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How Much Salt Do You Really Need To Add To Pasta Water?

  • Category news
  • Definition HD
  • Resolution 1280 x 720
  • Duration 00:00:49
  • Year 2018
  • Language English

How Much Salt Do You Really Need To Add To Pasta Water?

According to Lifehacker, every delicious pasta dish starts with well-seasoned water. While almost all pasta recipes instruct you to salt the cooking water, few of them say how much salt to add. Salting to taste is a true culinary skill, and it starts by estimating salt quantities based on the size of the pot being used. For a three- or four-quart saucepan, one heaping tablespoon of table salt is perfect.

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