Spaghetti alla Chitarra – Homemade Italian Guitar Spaghetti
Homemade Spaghetti alla Chitarra. This variety of fresh egg pasta is typical of the Abruzzo region (Centre of Italy). The Spaghetti are particularly thick with a square section. The pourous consistency makes the sauce stick to the pasta.
His name comes from the traditional “guitar”: the tool used to make the pasta . It is a wooden frame with a series of parallel wires that cut the pasta dough layer when it is pushed through.
How to shape Homemade Cavatelli
Home made cavatelli is a type of pasta originating in the Southern Italian regions, and prepared with only semolina flour and water.
It is a versatile pasta whose shape and texture mix well with many types of sauces.
Take a look here for Cavatelli recipe: Homemade Cavatelli with Cannellini Beans and Mussels
Spaghetti with Pesto Trapanese – Sicilian Pesto with Almonds and Tomatoes
How to shape Tortelloni
Homemade Spinach Tortelloni filled with Ricotta and Potatoes, seasoned with Truffle Pecorino cheese, take a look here for the recipe.