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Crispy & “Cheesy” Cauliflower Gnocchi

  • Author: Tina Haupert
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 25 minutes
  • Yield: 2 servings 1x
  • Category: Side Dish
  • Method: Air Fryer
  • Cuisine: American


This crispy and “cheesy” cauliflower gnocchi recipe, made with just 4 ingredients in an air fryer, is an easy and delicious way to prepare Trader Joe’s infamous cauliflower gnocchi. Gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan.




  1. Pour cauliflower gnocchi into a microwave-safe dish. Microwave for 90 seconds to slightly defrost. Toss with oil and then with nutrition yeast. Add a pinch of sea salt.
  2. Pour gnocchi into your air fryer and cook on 400 degrees F for 18-20 minutes, tossing at the halfway mark.
  3. Remove from air fryer and serve!


  • Serving Size: 1/2 recipe
  • Calories: 272
  • Fat: 11g
  • Carbohydrates: 31g
  • Protein: 8g

Keywords: cauliflower gnocchi