Gnocchi with Sage-Butter Sauce


Indulge in the simplicity and sophistication of Italian cuisine with our Italian Elegance: Gnocchi with Sage-Butter Sauce. This dish features soft, pillowy gnocchi bathed in a rich, aromatic sage-butter sauce, creating a symphony of flavors. Garnished with fresh sage leaves and a sprinkle of grated Parmesan cheese, it's a testament to the elegance of Italian cooking, perfect for a refined and delicious meal.

Gnocchi with Sage-Butter Sauce

Time Requirements

  • Preparation Time: 15 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 15 minutes
  • Total Time: 30 minutes


  • Serves: 4
  • Serving Size: 1 plate

Nutritional Information (Per Serving)

  • Calories: 350 kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 40g
  • Protein: 10g
  • Fat: 18g


  • Gnocchi: 500 grams (1.1 pounds)
  • Butter: 100 grams (1/2 cup)
  • Fresh sage leaves: 15 grams (1/4 cup)
  • Parmesan cheese, grated: 50 grams (1/2 cup)
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Method of Preparation

  1. Cook gnocchi in boiling salted water until they float to the surface.
  2. In a skillet, melt butter over medium heat.
  3. Add sage leaves and cook until the butter is golden and aromatic.
  4. Drain the gnocchi and add to the skillet, tossing to coat in the sage-butter sauce.
  5. Season with salt and pepper.
  6. Serve garnished with grated Parmesan cheese and fresh sage leaves.

Culinary Tips

  • For added texture, toast the sage leaves until crispy.
  • Pair with a light white wine to complement the flavors.


Can I make homemade gnocchi for this recipe?

Yes, homemade gnocchi would be fantastic in this dish.

How can I store leftovers?

Refrigerate in an airtight container for up to 2 days.

Can I add protein to this dish?

Certainly, grilled chicken or shrimp would be a great addition.

Our Italian Elegance: Gnocchi with Sage-Butter Sauce is more than a meal; it's a celebration of fine ingredients and timeless flavors. Whether it's a special occasion or a desire for a gourmet dinner at home, this dish is sure to transport you to the heart of Italy. Buon appetito! 🍽️🌿🧀