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Some of the hollow or tubular pastas are elbow macaroni (most often used for macaroni and cheese or macaroni salad. Elbow macaroni usually comes in two sizes. The large size is great for casseroles and the smaller sizes are good used in soup such as minestrone or vegetable. Large width tubular pastas are ziti which again comes in several sizes penne rigatoni and cannelloni. Cannelloni are usually about 3 inches long and are served stuffed with a cheese or meat filling and topped with a marinara or meat sauce. The twisted pastas include Fusilli Bucati Gemeli Rotelli (Wagon Wheels). The twisted pastas are good for heavy sauces. Their shape will help to retain the sauce whereas with the smooth thin pastas the heavy sauces will just run off back into the plate. Fusilli are also nice for seafood pasta salads.
It promises to give you the authentic taste of pasta without any of the hassles usually associated with cooking it. So all you pasta lovers say goodbye to the huge boiling pots burnt fingers and all the problems pasta chefs are intimately familiar with. But pasta makers are a dime a dozen. A quick trip to the grocery store will reveal dozens of them lined up in the aisles. So what makes this pasta maker a must have in every kitchen? Here are a few reasons: 1. The Pasta Boat is microwave friendly. So you don t have to take out your boiling pots put loads of water and wait for it to boil. All you have to do is it to put your favourite pasta be it Spaghetti Penne or Fuseli into the device and just add water. This is the closest you will ever come to making instant pasta that actually tastes good.
Manual pasta machines have been around since pasta was introduced by the Arabs to the Italians in the 8th century. Italians fell in love with this new food and began the trend of making fresh pasta in different sizes and shapes. The Italians are credited for inventing most of the different varieties of pasta that we can enjoy today. After you have tasted good fresh pasta you will learn that there is no comparison between the dried and fresh. Fresh just tastes better. It is simple and fast to make for any meal. You can make the pasta dough ahead of time. The dough can be kept in the refrigerator for up to 2 days before it goes bad. Learning how to make fresh pasta is fun and rewarding. It s not hard and you can even get the kids to help. In fact it is a great way to introduce nutritious homemade cooking to your kids.