Discover the infinite variety of this versatile ingredient - in simple traditional dishes or exciting new creations. With 101 delicious recipes, this indispensable kitchen-buddy has something for everyone and will appeal to all tastes for a mouth-watering eating experience. Contains recipes with a modern-Italian theme and with healthy and nutritious ingredients but doesn't forget the delectable delights of the classic Italian pasta dishes for those special occasions. Indispensable advice is given for the novice cook on cooking, serving and storing pasta, as well as a guide to making your own. The essential guide to easy-to-follow recipes for sauces, soups and salads through to vegetarian meals.