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Manual Pasta Machines

What separates a great pasta machine from one that’s just good?

What We Learned

You can roll fresh pasta with a rolling pin and cut it into noodles with a knife, but pasta machines make the process faster and easier and the results more uniform. Although electric models are becoming more common, hand-cranked pasta machines are still the most prevalent and affordable options on the market.

To use one, you anchor the base to a table or counter and then turn a ...

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