Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Tips How to Cook Pasta

Pasta is one of popular food that comes from Italia. And nowadays, pasta is well known in all around the globe for instance spaghetti and fettucini. Those pastas can be boiled and fried according to your taste. In order to get maximal boiling and done pasta, you need to consider how long it takes to boil pasta. Why? It is because the cooked level for each pastas are different.
Some people consider that cooking pasta is easy to be done. And they think they have cook pasta in the right way. But sometime it is not suit to your desire. Therefore, you need to know how to cook pasta well. Let continue our discussion about how to cook pasta to get delicious pasta.

  1. Use big cooking pan to cook pasta. That is because cooking the right pasta need more water at least 4 L water for 500 gram pasta. But according to expert pasta cook, it only needs 5.7 L water per 500 gram pasta to get the best result. Because if you are not use enough water to cook pasta, so its pasta will sticky to the cooking pan. Therefore, it is better to use thick and big cooking pan to cook pasta to get the best result.
  2. Pasta must be cooked in the boiled water. So, if the water boiled, pour the paste immediately. This has purpose in order to get the best result. So, do not pour pasta into not boiled water. You can cook the pasta with medium flame. And add little bit of salt and olive oil so that the pasta will not sticky to the coking pan.
  3. Pasta should be stirred when you cook it in the cooking pan. This stirring has purpose to avoiding sticking pasta to the cooking pain. After pasta done, drain it immediately by sieve and shake it to reduce water and do this for about 1 minute.
  4. The time for boiling pasta is various. For wet pasta, boiling process take 2 – 3 minutes, beside for dry pasta, it takes 8 – 10 minutes. If you must cook many pastas, boil each pasta separately because each pasta has different time to be cooked.

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