Ain’t nothin’ wrong with a little spaghetti, but the wide world of pasta has so many varieties to offer, and they are begging to be eaten. If you want to explore some of the more interesting shapes, but aren’t sure where to start, Real Simple has just the graphic for you.
This super helpful chart not only explains what the various pasta names mean, but provides an illustration and tells you how you should be eating them. But the fun doesn’t end there. Once you’ve worked your way through all the options on this graphic, continue your pasta education with this encyclopedia-like chart of pasta shapes.
Pasta Shapes, Explained [Real Simple]