Baked Gnocchi with Spinach and Creamy Mushroom Sauce

Don`t miss out on this easy and delicious dinner recipe. Soft and scrumptious gnocchi baked in creamy mushroom sauce with spinach and cheese.

This recipe contains dairy.


Prep Time: 1 hr 15 mins
Cook Time: 30 mins
Yields: 4-6


  • 500 g fresh potato gnocchi
  • 3 cups baby spinach
  • 1/2 cup grated cheese
  • For the Mushroom Sauce:
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 small white onion, finely chopped
  • 4 cups finely sliced mushrooms
  • 1 1/2 cups sour cream
  • small bunch fresh coriander or parsley, chopped
  • salt and pepper, to taste


  1. Cook gnocchi by placing carefully into boiling salted water. Drain and set aside.
  2. Make the sauce. Melt butter in a large frying pan over medium heat. Add onions and cook for 5 minutes until golden brown. Add mushrooms and cook for another 10 minutes. Add in sour cream and stir to combine, bring to a boil and simmer for 2-3 minutes. Add in coriander, stir to combine and take away from the heat.
  3. Preheat oven to 180°C and grease a baking dish. Place gnocchi and spinach into the prepared baking dish, toss to combine. Pour the mushroom sauce over the gnocchi and sprinkle with grated cheese. Bake for 10-15 minutes or until the cheese has melted and the top is crispy. Serve immediately and enjoy!

Nutrition Facts

Per serving: 274 KCALS | 17.3G FAT | 10.7G SAT FAT | 22.6G CARBS | 1.9G SUGAR | 2.5G FIBRE | 8G PROTEIN

2 Replies to "Baked Gnocchi with Spinach and Creamy Mushroom Sauce"

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    chrissy May 1, 2021 (8:22 am)

    This was absolutely delicious. I didn’t have mushrooms, and I added a little olive oil to the onions and butter, but otherwise followed this recipe.

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      luba June 22, 2021 (12:19 pm)

      thank you Chrissy, so glad you liked the recipe.

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