Olive Garden Chicken and Gnocchi Veronese Recipe

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Submitted by rascalchibi

Makes 4 servings



It wouldn't recognize the gnocchi ingredient so I'm analyzing that seperately.

Recipe Ingredients for Olive Garden Chicken and Gnocchi Veronese

6 tablespoons Extra Virgin Olive Oil
1 Vidalia Onion
1 Red Bell Pepper
1 Zucchini
1 Elephant Garlic Cloves
0.06 tablespoons Lemon Juice
2 tablespoons Rosemary
4 Chicken Breast
1 cups Parmesan, Hard Cheese
1/2 cups Ricotta, Whole Milk Cheese
24 3/5 tablespoons Heavy Cream

Recipe Directions for Olive Garden Chicken and Gnocchi Veronese

  1. From: Olive Garden® restaurants

  2. Comments: Preparation time : 30 minutes + 2 hours 30 minutes

  3. Cooking time : 20 minutes

  4. Servings: 4

  5. 1/4 cup [60 mL] extra virgin olive oil

  6. 1 small Vidalia onion, chopped

  7. 1 red bell pepper, sliced [julienned]

  8. 1/2 zucchini, sliced [julienned]

  9. Salt, to taste

  10. Gnocchi

  11. 2 pounds [900 g] Russet potatoes

  12. 6 ounces [175 g] all-purpose flour

  13. 2 eggs

  14. 2 teaspoons [10 mL] salt

  15. 2 quarts [2 L] water

  16. or

  17. 1 pound [454 g] gnocchi [potato dumplings], cooked according to package directions

  18. Chicken

  19. 1 garlic clove, minced

  20. Juice of 1/2 lemon

  21. 2 small branches rosemary

  22. 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, sliced in 1/2-inch [1.3-cm] strips

  23. Veronese Sauce

  24. 1 cup [225 g] Parmesan cheese, grated

  25. 1/2 cup [113 g] ricotta cheese

  26. 14 ounces [437.5 mL] heavy cream

  27. For the gnocchi, wash potatoes and place in water.

  28. Cook potatoes until soft [cooking time will depend on size of potatoes].

  29. Remove potatoes from water and cool in refrigerator.

  30. Peel cooled potatoes and push them through a fine grater [rice grater] until mashed; do not over-mash potatoes or they will get tough.

  31. Combine potatoes, flour, eggs and salt in a mixing bowl.

  32. Mix well until dough does not stick to hands [add small amounts of flour at a time if needed].

  33. Divide dough into 4 sections.

  34. Roll out each section into a long rope.

  35. Cut each rope into 1/2-inch [1.3-cm] pieces.

  36. Push fork tines on each piece for the clasic gnocchi appearance.

  37. Bring water to a boil in a sauce pot.

  38. Drop in gnocchi and cook until they float.

  39. Meanwhile, to prepare chicken, combine minced garlic, lemon juice, rosemary and chicken slices in a mixing bowl.

  40. Leave to marinate for at least 2 hours.

  41. Combine Veronese sauce, grated Parmesan cheese, ricotta cheese and heavy cream in a mixing bowl; set aside.

  42. Heat saute pan on medium-high.

  43. Pour in extra virgin olive oil then add chopped Vidalia onion and julienned red bell pepper and zucchini.

  44. Saute until onion are translucent [do not brown]; salt.

  45. Add marinated chicken slices and cook until slices are brown on all sides and internal temperature is 165°F [74°C].

  46. Reduce heat and add sauce mixture.

  47. Bring to a simmer.

  48. Drain cooked gnocchi and add to pan with chicken, vegetables and sauce.

  49. Stir to coat gnocchi with sauce.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 449.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
966
Calories from Fat
635
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
70.6g
109%
Saturated Fat
31.8g
159%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
304mg
101%
Sodium
592mg
25%
Potassium
830mg
24%
Total Carbohydrates
12.5g
4%
Dietary Fiber
2.4g
10%
Sugars
3.7g
Protein
69.7g
Vitamin A 54% Vitamin C 84%
Calcium 49% Iron 18%
* 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 sugar
  • High in niacin
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in cholesterol
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