Simply Perfect Pasta®Step 1 Select Number of Servings2 Servings: 1/3 Box Pasta, 2 qt. Water, 1 tsp Salt3 Servings: 1/2 Box Pasta, 3 qt. Water, 2 tsp Salt6 Servings: Full Box Pasta, 5 qt. Water, 1 Tbsp SaltStep 2 Pick Your Time/FirmnessAl dente: 6 MinutesFirm: 7 MinutesTender: 8 MinutesStep 3 Cooking Directions1. Bring water to a rapid boil. To add flavor and reduce stickiness, add salt (optional).2. Add pasta and stir; return to rapid boil.3. Cook uncovered, stirring occasionally.4. Drain well. Serve as desired.
Maintaining Perfect PastaTo keep cooked pasta fresh for later use, toss with a small amount of olive oil and refrigerate.