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Patricia, I've used a Kitchen Aid pasta machine; it is very easy on the body and produces nice results after a little practice. It was easy to make delicious spaghetti, fettuccine, and ravioli noodles. You can made spinach, squash, tomato, or other vegetable flavors. Lots of fun!
I used a hand cranked one, too, and it was easy, but that was 20 years ago. I do not think I could use one now. It took about three hours from start to finish and I don't like to spend that much time in the kitchen these days.
My instructions were to not wash the machines, but remove all the dough and as much of the flour as you can by wiping it with a brush.
"Never wash the machine with water or in the dishwasher. Clean the machine after every use with a brush (included with most pasta makers) or a small specialty wooden rod. The simplest way to clean is to let the residue on the machine dry. It will then brush off easily."
I used a drying rack and I like the results better than laying out on a towel; they can be purchased or improvised.
pasta drying racks
No help from me either. I'm sure Daniel would know (sad face).
Patricia - I've used a hand crank version of one for years and it's great.
can't help you there. You could ask a Pastafarian...
Thinking of purchasing a pasta machine......manual, automatic.....???
Does anyone here use one & have a preference? I'm researching, but get so many comments on both that are for & against......*sigh*.
Happy Pi Day! (3/14)
(even if West Coast folks might read this a little early...)
I don't know the average age a Honduran dies, but their diet must be a factor. However delicious their food is, it's heavy on all the wrong things--grains (rice, corn, wheat) and legumes (beans). And boy do they have a sweet tooth! Not only rich breads and desserts, but they're addicted to colas. Coke and Pepsi are ubiquitous. Little wonder my son-in-law weighs 300 lbs and his 15 yr old daughter close to 200 lbs. Sad. At least my daughter remains thin.
No, as my late mum in law used to say, aging ain't for sissies.
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