Gnocchi with Blue Cheese and Frizzled Prosciutto |

Gnocchi with Frizzled Prosciutto + Blue Cheese

Course: Entree
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 6 servings
Calories: 423 kcal
Author: Platings & Pairings


  • 1 lb . gnocchi
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 4 oz . prosciutto thinly sliced
  • 6 oz . spinach
  • 1 shallot minced
  • ½ cup milk
  • 4.4 oz . blue cheese crumbled
  • 1/4 teaspoon grated nutmeg


  1. Bring a pot of salted water to a boil.
  2. Meanwhile, heat the olive oil in a skillet over medium-high heat.
  3. Add the prosciutto, and cook until crispy. Remove from pan with slotted spoon and allow to drain on paper towels.
  4. To the same pan, add the shallot and sauté on medium heat, until softened. Add the spinach to the pan with the softened shallots, and allow to wilt, 2-3 minutes.
  5. Add the gnocchi to the boiling water and cook 2-3 minutes, until the gnocchi float to the top. Drain.
  6. Add the gnocchi to the skillet with the spinach and shallot. Add the milk, blue cheese, and nutmeg and stir until the cheese is melted and the gnocchi are coated. Serve immediately.