Tasteratr: Dry Spaghetti
Good quality dried pasta tastes better, holds more sauce (because it is pushed through a rough bronze die) and is easier to cook to a perfect al-dente (cheapers brands turn mushy). We have tested most supermarket own brands and a selection of independent brands.
Here are the ones we rated:
*De Cecco Spaghetti 500g (£1.69 Ocado, Tesco)
**Tesco Finest Spaghetti 1kg (£2.59 Tesco)
***Coop Spaghetti Alla Chittara 500g (£1.69 Coop)
****Cav. Giuseppe Cocco Spaghetti (£2.85 Waitrose)
****Garofalo Traditional Dry Spaghetti 1kg (£3.69 Ocado)