Paccheri giganti

Paccheri giganti

Artisan giant pasta

Campania’s cuisine has its origins from the cultural contaminations during about two thousand years of dominations, from the first Greek and Roman influences, through the glorious reigns of France and Spain. Campanian culinary art became rich in different flavors and developed them, while emphasizing the ancient traditions of its people.

Artisan pasta manufacturing is the flagship of Campania region. The world-famous Campanian shapes of pasta, which are now appreciated all over the world, were inspired by numerous aspects of everyday life, from the most flourishing Courts to the simplicity of common citizens.

Bella Italia Regionali Giant Pasta is a unique line of selected artisan giant cuts from Campania region, home of the greatest “Maestri Pastai”, the renowned Neapolitan pasta makers since the 16th Century. Made according to the traditional pasta making techniques, for the most authentic flavor.

Today our Giant Pasta is made by bronze die extrusion to preserve a rough texture and a porous surface, both perfect to catch pasta sauce wonderfully.

  • No GMO
    No
  • Vegan
    Yes
  • Kosher
    Yes
  • Vegetarian
    Yes
  • Cooking time
    19-20'
  • Weight
    500g
  • Shape
    Bella Italia

Shape

Paccheri Giganti is a large-sized, wide pasta tubes. The name derives from the Neapolitan word “pacchero”, which means slap. According to a funny story of when this pasta was first made, the large cut literally slaps the face when put in the mouth too quickly, hence the unusual yet hilarious name.

PAIRING SUGGESTION

Paccheri Giganti pasta is perfect to prepare one of the best traditional Campanian recipes: the legendary “Paccheri alla Genovese”, a rich meat-based sauce made with tender sliced onions and an aromatic mixture of chopped carrots and celery. One of a kind!

This product is available in USA, Australia, Canada, EU and Rest of the World

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