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from [davesnyd]
Gnocchi, Passover style

Gnocchi, Passover style

  • Yield: 16 servings
  • Prep time: 3 Hours


  • 5 pound(s) Potatoes
  • 3 cup(s) Matzoh meal
  • 6 whole(s) Eggs
  • 1 teaspoon(s) salt
  • 3 cup(s) potato starch


Boil potatoes for 45 minutes; run under cold water to cool. The peel should pretty much fall off-- peel all of them and place in a large mixing bowl and mash together with matzoh meal and salt.

Beat together six eggs and mix in.

Mix in potato starch until a firm dough is formed.

"Flour" a cutting board with potato starch.

Boil 4 quarts of water; prepare a large mixing bowl with ice water and another one that is empty.

Take a fist size ball of dough. Roll into a long cylinder about 3/4" in diameter.Cut off 1/4" to 1/2" pieces and flatten with a fork.

Boil them for about 2-5 minutes; they should float. Then place in ice water. Eventually, move to the empty mixing bowl when they sink and cool

When all are complete, toss with pesto or other sauce; reheat and serve.

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