Special short cylindrical shape

Name’s origin: The term comes from Maccheroni. All over the world Maccheroni are synonym of Pasta. We don’t know exactly from which word comes this term: it could come from the Latin maccare (to squash) or from the Greek makaria (a dish with barley meal and broth); or from the Greek makarios (happy) because of the happiness you feel eating the Maccheroni; or from mageiros, a Greek word that means kneader cook

Shape’s origin: Campania

Cooking suggestions: Perfect for tomato sauces

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Short Pasta

Cod. Prod. 100A21

10 min