Fasta Pasta

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The Original Fasta Pasta

Spaghetti, Linguini and Fettuccini

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Regular Wheat and Whole Grain
Serving Size 1 2 3 4
Measure (lid holes) 1 2 2+1 2+2
Water Level 1 2 3 4
Cooking time in Minutes
Spaghetti-Regular 12-13 13-14 14-15 15-16
Spaghetti-Thin 11-12 12-13 13-14 14-15
Spaghetti-Angel Hair 7-8 8-9 9-10 10-11
Linguini 12-13 13-14 14-15 15-16
Fettuccini 13-14 14-15 15-16 16-17

Macaroni

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Regular Wheat and Whole Grain
Serving Size 1 2 3 4
Measure (cups) 1/2 1 1 1/2 2
Water Level 2 2 4 4
Cooking Time 10 10 10 10
Stir (then cook for) 4 4 5 5

Spaghetti, Lasagna

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
9-Noodles are required for a 9" x 13" dish. Cook 9-noodles water level 4 for 16-18 minutes

Tortellini (dry)

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 1 2 3 4
Measure (cups 3/4 1 1/2 2 1/4 3
Water Level 2 2 4 4
Cooking Time 10 10 10 10
Stir (then cook for) 5-6 5-6 6-7 6-7

Ravioli (frozen)

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 1 2 3
Measure (pieces) 9 18 27
Water Level 2 3 4
Cooking Time 6-7 8-9 10-11

Tortellini (fresh)

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
2 servings (9 oz.) water level3, cook time (10-11)

Ravioli (fresh)

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
2 servings (9 0z.) water level 3, cook time (10-11)

Fusilli (long)

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 1 2 3 4
Measure (Oz) 2 4 6 8
Water Level 1 2 3 4
Cooking Time 14-15 15-16 16-17 16-17

Egg Noodle

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 1 2 3 4
Measure (Cups) 1 2 3 4
Water Level 1 3 4 4
Cooking Time 7-8 9-10 11-12 13-14

Penne, Rotini, Rigatoni, Mosteccioli

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Regular Wheat and Whole Grain
Serving Size 1 2 3 4
Measure (Cups) 3/4 1 1/2 2 1/4 3
Water Level 2 3 4 4
Cooking Time 10 10 10 10
Stir (then cook for) 5 6 7 7

Gluten Free

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Regular Wheat and Whole Grain
Serving Size 1
Measure (Cups) 1
Water Level 1
Cooking Time 12
Cold Water Rinse YES

Shell Pasta (small)

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 1 2 3 4
Measure (Cups) 3/4 1 1/2 2 1/4 3
Water Level 2 2 4 4
Cooking Time 12-13 13-14 14-15 15-16

Shell Pasta (medium)

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 1 2 3 4
Measure (Cups) 3/4 1 1/2 2 1/4 3
Water Level 2 2 4 4
Cooking Time 13-14 14-15 15-16 16-17

Shell Pasta (Jumbo)

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Measure (pieces) 12
Water Level 4
Cooking Time 16-17

Vegetables

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Vegetable Quantity Water Level Cooking Time Notes
Broccoli 2 cups 4 5-6 min Vegetables must be covered with water.
Green Beans 12 oz. 4 7-8 min
Asparagus 25 stalks/spears 2 7-8 min
Butternut Squash 1/2" squares 3 12-13 min
Potatoes 2 large; quartered 3-4 12-13 min

Rice

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Rice Quantity Water Level Cooking Time Notes
Brown 1 cup 3 28 min When done place lid on cooker. Let sit for 5-10 min.
White (Sushi or small grain) 1 cup 2 17 min
White (medium grain) 1 cup 2 16 min
White (long grain) 1 cup 2 17 min

Miscellaneous

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Miscellaneous Quantity Water Level Cooking Time Notes
Ramen 1 Pkg. 1 Pkg. 1 6 min Crumble Ramen evenly in cooker. After cooking add seasoning packet & stir.
Ramen (2 Pkgs.) 2 Pkg. 3 6 min. stop. Stir & cook 2 more min.
Rice Noodle (wide) (makes 4 servings) 8 oz. 2 10 min For less starch, rinse after cooking.
Rice Noodle (Thin) (makes 4 servings) 2.25 oz. 4 6-7 min First, gently break apart noodles. For less starch, rinse after cooking

Orzo

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 1 2 3 4 NOTE: Orzo is small strain carefully
Measure Cups 1/3 2/3 1 1 1/3
Water Level 1 2 3 4
Cooking Time 10-11 11-12 12-13 13-14

Gnocchi

For Use with Original Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 1 2 3 NOTE: If Frozen, add 2 mins to cooking time
Measure Cups 1 2 3
Water Level 1 2 3
Cooking Time 6-7 7-8 8-9

Fasta Pasta Family Size

Fresh Tortellini

For Use with Family Size Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 2 4 6
Measure (Cups) 2 4 6
Water Level 4 4 6
Cooking Time 10-11 11-12 12-13

Fresh Ravioli

For Use with Family Size Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 2 4 6
Measure (Cups) 2 4 6
Water Level 4 4 6
Cooking Time 11-12 12-13 14-15

Penne, Rotini, Rigatoni, Mosteccioli

For Use with Family Size Fasta Pasta
Regular Wheat and Whole Grain
Serving Size 2 4 6 8
Measure (Cups) 1.5 3 4.5 6
Water Level 4 4 6 6
Cooking Time 10 10 10 10
Stir (then cook for) 6 7 8 9

Macaroni

For Use with Family Size Fasta Pasta
Regular Wheat and Whole Grain
Serving Size 2 4 6 8
Measure (Cups) 1 2 3 4
Water Level 2 4 6 6
Cooking Time 10 10 10 10
Stir (then cook for) 4 5 6 7

Frozen Ravioli

For Use with Family Size Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 2 4 6
Measure (Pieces) 18 36 54
Water Level 4 5 6
Cooking Time 8-9 12-13 16-17

Egg Noodle

For Use with Family Size Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 2 4 6 8
Measure (Cups) 2 4 6 8
Water Level 4 4 6 8
Cooking Time 9-10 11-12 13-14 15-16

Small Shell Pasta

For Use with Family Size Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 2 4 6 8
Measure (Cups) 1.5 3 4.5 6
Water Level 2 4 6 8
Cooking Time 13-14 15-16 17-18 19-20

Medium Shell Pasta

For Use with Family Size Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 2 4 6 8
Measure (Cups) 1.5 3 4.5 6
Water Level 2 4 6 8
Cooking Time 14-15 16-17 17-18 19-20

Large Shell Pasta

For Use with Family Size Fasta Pasta
Serving Size 2 4 6
Measure (Cups) 2 4 6
Water Level 4 6 8
Cooking Time 15-16 17-18 19-20