Mascarpone Gnocchi Recipe with Spinach and Tomato

Best ever gnocchi recipes

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The unique texture of gnocchi works really well with creamy, cheesy sauces and as a great base for vegetarian dishes – try spinach and ricotta, squash and amaretti or sweet potato gnudi with crispy sage


Looking for easy gnocchi recipes? Try our ideas here. The unique texture of potato gnocchi works well for vegetarian midweek meals and easy entertaining recipes.



  • Use ready-made gnocchi or make your own

Gnocchi with mushrooms and paprika butter

Paprika adds a smoky punch to buttery mushrooms in this speedy vegetarian meal for three.

Mushroom Gnocchi Recipe with Paprika Butter

Fried gnocchi with broad beans, parma ham, ricotta and sage

This combo of cool lemony ricotta and crisp golden fried gnocchi is an absolute winner.

Pan Fried Gnocchi Recipe with Broad Beans, Parma Ham and Ricotta

Tomato, spinach and mascarpone gnocchi

Grill this warming gnocchi until bubbling and golden for a quick midweek meal ready in 20 minutes. Check out more of our best spinach recipes here.

Asparagus gnocchi with prosciutto crumbs

This gnocchi dish with asparagus and crunchy prosciutto crumbs makes for a quick and easy starter. Many more starter recipes here.

Potato gnocchi recipe with ricotta and tarragon

Making your own potato gnocchi is easier than you think. With our how-to recipe you can cook this comforting classic with ricotta and tarragon in no time.

Baked gnocchi with broccoli, blue cheese and walnuts

Our recipe for baked gnocchi with broccoli, blue cheese and walnuts is really easy and ready in under an hour – perfect for a midweek meal. Blue cheese is lovely in this, but you can adapt it to suit cheeseboard leftovers if you like. More veggie bakes here.

Easy gnocchi with peas, pesto and spinach

Want a quick midweek meal? Check out this easy gnocchi dish with fresh pesto, bright peas and baby spinach – ready in just 10 minutes. More quick and easy meals here.

Spinach and ricotta gnocchi

Make our vibrant recipe for veggie gnocchi (it's our healthiest gnocchi recipe yet). This flavour packed dish may take a bit of time but your be sure to impress family and friends. Check out more of our veggie recipes here.

Sweet potato gnudi recipe with lemony cavolo nero, crispy sage and parmesan

We've changed it up and used sweet potato in this gundi recipe. Try our impressive pillowy sweet potato gnudi recipe with lemony cavolo nero and super crispy sage. This impressive dish comes from chef Jess Elliott Dennison's Edinburgh restaurant, 27 Elliott's. Check out 27 Elliott's full menu here.

Gnocchi with bacon and peas

Check out this quick creamy gnocchi recipe with pancetta and peas – ready in just 20 minutes, make our simple gnocchi recipe for a filling midweek meal.

Gnocchi with peas and pancetta

Looking for a super easy gnocchi recipe? Give our simple gnocchi recipe a go with pancetta and parmesan. This gnocchi recipe will make a quick dinner for two ready in under 30 minutes. Discover more of our recipes ready in under 30 minutes here.

Baked gnocchi recipe with crab and lemon

This recipe with baked crab and lemon feels indulgent but is really quick and easy to make. Try our crab gnocchi with easy gnocchi sauce recipe. Plenty more crab recipes here.

Simple gnocchi recipe with squash, amaretti and rocket

Make our simple gnocchi recipe with squash, amaretti and rocket for a vegetarian dish ready in just 30 minutes - perfect for a midweek meal.

Gnocchi alla romana

This Roman-style gnocchi differs to the more common potato dumplings, but makes the best gnocchi recipe for an impressive dinner with friends. Our version is made with semolina which is cut out into disks then baked with more butter and cheese for a really indulgent vegetarian supper dish. Check out more of our impressive dinner party mains here.

Vegetarian gnocchi recipe with squash, sage and pecorino

Ready-made gnocchi (Italian potato dumplings) make a great base for a quick vegetarian supper. Toss them with roasted butternut squash, crisp sage and finish with salty pecorino for an easy vegetarian gnocchi recipe.

Quick creamy gnocchi with caper salad recipe

This recipe with creamy gnocchi sauce and caper salad is easy to make and ready in just 15 minutes, perfect for a simple gnocchi recipe, midweek.

Italian gnocchi recipe with tomato, spinach and mascarpone

Using a few smart cheats, this cheesy Italian gnocchi bake is really easy to make and can be on the table in under 30 minutes. Guaranteed to be a family favourite. Check out more of our best Italian recipes here.