This pumpkin gnocchi recipe is the essence of Portland vegetarian hub Natural Selection. Chef Aaron Woo’s goal is to create vegetarian food not based solely on vegetables, but on the depth and balance of flavor. Owing to rich, sweet and tangy pumpkin sauce, these fluffy homemade gnocchi will leave you satisfied with none of the heaviness of your classic Italian dinner.

Read a profile of Aaron Woo and Natural Selection here.