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The name of this pasta shape, please

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The name of this pasta shape, please

Samo | May 24, 2001 03:44 PM

All the rage some years ago, this hollow shape made from fresh pasta is much like factory-produced penne, but ridged along its circumference. I believe it's made by winding a diamond-shaped piece of fresh pasta around a pencil-sized dowel, the ridges formed by pressing the back of a fork's tines against the soft pasta.

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