Radiatori Pasta

Other Names:
Available throughout Italy and the world.
Made with:
Manufactured is made with water, salt and durum wheat and water.
Here we have Radiatori from 2 different manufacturers. Inspired by the front grills and radiators of race cares. The pasta on the right I think most provokes that image. Italy’s love of fast cars, of course, inspired Route as well as many other examples representing the machine age.  The one on the left looks more like indoor, warehouse cast iron radiators – not really what it was all about.
Various versions of Radiatori

Various versions of Radiatori

 Source: Encyclopedia of Pasta, Oretta Zanini De Vita, Univ of Calif. Press.


Photo Credit: Bill Rubino