Ask an expert: ‘How do I sauce pasta the Italian way?’

Ask an expert: ‘How do I sauce pasta the Italian way?’

Cooking pasta and sauce sounds simple enough - how could you go wrong? You might be surprised.

The ten ‘unbreakable’ rules for making real Italian pasta alla carbonara

The ten ‘unbreakable’ rules for making real Italian pasta alla carbonara

‘Disgusting knockoffs’: Italians warn foreign cooks over carbonara recipes

‘Disgusting knockoffs’: Italians warn foreign cooks over carbonara recipes

How to decipher Italy’s mind-boggling pasta menus
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How to decipher Italy’s mind-boggling pasta menus

Italian recipe of the week: The perfect spaghetti carbonara

Italian recipe of the week: The perfect spaghetti carbonara

The food and drink you need for an Italian Christmas feast

The food and drink you need for an Italian Christmas feast

The one pasta dish you have to try from each of Italy’s regions
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The one pasta dish you have to try from each of Italy’s regions

Italian recipe of the week: Saffron linguine with clams and zucchini

Italian recipe of the week: Saffron linguine with clams and zucchini

How to make real Neapolitan pasta with pumpkin

How to make real Neapolitan pasta with pumpkin

How to make pasta alla gricia, Italian cuisine before tomatoes

How to make pasta alla gricia, Italian cuisine before tomatoes

How to make authentic pasta all’Amatriciana

How to make authentic pasta all’Amatriciana

How to make the classic pasta alla puttanesca

How to make the classic pasta alla puttanesca

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How to make the perfect Italian sausage and mushroom pasta bake

How to make pasta with chickpeas, a dish fit for the Romans

How to make pasta with chickpeas, a dish fit for the Romans

IN PICTURES: A Spaghetti eastern

IN PICTURES: A Spaghetti eastern

Ten surprising pasta facts in honour of Italy’s favourite food

Ten surprising pasta facts in honour of Italy’s favourite food

Italian researchers have created a pasta that could help us survive heart attacks

Italian researchers have created a pasta that could help us survive heart attacks

Ten golden rules for cooking pasta like the Italians, from an artisan pasta maker

Ten golden rules for cooking pasta like the Italians, from an artisan pasta maker

Why you won’t find spaghetti bolognese in Italy

Why you won’t find spaghetti bolognese in Italy

Restaurants donate for servings of famous pasta dish

Restaurants donate for servings of famous pasta dish

So why do pasta-loving Italians live such long lives?

So why do pasta-loving Italians live such long lives?

Rome police cook pasta for lonely elderly couple

Rome police cook pasta for lonely elderly couple

Eat away: Italian study shows pasta doesn’t make you fat

Eat away: Italian study shows pasta doesn’t make you fat

Don’t be put off by their names – these Italian foods are actually delicious

Don’t be put off by their names – these Italian foods are actually delicious

Ten ‘Italian’ dishes that don’t actually exist in Italy

Ten ‘Italian’ dishes that don’t actually exist in Italy

Barilla to let diners design their own pasta

Barilla to let diners design their own pasta

‘Most Italian firms’ are homophobic like Barilla

‘Most Italian firms’ are homophobic like Barilla

Barilla strives to become gay-friendly

Barilla strives to become gay-friendly

Barilla boss denied award over gay remarks

Barilla boss denied award over gay remarks

Barilla pasta rival says it welcomes gays

Barilla pasta rival says it welcomes gays

‘No gay families in our ads’: Barilla boss

‘No gay families in our ads’: Barilla boss

Pasta with ketchup horrifies Italian foodies

Pasta with ketchup horrifies Italian foodies

The original recipe for authentic bolognese sauce

The original recipe for authentic bolognese sauce