Fidelini Pasta

Other Names:
Capelli d´angelo (Angel Hair)
Capelvenere (Venus’ Hair)
Sopra Capellini
Liguria, available in Italy but not very often found outside. But sold as Capellini & Capelli d´angelo.
Made with:
Manufactured Fidelini is made with water, salt, and durum wheat.
About: The origins of this type of pasta are said to be from the Genoa area, in Ciociara, and in the Naples area. It is a long pasta with a round section slightly thinner than Vermicelli. Serve with fat-based sauces, such as olive oil and anchovies, or butter-based sauces, or light tomato sauces.
capellini pasta

Capellini, Fidelini

Capelli d’Angelo, Angel Hair, Fidelini

Capelli d’Angelo, Angel Hair, Fidelini

assorted long pastas

1. Cappellini, 2. Spaghettini, 3. Spaghetti, 4. Spaghettoni, 5. Bucatini, 6. Bavette