Gnocchi brown buttered in vegan butter + fresh rosemary. Add roasted asparagus + sweet red peppers. Mix with a dirty vinaigrette. Best 30 minute meal ever!
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Gnocchi Pasta With Asparagus And Sweet Peppers

Gnocchi brown buttered in vegan butter + fresh rosemary. Mix with a dirty vinaigrette. Best 30 minute meal ever!
Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 317kcal
Author Healing Tomato

Ingredients

For the recipe

  • 5 cups water
  • 1 tsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 stick vegan butter
  • 16 oz gnocchi store bought, not frozen
  • 12 mini sweet peppers
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 25 pieces asparagus
  • 1/4 red onion
  • 1 tsp extra virgin olive oil For oven roasting the veggies
  • 1/2 sprig fresh rosemary

For the dirty vinaigrette

Instructions

To make the Dirty Vinaigrette

  • Break the leaves of fresh rosemary into a bowl
  • Add dijon mustard
  • Add extra virgin olive oil
  • Add balsamic vinegar (or sweet balsamic vinegar)
  • Add of pure maple syrup and capers
  • Whisk everything together until it is well blended.

To Make the recipe

  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees
  • Boil 5 cups of water to a boil on the stove
  • Cut the asparagus (4 pieces per asparagus)
  • Cut red onion into julienne slices
  • Cut mini sweet peppers into long strips.  Be sure to remove seeds first
  • In a bowl, mix add onions, mini sweet peppers, asparagus, extra virgin olive oil, salt and fresh rosemary
  • Spread them out on a baking tray and place in oven
  • Roast for 7 minutes.  Do not over roast the asparagus
  • Add the gnocchi to the boiling water
  • When veggies are done, remove and let them cool
  • In a heavy bottom pan, add butter and rosemary. 
  • Heat on low heat, until butter has melted
  • Add the cooked gnocchi and mix well. Keep mixing to prevent them from sticking.
  • When the gnocchi has browned, add the veggies
  • Top with about half of the dirty vinaigrette and mix well
  • Store the remaining vinaigrette for future use
  • Serve immediately.

Notes

Nutrition Info is approximate

Nutrition

Calories: 317kcal