Preparation time : 40 mins. + 1 hr. Resting time
This is homemade pasta dough recipe through which you can make any kind of pasta. You may also add food color to make colorful pasta. The dough can also be made flat using rolling pin but it needs lot of time and effort so it is better to use pasta machine.
2 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp salt
1. Beat eggs in a mixing bowl until become foamy in texture.
2. Add salt and beat again for just 2 mins.
3. Gradually add flour to the mixture and if you feel that the dough is still sticky than transfer it into the counter and knead well with the flour until become soft and smooth, it would take at least 20 mins.
4. After that cover the dough and leave it in kitchen for 1 hr.
5. Then make small pieces of sough and roll each of them to make a 2 in. square.
6. Coat the square dough with flour and insert into the pasta machine and run though it few times until dough would become thin or get the desired thickness.
7. After passing from the pasta machine cut the pasta into desired shape using your hands or simply make strips.
8. Spread the pasta on flat surface and cover using muslin cloth, leave it as it is until become completely dry.
9. Then wrap in plastic sheet and place at cold place. To cook pasta boil in water for just 2-3 mins and make delicious pasta recipes.