Gnocchi, technically pasta?

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Gnocchi, technically pasta?

Postby Sven on Mon Nov 22, 2010 5:55 pm

I know there is potato in it, but.. what is the Church of the FSM's view on it?

It tastes so good and I vowed not to feel guily for feeling good. But I'm just curious, is it OK to eat, or frowned upon?

Also great with pesto, you can even fry it, instead of cooking, it's like the poor-mans pasta for FSM's sake!
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Re: Gnocchi, technically pasta?

Postby Cardinal Fang on Mon Nov 22, 2010 8:19 pm

You can get gnocchi made with semolina as well...

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Re: Gnocchi, technically pasta?

Postby Ubi Dubium on Tue Nov 23, 2010 12:25 am

Everything is OK to eat, with one exception. The dry sandy "parmesan cheese" that comes in a can is blasphemy.

As for everything else, go for it. If it's remotely noodly or pasta-like in any way, claim it's pasta and that's good enough for a Holy Friday meal, washed down with your favorite grog.
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Re: Gnocchi, technically pasta?

Postby Sven on Tue Nov 23, 2010 5:11 am

Thanks y'all!
I'm getting hungry now.
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Re: Gnocchi, technically pasta?

Postby MrStoffy on Wed Apr 25, 2012 10:45 pm

Chicken and Gnocci from the Olive Garden of Eden, always!
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Re: Gnocchi, technically pasta?

Postby TDKs on Thu Feb 06, 2014 5:51 pm

Definitely. That's the beauty of pasta - you can make it with pretty much anything that can be turned into a flour.
I LOVE sweet cocoa in my pasta mix - it makes AWESOME ravioli when filled with sweet sauces. :D
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