Gnocchi alla romana


  • 250 gr (8.818 oz) semolina
  • 1 liter (33.814us fl oz)milk
  • 100 gr (3.527 oz) butter
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 120 gr (4.232 oz) Parmesan cheese freshly grated
  • 30 gr (1.0582 oz) Groviera cheese freshly grated
  • salt
  • nutmegs

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Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.

In a 3 to 4-quart saucepan, heat to scald milk, salt and a knob of butter and a pinch of nutmegs. Pour in semolina in a thin stream, whisking vigorously, and cook for a couple of minutes.

gnocchi alla romana semolino in latte

Remove from heat and stir in 80 gr Parmesan cheese and 2 egg yolks and mix well.

gnocchi alla romana tuorli in semolino

Pour semolino in buttered cookie sheet and smear to a thickness of 1/2-inch. Let it cool.

gnocchi alla romana teglia

Using a pastry cutter or water glass, cut 3-inch quarter moons out of semolino. Arrange leaning up against one another in a buttered baking dish and sprinkle with remaining Parmesan cheese, groviera cheese and melted butter.

gnocchi alla romana tagliare  gn rom

Place in oven and cook 20/25 minutes, or until top is light golden brown. Remove and serve immediately.

Buon appetito!