Rugiero Casino Royale Nov. 12

- The Rugiero Casino Royals is a benefit for diabetes research at University of Michigan. Guests enjoy great good, gaming on authentic tables with professional dealers, a Texas Hold'em poker tournament, high-energy live entertainment, dancing, silent and live auctions, raffle, and grand prizes.

The event is Saturday, November 12 at 6 p.m. at the Edward Hotel and Convention Center in Dearborn.

Tickets are $125 and can be purchased at

VIDEO: Anthony Rugiero and Angel Ballestero from Antonio's Italian Restaurant join us in the FOX 2 Cooking School to tell us more about the event. You can get angel's gnocchi recipe below.

Mama Rita Gnocchi
Serves 2

In a saucepan sauté the following ingredients:
1 Tbs. of butter
1/4 cup of pancetta
Cook until meat sweats into the butter

1/2 cup of sliced mushrooms
6 ounces of tomato sauce
6 ounces of cream
Cook on low heat to cook mushrooms

Add last to pan
1/4 cup of Parmesan cheese and 1 pound of cooked gnocchi.

Toss lightly and serve immediately.

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