Ricotta Gnocchi, easy and soft, always perfect. Li have ever tasted? Very easy to do, get ready in 10 minutes and are always soft. Unlike potato gnocchi, I personally love, but whose success depends to 90% by the quality of the potatoes, ricotta gnocchi are always good: I use ricotta, drier and tasty, but you can also use that vaccine (that just put it in a colander to lose some’ liquid for a few hours) and the goat. Look at VIDEO RECIPE STEP BY STEP on a process for making ricotta gnocchi. So you can prepare tonight. Is, If you like, subscribe to my You Tube Channel to stay up to date on the video recipes.
These dumplings can also be frozen and eaten within a couple of weeks, putting them in even frozen water. They are perfect with any kind of sauce, from simple ones like butter and sage or tomato (according perfect me, because the acidity of the tomato contrasts with the sweetness of the ricotta) to more complex sauces like meat sauce. And you can also prepare them to Sorrento, with tomato and mozzarella, and put them in the oven without fear that disfino.
This recipe is one of my joker in the kitchen: ricotta gnocchi everyones, and since it will prepare them with your hands you manage to surprise the guests with your extraordinary abilities (just do not raccontiate at all as they are simple to prepare). Have a good day!
500 grams of ricotta cheese (or cow ricotta if you prefer)
250 grams of flour 00
2 whole eggs
Salt, to taste
80 grams of PDO and / or grated Parmigiano Reggiano DOP cheese
Prepare gnocchi with ricotta is easy. First look at the VIDEO RECIPE STEP BY STEP. Put the flour on the work surface, make a hole in the center and add the eggs. Beat the eggs with a fork, incorporate some flour, so as to form a sort of batter. Add all the ricotta, salt and grated cheese. Mix with your fingertips until the flour has not been fully absorbed. You do not need dough is smooth and homogeneous, but rather coarse, with pieces of cottage cheese still visible inside. This is because unless you work gnocchi, more will be softer.
Once the dough has been formed, put it in a bowl, covered with plastic wrap and let rest in refrigerator for 30 minutes.
After resting, dust the work top with a little flour, pick up a piece of dough and cut into cords (the thickness of your choice according to dumpling size that you want to get: Chicca, medium, large). With a tarot or a knife to divide the cords in many segments, as you see in VIDEO RECIPE STEP BY STEP on proceedings. At this point, you can leave the gnocchi as they are or, If you prefer, use rigagnocchi or fork to give it a characteristic striped look. If not used immediately ricotta gnocchi (They are so quick to make when I make them and bake them directly), store in refrigerator covered with clingfilm.
Boil the ricotta gnocchi in salted water. Since they will rise to the surface, calculated about 3-5 minutes of cooking depending on the size of the dumplings. Toss as favorite: good with butter and sage, sensational with the tomato sauce (my choice), you can also get them to Sorrento because they are always soft but not disintegrate even if retouched in a pan and put in oven. Bon appétit!
You can freeze the ricotta gnocchi putting them on a cardboard tray or plastic and then in the freezer for an hour. When they are frozen so hard, put them in a bag and freeze consumateli within 2-3 weeks. You do not need decongelarli before cooking, it is sufficient to cook in boiling water for a few minutes longer than the time indicated for the fresh ricotta gnocchi