Tag: dried pasta

Bucatini, Pasta Types

Bucatini; the spaghetti with a hole!

  Bucatini; spaghetti with a hole! Bucatini is a type of pasta very similar to spaghettoni, meaning large spaghetti (yes there are thick spaghetti!) However, bucatini have a tiny hole running through them, which some Italians say makes it a great pasta for hearty or creamy sauces as the...

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Campania, Elicoidali, Pasta Types


  Elicoidali; Finding a pasta shape I have never heard of before is a pretty exciting experience for me! Such was the case with elicoidali. I actually bought this pasta without looking at the name as I assumed it was a small rigatoni. Obviously I was wrong. Yes, elicoidali look like...

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