Slow Cooker Gnocchi Stew

4.75 from 4 votes

Pair with a nice loaf of crusty bread and a tossed salad for a well-rounded meal!

Gnocchi are yummy Italian soft dough dumplings that are like little fluffy pillows! Our Slow Cooker Gnocchi Stew pairs gnocchi with shredded chicken, plenty of vegetables for a boost of vitamins and nutrients, Italian herbs, and coconut milk for a creamy texture. Best of all, it’s made in the slow cooker so you can leave it to cook all day and come home to a satisfying meal.

This stew is hearty and filling—perfect for dinner on a chilly night. Pair with a nice loaf of crusty bread and a tossed salad for a well-rounded meal!

4.75 from 4 votes

Slow Cooker Gnocchi Stew

Indulge in this satisfying stew made with wholesome and delicious ingredients.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 3 hours 15 minutes
Total Time 3 hours 25 minutes
Yield 6 people
Serving Size 1 cup
Course Dinner, Soup
Cuisine Universal
Author SkinnyMs.


  • 3 boneless and skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 onion small, diced
  • 12 ounces crushed tomatoes can, drained
  • 8 ounces white mushrooms package, sliced
  • 3 garlic cloves minced
  • 4 cups chicken broth low-sodium
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons flour
  • 2 tablespoons butter softened
  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • 16 ounces potato gnocchi package
  • 2 cups baby spinach


  • Add the chicken, onion, tomatoes, mushrooms, garlic, broth, and seasonings to the crockpot. Cook on low for 5 to 6 hours or high for 3 to 4 hours. Whisk together the flour and butter. When cooking is complete, remove chicken and shred. Return chicken, along with the flour/butter mixture, coconut milk, and gnocchi. Cook on high for 15 minutes, then add spinach. Cook until spinach has wilted. Serve!

Nutrition Information

Serving: 1cup | Calories: 375kcal | Carbohydrates: 32g | Protein: 35g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 111mg | Sodium: 585mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 3g |
SmartPoints (Freestyle): 10
Keywords dairy-free, Slow Cooker

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