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Learn How to Make Perfect Gnocchi

5(1 review)
Learn to how make fluffy and delicious potato gnocchi and then prepare them alla Sorrentina.
5 Students
1 hour
Beginner
About this class

Learn how to make gnocchi the way Italians do it!

You will be learning all the tricks to achieve amazingly tasty and soft gnocchi, and then you will learn how to prepare the traditional Neapolitan way, called alla Sorrentina.

The class starts with a brief gnocchi's historical background, followed by advice on the best potatoes and flour to choose to achieve the perfect result, and then followed by hands-on gnocchi making practice. You will learn all the tricks to always ensure to achieve soft and fluffy gnocchi.

The class lasts around 2 and a half hours.

What you will learn
  • Which are the best potatoes for gnocchi
  • How to mash the potatoes for best results
  • How to handle gnocchi dough
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What you will need
  • maris piper potatoes (boiled with their skin on)
  • eggs
  • plain flour or spelt flour
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5(1 review)
Nicola - August 24th
I had a great time doing the Gnocchi class with Silvana. It was an online class - the technology all worked fine - and it was only me so I had 1-1 tuition and was very happy with the result! She talked me through all the steps and the final gnocchi product was delicious. She also gave me instructions on a bunch of other recipes for sauces which would go with the gnocchi. I loved it and would definitely recommend.
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Silvana is a 4th generation artisan pasta maker from Naples. Her passion is to teach the dying art of making pasta entirely by hand, saving rare pasta shapes from disappearing and helping pasta lovers to recreate the authentic Italian experience, teaching techniques passed down to her by her family.

Her grandma, Nonna Rosa, has taught her everything she knows, started training her when she was just a teeny weeny 5-year-old. Nonna Rosa's been her only teacher for 17 years, allowing her to earn first hands experience in the small family pasta factory. In July 2017 Silvana featured…

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Nicola - August 24th
I had a great time doing the Gnocchi class with Silvana. It was an online class - the technology all worked fine - and it was only me so I had 1-1 tuition and was very happy with the result! She talked me through all the steps and the final gnocchi product was delicious. She also gave me instructions on a bunch of other recipes for sauces which would go with the gnocchi. I loved it and would definitely recommend.