Pasta is an unleavened
dough made of wheat and water, and sometimes eggs. Pasta comes
in a variety of different shapes that serve as decoration
and to act as a carrier for the different types of sauce.
Pasta also includes varieties, such as farro, the ancient
precursor of modern wheat, lasagne, fusilli (spiral)and linguine.
Stuffed pasta like tortellini is filled with ingredients,
such as ground meat or cheese. Pasta goes well with a variety
of other ingredients. Compatiable with everything from sauages
and shrimp to tomatoes and herbs a little goes a long way.
Sauces, from a simple marinara to a fine wine can be used.
Pasta is eaten as a main meal, starter, soup or dessert.
Pasta is typical
of different cultures and countries, but the most famous varieties
and recipes come from Italy.Pasta is a low-calorie, heart-beneficial
food. With only 200 calories per cup (two servings) and a
gram of fat, it is perfect even for those on a strict diet.
online store offers many pastas of different types. Simply
visit the Pasta
Aisle to view our selections.
See also: Pasta Sauce, Rice,