Faella Linguine’s have a thin flat shape, and are great with any preparation. Just like their cousins Trenette, they are an ideal pairing for many Italian pasta dishes, especially our favorite Pesto Genovese. Pasta Faella is crafted according to tradition in the legendary birthplace of Italian dried pasta, Gragnano. This pasta is real Italian pasta at its best. When cooked, these Linguine Trenette fill the room with the intense aroma of freshly baked bread and toasted grain. Their slightly rough, porous texture creates an ideal surface for collecting sauces, and their consistency is firm and chewy - just be sure to cook it al dente to fully savor its flavor and texture! The hard durum semola flour used to make Linguine Faella is 100% Italian semola di grano duro. ...read more
Since 1907 pasta Faella is made in Gragnano, in Campania from nothing but the highest quality semola flour and pristine spring waters from the Lattari Mountains. The pasta is extruded through traditional bronze dies created specifically for each shape, and is air dried naturally for 25/30 hours - unlike industrial pasta that is dried in less than an hour at high temperatures in electric ovens. Pasta Faella, instead, is a classic artisanal pasta that is easily digested and gives a great sense of satiety.