I busted out one of my favorite old gnocchi contraptions, that I haven’t used in a few years….

THE PREZIOSETTA!

IMG_0348Something about it always reminds me of one of my favorite TV shows as a child

ULTRAMAN!

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 I’m not sure if Ultraman owned a gnocchi machine, but if he did – it would be this one…

Because it makes monster-larva sized gnocchi.
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That may eventually hatch to become crazy-space-alien-dino-monster things,

that he will have to time travel back to 1972 and have an epic karate-battle with at the end of the show.

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But before they hatch though, the gnocchi do play quite nicely with a green-garlic cream sauce…

garlic gnocchi Also today:

Casarecce, alla Bolognese

Tagliarini, in a spicy tomato clam sauce.