At Zara's we believe that preparing a home cooked meal for friends and family — using simple quality ingredients and love — is the best way to connect and is at the heart of Italian cooking. So we encourage you to sit down with your family & friends and eat well at home!
COOKING PASTA 101
FOUR EASY STEPS TO PASTA PERFECTION
#1 NEVER CROWD YOUR PASTA
In order for pasta to cook evenly it needs room to move. Crowding pasta in a small pot with not enough water will result in clumpy, sticky, unevenly cooked pasta.
#2 GENEROUSLY SEASON YOUR PASTA WATER
Many Italians will say that pasta water should be “as salty as the Mediterranean sea”.