There must be hundreds of turkey soup recipes floating out there to help use up your leftovers from Thanksgiving. This is the first time I ever made by own turkey stock, as I usually just use a carton of chicken broth. I was amazed at how prominent the turkey flavor was by making it from scratch. It has to cook for about 4 hours, so it takes time, but the prep work itself,
Today I made my 2nd Blue Apron dinner (see here for the first Blue Apron dinner). Fresh Gnocchi and Maitake Mushrooms. I have eaten Gnocchi all my life and always had it with a marinara sauce being the nice Italian girl that I am. So Blue Apron’s recipe was missing the red sauce – what? If you are not familiar with Gnocchi, they are little potato dumplings that end up looking and somewhat tasting like pasta – only they are potatoes and not pasta. I have only once in my life seen a movie showing people preparing Gnocchi and that was in the movie Godfather III.