Alphabet Pasta

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Available throughout Italy and elsewhere.

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Alphabet or Alfabeto is a factory pasta made of durum wheat and water.


It has long been popular for use in soups and seems to have a deep fascination for young children just learning to read. I remember it well from my own youth. Used in soups and thinner stews.

alphabet pasta

Alphabet Pasta

Photo Credit: Bill Rubino

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