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Fresh pasta dough Recipe

Fresh pasta dough Recipe
  • 1

    Tip the flour into a bowl or onto the table. Make a well in the centre. Whisk the eggs and pour into the well and mix in a circular motion with a fork. Keep mixing to gradually draw in the flour from the sides of the well until the eggs have taken in all the flour and the mixture forms a 'ball'. (You may need a little extra beaten egg, water or olive oil).

  • 2

    Continue to work the flour and egg together with one hand until you have a soft but not sticky dough. Knead the dough until smooth, only using a little flour on the work surface if absolutely necessary.

  • 3

    Wrap in clingfilm and leave to rest at room temperature for at least 15 minutes.

  • 4

    Once the pasta is rested, dust the work surface with flour and roll the pasta ball into a rectangular shape using a rolling pin. Roll it to a thickness of about 3mm.

  • 5

    Set the pasta rolling machine to zero and roll the pasta through the machine twice. Fold the pasta in half, adjust the machine to setting number 1 and roll the pasta through twice again. Repeat this process at every setting until you reach the required thickness of the pasta.

Chef's tip

«If you can't get hold of 00 flour then just use strong bread flour. »

Easy to make fresh pasta recipe using Tipo 00 flour and eggs.

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  • Preparation  15mins
  • Cooking time  3mins
  • Rest time  30mins

  • Difficulté  Easy

Ingredients for people

  • 00 pasta flour : 200 g
  • Whole egg(s) : 2 whole
  • Egg yolk(s) : 2 whole
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