Yes, I know you think you know how to make pasta. I’m here to tell you that while you probably know the basics, there are quite a few pro tricks that I recently learned that make a HUGE difference.
Pasta is great for so many reasons–it’s quick to make, it can feed a crowd, and pleases both vegetarians and meat-lovers. Since it’s likely in your weeknight arsenal of meals, why not make sure your pasta is perfect?
The Perfect Way to Cook Pasta
1. Boil Water
2. Salt your water.
3. Cook to al dente.
4. Save the pasta water!
5. Use a saucepan and tongs.
Top with freshly grated Parmesan, and then your pasta is ready to eat!