Noodles & Pasta
Relish the Flavours - It’s Pasta Time!
What’s cooking for dinner tonight? How about some Italian cuisine? And, when you talk about Italian, how can one not help but think about pasta. It is just too hard to resist some delicious pasta. You will rarely find people who do not love pasta, it can be anyone’s comfort food. The oh-so yummy cheese, the creamy flavours and the flavourful sauce, one can never get enough of it. This favorite staple food is easy to make, it does not consume too much of your time and can also be super filling. You can make some incredibly mouth-watering pasta dishes, by pairing your pasta with a delicious sauce. You can also check out the instant pasta brands that are available in India and pasta price list when you are shopping online.
Common Types of Pastas
This type of pasta resembles the shape of a bow tie or butterfly wings. It has a large surface that is pinched at the center. This type of pasta takes approximately 10-15 minutes to cook in boiling water and tastes great with light vegetable sauces such as tomato.
This is another popular variety of pasta that looks like a corkscrew. The strips of pasta are usually pressed, rolled and spun around long skewers to give them the corkscrew shape. You can cook this type of pasta in boiling water for approximately 13-14 minutes. These spirals of pasta taste great with cream or tomato sauces.
The most loved and favorite of many all over the world is the cylindrical-shaped pasta, that is popularly known as penne. Penne is medium-sized and has ridged tubes with diagonally cut edges. They take a slightly longer time to cook and pair well with many types of cream-based or meat-based sauces as well as with vegetables.
Macaroni are bent hollow tubes of pasta. This type is used to make the most classic macaroni and cheese pasta. Macaroni pasta is the most flavorful and you can mix it up with thick cheese sauces, creamy or tomato sauces, and vegetables.
Easy Pasta recipes
Spaghetti Aglio Olio: Boil water on high heat in a large pot and add a packet of Leonardo Whole Wheat Spaghetti to it. While it is boiling, chop 4-5 garlic pods and shred a good amount of parmesan cheese. If you do not have parmesan cheese you can use Britannia, Nandini or Milky Mist cheese blocks that are easily available in any online grocery store. Do not forget to stir the spaghetti occasionally. Once it has boiled, drain it and keep it aside. Now, take a non-stick pan and add some extra-virgin olive oil by Borges. Put the chopped garlic and let the oil and garlic heat up together. Fry the garlic until it starts turning slightly brown. Now, add some chill flakes by Snapin, followed by the drained pasta. You can now add the shredded cheese, salt and pepper. Toss it enough so that it soaks in the flavor. Now, serve it with some more shredded cheese and enjoy this sumptuous meal.
Masala Elbow Macaroni Pasta: Boil the macaroni in a pot and add a spoon of Disano olive oil to it. This will prevent the macaroni from sticking together. Drain it and keep it separately. In a wok, heat two spoons of Disano olive oil and add diced onions, Dabur garlic paste and fry it until the raw smell of garlic paste is reduced. Now, put chopped vegetables of your choice and fry it for sometime. Add a table-spoon of Everest chicken or Catch meat masala. If you are a vegetarian you can replace it with MDH pav-bhaji masala. Do not forget to add salt. You can also put some Pro Nature organic red chilli powder if you want to make it spicy. Now, add the drained macaroni and fry it for 3-4 minutes. Serve it hot.
Buy Pasta Online
You can find a variety of fresh pastas, organic or whole wheat pastas online from popular brands such as - Del Monte, Sunfeast, Maggi, Bambino, Yippee, and Borges, and avail the lowest prices on grocery. Some of the products might be available in selected cities only. But, you can avail amazing deals on grocery, starting from Rs. 1 every day. Shop super quality products from our store, get super saving offers and assured next day delivery. You can also book convenient delivery slots and get your favorite type of pasta home delivered.
Nutrition Value of Pasta
Below nutrition value is taken for
Del Monte Durum Wheat Spirali Pasta (500 g)
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