Capellini Pasta

Other Names:
Capelli d´angelo (Angel Hair)
Capelvenere (Venus’ Hair)
Sopra Capellini
Liguria, Popular throughout Italy. In Italy, it’s better known as Fidelini but outside of the country, it’s mostly marketed as Capellini.
Made with:
Homemade Capellini is made with eggs & durum wheat. Manufactured is made with water, salt, and durum wheat.
About: Capellini literally means “thin hair”, it is a very thin variety of Italian pasta. Like spaghetti, it is rod-shaped, in the form of long strands, and thinner than vermicelli.
Capelli d´angelo (Angel Hair)
literally means angel hair and is an even thinner variant of Capellini.
assorted long pastas

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

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I don't have many canapes here. The ones I share are super quick, very tasty and most of all tasty. Your guests will appreciate the effort.

A Quick Note

I wanted to take a minute to say that I do try and weigh as many of the ingredients as I can. I think it helps make recipe results more consistent. Of course professional bakers even measure liquids by weight. I don't mind pulling out my little digital scale when I need to.