all gnocchi.
To make sauce, melt butter, rosemary and garlic in a small saucepan; strain onto gnocchi.
Add parmesan cheese and serve.
Also can be served with meat sauce.

Recipe Summary

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Side Dish
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2013 Calories from Fat 908

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 103 g158.8%

Saturated Fat 63 g315%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 469.6 mg156.5%

Sodium 1370.2 mg57.1%

Total Carbohydrates 250 g83.4%

Dietary Fiber 28.1 g112.3%

Sugars 11.7 g

Protein 42 g83.9%

Vitamin A 66.5% Vitamin C 398.5%

Calcium 42.8% Iron 68.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Italian Gnocchi Recipe