Make Your Own Gnocchi | What’s happening in Ann Arbor / Detroit

Make Your Own Gnocchi

*The event has already taken place on this date: Fri, 01/29/2021
Come dive into the tradition of making little “pillow” dumplings of dough! In this class, students will have a chance to see two ways of creating gnocchi: with ricotta cheese and potato. Students are encouraged to cook along with the online demo so they can enjoy a homemade meal after class.

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Ingredients Needed:
- 16 oz. ricotta
- 4 egg yolks
- 3-4 medium/large potatoes, cut lengthwise and baked face up in a 400 degree oven until soft with a fork
- 32 oz. white flour
- salt
- your favorite marinara or pesto

Equipment Needed:
- 2 bowls (medium or large)
- 2 spatulas 
- fork
- cook's knife or pastry scraper (to cut the gnocchi)
- cutting board
- 1-2 baking sheets
- large pot for boiling 

Please note: Each recipe demonstrated will yield about 1 1/2 pounds of gnocchi.

This class is appropriate for ages 14+.

This class will take place online through Zoom. Links for Zoom classes will be sent 1 hour before the start of class. If you do not receive your link, please check your spam or submit an email through our contact page.

About the teacher:
Christin Ortiz has been working in restaurants since she was 19. Starting in the front of the house, she realized early on she preferred the back of the house. Having worked in different kitchens, she is most proficient in Italian and Hispanic cuisine. Most recently Christin ran the food program at Joe Bean Roastery, where she focused the menu on her Latin-American heritage. She loves sharing her passion for food, and wants everyone to be able to cook the food they crave!

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Rochester Brainery
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The event has already taken place on this date: 
6:00 PM EST – 7:15PM EST


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