Creamy Garlic Parmesan Gnocchi: Italian Comfort

Picture yourself in a cozy Italian trattoria, the aroma of garlic and Parmesan wafting through the air. That’s the essence of our Creamy Garlic Parmesan Gnocchi – a comforting Italian dish that brings warmth and satisfaction to your table. This recipe is a delightful combination of fluffy potato gnocchi, rich and creamy Parmesan sauce, and the perfect hint of garlic. It’s the kind of dish that makes you feel like you’re in the heart of Italy, even if you’re in the comfort of your own home.


  • 1 pound of potato gnocchi
  • 3 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons of butter
  • 1 cup of heavy cream
  • 1 cup of grated Parmesan cheese
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh parsley for garnish


  1. Start by cooking the potato gnocchi according to the package instructions. Drain and set aside.
  2. In a large skillet, melt the butter over medium heat. Add the minced garlic and sauté for about a minute until fragrant.
  3. Pour in the heavy cream and bring it to a gentle simmer. Let it cook for a few minutes until it starts to thicken slightly.
  4. Stir in the grated Parmesan cheese and continue to cook, stirring constantly, until the sauce is smooth and creamy.
  5. Add the cooked gnocchi to the skillet and gently toss them in the creamy sauce until they are well coated. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  6. Remove from heat and garnish with fresh parsley.
  7. Serve your Creamy Garlic Parmesan Gnocchi hot and enjoy the Italian comfort!

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Creamy Garlic Parmesan Gnocchi is the ultimate comfort food, with tender potato gnocchi enveloped in a luscious Parmesan sauce.

Nutritional information per serving: Calories: 480, Fat: 30g, Carbohydrates: 40g, Protein: 12g

Transport your taste buds to Italy with our Creamy Garlic Parmesan Gnocchi recipe. It’s a dish that combines simplicity and indulgence, making it perfect for a cozy dinner at home or a special occasion. The creamy sauce, infused with the flavors of garlic and Parmesan, clings to each pillowy gnocchi, creating a harmonious and delectable experience. Whether you’re a fan of Italian cuisine or just looking for a hearty and satisfying meal, this recipe will become a cherished favorite in your kitchen. Share this Italian comfort with your loved ones and savor the magic of homemade gnocchi with creamy garlic Parmesan sauce.