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Lobster and Crab Gnocchi


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Serves 2 | Prep Time 30 minutes | Cook Time 30 minutes

Ingredients

6 oz. jumbo lump crab
one 8 oz. lobster tail cut into 1" pieces
1 cup chopped fresh spinach
1/2 medium onion, sliced
1 clove of garlic minced
1/2 shallot clove, minced
2 cups cooked and chilled gnocchi
salt and pepper to taste

Tomato Vodka Sauce
1 cup diced fresh tomatoes (I use Roma)
1 tsp chopped basil
1 tsp. chopped thyme
1 tsp. chopped parsley
1/2 clove garlic, minced
4 oz. Vodka
1 quart heavy cream


In a large saute' pan simmer the sliced onion in about 1 cup and a half of olive oil.


Add garlic, shallots, crab and lobster and saute for 2 or 3 minutes. Stir occasionally.


Add gnocchi and cream stirring to coat all the ingredients.


Simmer on low for about 3 minutes, watch the cream doesn't stick.


Stir in chopped spinach and add salt and pepper to taste.


Serve in a bowl with your favorite shredded cheese on top. I use Parmesan or Asiago.



Vodka Sauce:


Add tomatoes, herbs, garlic and vodka in a sauce pot.


Simmer until tomatoes are soft and Vodka is almost evaportated. Stir occasionally.


Stir in heavy cream


Reduce this over a low heat stirring frequently.


Add salt and pepper to taste.


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Notes

I make my own gnocchi, but you can buy your favorite brand at the grocery store.

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