Quiz: If You Can Get 10/15 On This Pasta Test, You've Got Italian Roots!

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Only a true Italian will be able to ace this quiz about all things pasta! Do you know the types of pasta, sauces, and Italian dishes well enough?

 Jun 24, 2017
1 of 10Choose Your Answer!
This pasta is like spaghetti but flatter...
angel hair
fusili
linguine
2 of 10Choose Your Answer!
What is "pasta carbonara"?
low-carb pasta
pasta with an overcooked sauce
pasta with eggs, cheese, pepper and bacon
3 of 10Pick Your Answer!
What kind of pasta is shaped like a bow-tie?
Penne
Farfalle
Spaghetti
4 of 10Pick Your Answer!
True or False: Italians put meatballs on spaghetti?
False
True
5 of 10Choose Your Answer!
Which of the following is NOT a filled pasta?
tortellini
rottini
ravioli
6 of 10Choose Your Answer!
Which of the following is NOT a type of pasta?
pappardelle
farfalle
bruschetta
7 of 10Choose Your Answer!
This type of pasta is traditionally served with Alfredo sauce:
farfalle
fettuccine
angel hair
8 of 10Pick Your Answer!
What is the literal meaning of "al dente"?
melt in your mouth
raw
to the tooth
9 of 10Pick Your Answer!
If pasta is cooked al dente, it is:
on the softer side (more cooked)
perfectly in the middle of soft and hard
on the harder side (less cooked)
10 of 10Pick Your Answer!
Which pasta is shaped like a cork screw?
rigatone
penne
fusilli
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