Online Cooking Class: Intro to Gnocchi

Gnocchi is a singular delight, and in this online cooking class with Chef James, you’ll learn how to make your own fresh gnocchi to impress a crowd and satisfy their taste for something distinctive and delicious. 

In your virtual cooking class, Chef James will teach you to make handcrafted potato gnocchi, including techniques for adding those characteristic sauce-catching ridges. Then, he'll show you how to brew up a soul-warming San Marzano tomato sauce to top them.  


Handmade Potato Gnocchi

San Marzano Spicy Tomato Sauce

Every class is fully interactive.
Chef demonstrates each step and assists you as you perform each step.
Ask questions and have the chef check your progress.
  • Recipes Recipes are sent in your booking confirmation.
  • Ingredients Ingredients can be adapted for dietary restrictions or lack of availability.
  • Technology Connect with the chef using Zoom on your computer, tablet or mobile device.
  • Class Participation Chime in with questions through audio or chat. Use of video is optional.
  • Class Minimum 4 devices
  • Class Maximum 20 devices
  • Event Duration 1.5 hours
  • LabelsCouples, Pasta Making, Vegetarian, Italian, Group


Russet potatoes
Fresh thyme or sage
Unsalted butter
All-purpose flour
San Marzano or other canned tomatoes
Olive oil
Heavy cream
Chili flakes or cayenne pepper

Kitchen Equipment

Potato ricer, potato masher or fork
Boiling pot

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14 Feb 2021

We never received the link to participate. Very disappointed

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22 Apr 2023

What a great experience with Chef James!! Really enjoyed his expertise and learned so much about making a great Napoli Pizza dough.

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12 Feb 2023

fun time!!! my date enjoyed it and we had a blast. also, the people there were sweet and welcoming 10/10

$ 29 Per device

90-minute class hosted on Zoom. Tax included.

This class does not have any dates.

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Cooking is an obvious passion for Chef James; he loves few things more than throwing dinner parties and creating exciting dishes for his guests. He offers an array of culinary services, including cooking class parties, private dinners and catered events, featuring Italian- and Spanish-inspired dishes that use the highest quality locally grown and artisan ingredients.

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