First we will tell you why you want to to cook pasta al Dente. That is the way you want you pasta to be, with some bite in there. Forget about any other way how to cook pasta…
Second to make your live easier we have 10 steps for you how to cook your pasta. With this walk-through there is no way that you will fail. You will gain experience, it’s life changing!
Fail if you want with cooking rice, but not with pasta. Not on our watch! When you’ve followed our 10-step-pasta-program just once you are experienced enough to know how to cook pasta flawlessly.
You want to cook your pasta Al Dente. Al Dente means “to the tooth”… This relates to how the pasta’s texture. There is some firmness, bite, to it. In technical terms: When you cook the pasta too long the starch will separate from the pasta. This makes the pasta feel a bit slimly, like snot. This is not how to cook pasta..