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CSA Cookoff: Purple Potato Gnocchi

"Erika: This was my first go, but it really did work like a charm—very tender. Since I haven't tried any other variations (yet), I can't say what made the difference, but I do know that I ended up using a lot more flour than some of…"

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In this week's CSA Cookoff: How we got over our fear of pasta making and whipped up a—surprisingly easy—batch of homemade gnocchi. If we can do it, you can do it!

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