National Linguine Day
Linguine, along with spaghetti, is one of the most loved pastas. It can be served with any light, refreshing sauce such as a pesto or shrimp butter garlic sauce.
National Linguine Day is a day that celebrates the love and invention of linguine pasta. If you want to learn more about this type of pasta, read on to find out more about its history and how to celebrate it today.
It’s National Linguine Day!
Linguine is an oblong-shaped pasta, which is slightly smaller than spaghetti and flatter than fettuccine. Linguine is a type of pasta that means “little tongues” in Italian. It seems to be a delicious and tasty choice!
It is believed that this pasta first appeared in Genova, Italy in the 1700s. Giulio Giacchero, an author who wrote in the 1700s about Genova’s economy. Giacchero wrote the first time about trenette, a pasta that looked similar to linguine. It was made with pesto, green beans and potatoes. The author mentioned this dish as a typical Ligurian festival dish.
These pasta dishes would be made by hand by Italian families, who would not have a pasta machine in their home. They would also make the pasta using eggs rather than wheat flour. Even today, this type of dish is popular in Liguria.
Linguine dishes are usually served with seafood or vegetable sauces, but you can use them in many other ways. Linguine is often served with mussels, clams, calamari, or even prawns in some parts of Italy. This type of pasta can also be made in Tuscany with totoni (a type squid), shrimps, tomatoes, mussels and creamed salmon.
There are many types of pasta, but the shape of the pasta means that there is no need to use heavy sauces. Nowadays, linguine can be mass-produced with whole wheat flour or white bleached flour. It is then dried for easy storage.
Pasta that’s made fresh and eaten immediately will taste better than dried pasta. However, for this purpose, any type of linguine is fine!
Enjoy National Linguine Day by following these fun ideas or creating your own.
If you want to celebrate National Linguine Day, you can make your own linguine dish. Start by creating a lighter version of a vegetable or seafood sauce.
Make a base with butter and olive oil and then add spices like garlic, mint, cilantro and Italian seasoning. Next, add any seafood or vegetable you like to the base, such as shrimps, mussels or mussels. If you want it to be creamier, you can add milk or heavy cream to make it more delicious. A delicious sauce to pour over linguine!
If you want to try something different from the usual linguine-based fare, these recipes are for you.
The early 1990s American comedy crime has a distinct following. The film stars Rosanna Arquette and David Bowie. It tells the story of two unhappy employees at a restaurant who do whatever it takes to achieve their dreams.
Yes, the film spells the name of this famous pasta with an “i”, but it is actually misspelled. It is best to spell the name of the pasta with an “e” at its end.
It’s true that pasta tastes better when it is shared with someone you love. Share this holiday on social media if you love linguine. Invite them to share a plate with you of this delicious pasta, and then enjoy each other’s company. This is a wonderful day to enjoy something simple and delicious.