Did you know there are over 600 shapes of pasta known to mankind such as spaghetti, tortellini, linguini, fusili, fettuccine, penne and vermicelli. This list only just scrapes the top of the pasta list but most of these types of pasta are used regularly in most households each week.
Pasta is the ultimate mid-week family dinner dish, plus leftovers make for a tasty lunch the next day. Also some may even enjoy their pasta for breakfast. Yes…you heard it correctly. Pasta for breakfast!
Pasta really has taken over the world and whilst the Italian’s have made it famous, many other cuisines have added the delicious noodle to their dishes. Such as a Chinese chow mein or German spaetzle. With World Pasta Day creeping closer (October 25th), it is the time to celebrate and acknowledge the world domination of pasta and all it’s delicious glory.
One of the best and only ways to celebrate world pasta day is to prepare your favourite noodley dish and enjoy with all your loved ones. Or try a new pasta recipe, or why not make your own pasta? But rememeber to prepare for a night full of eating and pasta overload.
Must-try pasta recipes to celebrate World Pasta Day
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