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Gnudi in Toronto

Davedigger Nov 4, 2008 08:03 AM

I had a most delicious dish in Florence that I now believe to be gnudi. Does anyone know of a restaurant in Toronto that serves this?

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    phoenikia Nov 4, 2008 08:31 AM

    Haven't tried it, but Colborne Lane has pumpkin gnudi on their menu.
    http://colbornelane.com/lunch

    I did order gnudi at the Gallery Grill last year, but it's no longer on the menu.

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      Davedigger Nov 6, 2008 07:14 AM

      Hmmm. I was hoping for a more traditional type.

      Anyone?

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        icey Nov 6, 2008 11:21 AM

        My fiancee has had gnudi at Tutti Matti on Adelaide. But that was a few years ago. They were spinach and ricotta, and he said they were light and delicious.

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          Davedigger Nov 6, 2008 11:56 AM

          That's exactly what I'm looking for! It's not on their menu anymore though.

    2. JamieK Nov 6, 2008 01:00 PM

      Tutti Matti still offers gnudi on their prix fixe menu -
      http://www.tuttimatti.com/Menu_page.htm

      Vertical has gnudi on the menu but looks untraditional -
      http://www.verticalrestaurant.ca/menu.php?id=3512&menu_id=1522
      http://www.dine.to/menus/menu_1522_document.pdf

      If you're up for a day trip, the Ancaster Inn also has gnudi on the menu, with Monforte Dairy Ricotta, sweet peas, asparagus & oyster mushrooms. I guess that's not traditional either --
      http://www.ancasteroldmill.com/index.html
      http://www.ancasteroldmill.com/pop-up...

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        Davedigger Nov 7, 2008 07:00 AM

        I totally missed the prix fixe menu. Thanks!

        While the Ancaster Inn's gnudi may not be totally traditional, it sounds awesome. Thanks again.

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        wontonfm Nov 30, 2008 08:57 PM

        I was about to post this exact same topic. I just got a craving for gnudi from The Spotted Pig in NYC.

        Any other suggestions fo gnudi in Toronto? Are we a city lacking in gnudi??

        WON
        http://whatsonmyplate.wordpress.com

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          Suresh Dec 1, 2008 06:13 AM

          Mildred's Temple Kitchen has it on the menu, and its delicious.
          http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/575546

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            wontonfm Dec 6, 2008 02:08 PM

            I just had it today and it was pretty good! Thanks for the tip.

            WON
            http://whatsonmyplate.wordpress.com

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              JennyChef123 Oct 27, 2009 08:15 AM

              I agree Mildred's Temple gnudi is delcious...but I am also on this site today because I was having extreme...almost desperate cravings for the Spotted Pig's Gnudi.
              http://jennychef.blogspot.com/

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            Dean Tudor Oct 27, 2009 12:59 PM

            Gallery Grill (only open for lunch at Hart House) has had the spinach-ricotta style gnudi on their menu. It usually makes an appearance for six weeks every year, depending on the season.

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              hungrykate Oct 30, 2009 06:33 PM

              I may be imagining things, but I believe I saw them on the menu at Oddfellows on Queen St. Call ahead. They were the traditional ricotta ones. (But they're also easy-peasy to make at home http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/foo... You can ignore most of the fancy sauce stuff, if you want.)

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              Suyin Oct 19, 2010 02:59 PM

              Atlantic on Dundas has had it on their menu, but it changes quite regularly, so you'd want to check in advance if it will be served that day.

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                torontofoodiegirl Oct 19, 2010 06:50 PM

                I don't profess to be a gnudi expert, but I had some super-fantastic ricotta gnudi with brown butter and porcini mushrooms at Grace about a month or so ago. I still dream about them...

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                  Davedigger Oct 23, 2010 09:51 AM

                  That sounds awesome. I'll have to check Grace out.

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                    dubchild Aug 1, 2011 05:48 AM

                    Another thumbs up for the gnudi at Grace. We had it with tomato sauce.

                  2. meatnveg Jul 31, 2011 11:57 PM

                    Luma at TIFF Lightbox has it.

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