Introduction: Pasta From Scratch

Picture of Pasta From Scratch

10 Easy Steps to making pasta from Scratch. 

Follow us on tumblr or on twitter @scratchfoodblog

Step 1: Flour Well

Picture of Flour Well
  • Pour 2 cups of flour into a mound. 
  • Create a well with your fist 
  • Crack 3 eggs in the center
  • Add a pinch of salt and tsp of olive oil

Step 2: Whisk Eggs

Picture of Whisk Eggs

Whisk the eggs with a fork. Gradually incorporate the flour.

Step 3: Whisk Until It Is All Incorporated.

Picture of Whisk Until It Is All Incorporated.

Step 4: Knead the Dough With Your Hands and Form Into a Ball

Picture of Knead the Dough With Your Hands and Form Into a Ball

Let it rest for a few minutes. 

Step 5: Flatten With a Rolling Pin

Picture of Flatten With a Rolling Pin

Step 6: Pasta Roller

Picture of Pasta Roller

Roll the pasta dough through the pasta roller on the highest number.

Step 7: Almost There!

Picture of Almost There!

Gradually reduce the number as you roll (fold the pasta sheet over a couple times in the process)

Step 8: Cutting Dough Into Pasta

Picture of Cutting Dough Into Pasta

Once you’ve rolled it through the lowest number, cut it with the linguine option.

Step 9: Don't Clump Them Together!

Picture of Don't Clump Them Together!

Keep strands separated on a type of rack so the pasta doesn’t clump together.

Step 10: Cooking the Pasta

Picture of Cooking the Pasta
Boil in salty water until the linguine floats to the top. 
  • Add sauce of your choosing. 
  • Garnish with fresh basil and fresh parmesan. 


artfulann (author)2013-07-05

Nice! Working on having that kind of pasta with our pasta machine. Thanks for the advice.

About This Instructable




Add instructable to: