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Before you pick out a pasta for dinner tonight, think about what sauce you're craving. Different pasta shapes lend themselves better to different pasta sauces and these perfect pairings will ensure the perfect bite.

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Rethink Your Pasta

Instead of the usual penne or macaroni, try stuffed pasta like ravioli, tortellini or pierogi in a pasta salad.

Dress Up Your Pasta

Take a tip from the restaurant world and top your pasta with a dollop of ricotta instead of the usual parmesan.

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