Recipe by slocatelli
"Quick recipe that can be made with prepared gnocchi and pesto, plus chicken breast and fresh mozzarella. Very easy; so easy, I'm sure it borders on a non-recipe. You're really just combining ingredients. You can also experiment with adding other ingredients, like mushrooms or veggies. Anything that needs to be cooked can probably be added at the chicken stage. I did not add any onions or garlic, because the pesto I used already had both, but if your pesto does not, you can add those with the oil as well."
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skinless, boneless chicken breast half - cut into 1 1/2-inch cubes
salt and ground black pepper to taste
1 (8 ounce) jar
1 (12 ounce) package
small fresh mozzarella balls
Made this last night and it was great! I think next time, I'll serve it over fettucine instead of the gnocchi since that's the what my fiance asked to try.
It was edible, heating the pesto absolutely spoiled its taste. Also, the mozzarella didn't add anything to the recipe but calories. I will not try it again.
Had this for diner a couple of nights ago & it was GREAT, Thank you for sharing :)
I made this tonight for dinner. I was a little nervous about adding cheeses to the pesto. (I didn't have mozzarella so I used Colby Jack.) I gave it to my husband, who is picky about his gnocchi, and as soon as he took a bite he was hooked. Very fast, very easy. I will make this again.
Loved this recipe. I used my homemade pesto with this. Very easy. Really no way to go wrong with pesto sauce and gnocchi!
Really good! I will make this again. No changes to recipe.
This was great! I used TJs Genova Pesto and TJs Gnocchi. The pesto was only 7oz but it still seemed like plenty. I did not have chicken broth so used some veggie broth. I also had to top it with a sprinkling of pre-shredded Mozz. since I did not have fresh available.
I will absolutely make again. It was so quick and easy and delicious!
Made this last night and loved it. Very simple quick weekday meal with some added steamed vegetables.
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Gnocchi with Chicken, Pesto and Fresh Mozzarella
Serving Size: 1/4 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 4
Amount Per Serving
** Calories: 570
** Calories from Fat: 396
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