Pasta for complete beginners

Pasta – The beginner’s guide to pasta

The Beginner’s Guide to Pasta

Hello my dear readers,

Today our topic is “My first Time”.

Wait a second, don’t think dirty thoughts.

Because this post is all about an Italian soul and pride.

The name –


Yes, this post if for all of you who want to make pasta dish for the first time.

So, let’s start our lesson.


I have a very special method that will make it 100% success!

Trust me, I know how to.

And very soon you will to.

How to cook pasta?


For each cup of pasta I add 3 cups of water.

Making Pasta First Time


2 cups pasta 

6 cups water

1/2 TBSP salt

1 tsp oil (I used olive oil)


Fill a large pot with 6 cups of water. (1.5 L)

Add 1/2 TBSP salt and 1 tsp oil.

Bring water to a full, rolling boil.

Then add 2 cups of your favorite pasta. (picture 2)

Stir pasta with the wooden spoon because you don’t want it to stick to the bottom.

After 2 minutes, turn off the stove.

Cover the pasta pot with your clean kitchen towel. (picture 3)

Top with lid and wait for 30 minutes. (picture 4)

After 30 minutes

Free pasta from lid and kitchen towel. (picture 5)

Empty the entire pot of pasta into a strainer.

IMPORTANT: Don’t rinse with cold water.

Pour the pasta back into a pot.

Add your favorite sauce and you are done.

Enjoy your first time made pasta.

Your pasta is perfect and ready to be eaten.

how to make perfect pasta

So, dear my readers I hope you enjoy today’s topic and making pasta is not “scary” any more.

If you use kitchen towel/lid method you will make perfect pasta.

Always and all the time.

So, be kind and share this recipe with all your family and friends.

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