Pasta Dishes Around the World: 8 Noodles Not From Italy or East Asia

pasta dishes around the world
pasta dishes around the world

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Italy and Asia unarguably have the pasta market cornered. The slightest mention of noodles usually conjures up images of spaghetti coated in red sauce or heaping plates of chow mein. But, while those two are duking it out to decide who invented the starchy favorite, other countries lay claim to their own unique variations on pasta dishes. Here are eight such examples.

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