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Gnocchi with Roasted Tomatoes and Spinach Recipe

Looking for an easy Gnocchi with Roasted Tomatoes and Spinach recipe? Learn how to make Gnocchi with Roasted Tomatoes and Spinach using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by jakesval

Makes 4 servings



Gnocchi with Roasted Tomatoes and Spinach Quick and easy.... Kids love it... "Gnocchi tastes like cheese."

Recipe Ingredients for Gnocchi with Roasted Tomatoes and Spinach

16 oz gnocchi
1 pint grape tomatoes
1/2 cup parmesan cheese
1 tbs. white whole wheat flour
1/2 cup skim milk
2 cups spinach
2 tbs. olive oil
1 tbs. garlic

Recipe Directions for Gnocchi with Roasted Tomatoes and Spinach

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees and line a baking sheet with foil.

  2. Place the tomatoes in the baking sheet and toss with a little garlic olive oil, salt and pepper. Bake for 20 to 25 minutes until skins pop and tomatoes are soft. Cut in half if you like smaller tomato bites.

  3. Meanwhile, in a bowl toss the Parmesan with flour. Set aside. Bring a pot of salted water it a boil for gnocchi.

  4. In a large saucepan melt the butter and olive oil together over medium heat. Add the garlic and sautÚ for about 30 seconds until fragrant. Turn the heat to medium low and add 1/4 teaspoon salt, 1/4 teaspoon pepper, half and half, and lastly cheese. Stir constantly until sauce simmers and begins to thicken. Do not boil.

  5. Cook gnocchi according to package directions. Reserve ╝ cup pasta water at the end of cooking time.

  6. Drain gnocchi, toss with sauce, roasted tomatoes and basil. Add some of the reserved pasta water if needed. Garnish with more Parmesan if desired.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 256.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
339
Calories from Fat
102
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
11.3g
17%
Saturated Fat
3.1g
16%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
12mg
4%
Sodium
456mg
19%
Potassium
339mg
10%
Total Carbohydrates
45.3g
15%
Dietary Fiber
1.5g
6%
Sugars
3.8g
Protein
15.4g
Vitamin A 43% Vitamin C 35%
Calcium 23% Iron 16%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • High in vitamin A
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