I really love the whimsical playfulness of some italian pasta names,
Like Mezze Maniche, it literally translates to half sleeves as in, the short sleeves of a tee shirt.
A perfect shape to represent summertime,
and tossed with fresh local zucchini, sage and a touch of salsa pomodoro.
and, more summer fun pasta,
Bucatini, with basil-parsley pesto..
Fusilli, with ragu Bolognese!