There are few more satisfying food experiences than working your way through a huge bowl of perfectly al dente pasta. How can just a handful of simple ingredients come together so beautifully?
There are so many varieties of the Italian staple – how is your knowledge of different pasta shapes? Identify the nine pasta shapes from the pictures provided in this fun food quiz. Let us know how you got on in the comments below or over on our Facebook page. You'll find 60 different pasta shapes here – how many have you tried?
Staff shortages are hitting the hospitality sector hard, prompting some restaurants to look outside the industry to train those without restaurant experience for life in the kitchen. Andrew Friedman finds out more.