Farfalle

Who can forget the first time they were served a bountiful bowl of beloved bowties?  The farfalle pasta or “butterfly” pasta in Italian is one of the oldest and most renowned pastas in the world. Created in the 1500’s in the Lombardi and Emilia-Romagna regions of Northern Italy, which were made by cutting jagged, wide ribbons of pasta into small sections and pinching the middle together.  This pasta is incredible for cream sauces and tomato-based sauces.  If you’re looking for casserole pasta, farfalle pasta is perfect for putting together a quick fix. In Modena, farfalle pasta is known as strichetti and traditionally is served with prosciutto and arugula.

Tonight if you’re in the mood for getting formal, put bring home Farfalle Homestyle Pasta and teach your guests your new Italian word for “butterfly”.

Related Posts


FettuccineKale

Flora Egg Fettuccine With Turkey Sausage & Kale

Turkey sausage and kale go perfect with a hearty egg pasta during the Spring time.  This recipe will win over guests without busting their stomachs.  Paired perfectly with a crisp, white wine like Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio, this recipe blends together the hearty, spicy flavor of a properly prepared turkey sausage with the earthy […]

23.05.2016
PastaSalad

Flora Whole Wheat Fusilli Pasta Salad

As the weather continues to bring forth sunshine, picnics and barbecues are wonderful outdoor activities for family to come together and enjoy all that nature has to offer this Spring.  Something that really brings together delicious, barbecue foods is a light, pasta salad as a side dish.  Combining cold whole wheat pasta, chickpeas, basil and […]

11.05.2016
Primavera

Flora Egg Pappardelle Primavera

One thing that defines Spring are the colors that come about after the thaw of a long and harsh winter.  The beauty of Earth’s rebirth captures all the senses. Whether it’s the sight of your grass turning green or the smell of blooming Lilac in your garden, Spring brings about a divine resurrection of all […]

27.04.2016

Comments


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *