Basic Homemade Pasta

Fresh hommade pasta

Preparation Time

Cook Time





Step 1:

  • 1.
  • Step 2:

  • in a medium sized bowl, combine flour and salt. Make a well in the flour, add the slightly beaten egg, and mix. Mixture should form a stiff dough. If needed, stir in 1 to 2 tablespoons water.
  • Step 3:

  • Step 4:

  • 2.
  • Step 5:

  • on a lightly floured surface, knead dough for about 3 to 4 minutes. With a pasta machine or by hand roll dough out to desired thickness. Use machine or knife to cut into strips of desired width.
  • Step 6:

  • Step 7:

  • too cook fresh pasta
  • Step 8:

  • Step 9:

  • bring a large pot of lightly salted water to the boil. Add the pasta, and cook for 2 to 3 minutes. Fresh pasta cooks very quickly. It will float to the surface when fully cooked. Drain, and use as desired.