June 17, 2021

New pan-fried gnocchi from pasta pros La Famiglia Rana

Italian pasta maker, La Famiglia Rana, has launched a game-changing new product for UK fans of Italian cuisine with its latest innovation, Pan-Fried Gnocchi.

The perfect marriage of authentic Italian food and our love affair with potatoes, the Pan-Fried Gnocchi brings to the table mouthwatering new combinations of flavour and texture with every moreish bite – delectably crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside. 

Gnocchi fans will fall in love with the three new authentic and delicious flavours that will be ideal served as a side or main dish –OriginalPumpkin and Spinach. All three recipes will be rolled out in over 220 Sainsbury’s stores across the UK and online on OCADO from 1st May with prices starting from £1.80. 

The Italian family brand has gently kneaded all ingredients together in a way that ensures freshness and quality whilst maintaining the taste and texture of each component. In keeping with the family’s pursuit for high quality ingredients, all flavours are made without preservatives or palm oil. 

  • Original: classic gnocchi infused with a touch of ricotta
  • Pumpkin: gnocchi infused with pumpkin, refined with creamy ricotta and roasted onions
  • Spinach: gnocchi infused with fresh spinach and creamy ricotta

Unlike most UK gnocchi offerings, the Pan-Fried Gnocchi doesn’t require boiling and can be cooked after just five minutes in the pan with a knob of butter or oil. Perfect for quick lunches or easy suppers, the Pan-Fried Gnocchi is ready in a flash, enabling anyone to create a delicious meal in a matter of minutes. 

The versatile product encourages creativity in the kitchen, offering plenty of scope for food pairing. It can be served with fresh ingredients such as spinach, mushrooms, mozzarella, tomatoes, and pine nuts or olives. If served as a side, the small delicacies best accompany steak or grilled fish with vegetables.  

Pan-Fried Gnocchi can be purchased from various Sainsbury’s stores and online at OCADO from May. To find a specific store location visit www.rana.co.uk/store-locator