Italian cuisine is growing more and more popular with home chefs who are either first timers or experienced ones therefore there is no surprise to the sudden up rise in new innovative designs with pasta machines. Companies such as Imperia work hard to build pasta machines that are not only durable but also meets their customers needs. With the KitchenAid KPEXTA stand mixer pasta extruder attachment, both home chefs and culinary wonders are able to experience a whole new pasta making world. Because of this innovative design, making pasta has never been easier! Its design is so evolutionary that the experience of making pasta at home has never been this fun and people around the world are starting to get in tune to this latest craze.
The KitchenAid KPEXTA stand mixer pasta extruder attachment is made to simplify the pasta cooking experience.
Weighing about five pounds, this pasta extruder can easily mount to the KitchenAid dtand mixer.
Some of this product’s features are:
- The attachments that come with this pasta extruder allow cooks to experience authentic Italian cuisine in the comfort of their own homes.
- Has the ability to create six different kinds of pasta easily by interchanging the six different kinds of plates that are available with this product.
- Very sturdy outer plastic housing.
- Ease in maintenance with the inclusion of the cleaning brush, pasta ring, combo tools, recipes, wrench, auger and hook.
- Made in Italy
Not only is this attachment easy to use, it is also very easy to clean as the parts are detachable from the actual sturdy plastic housing. The included cleaning brush helps cleans the parts properly to ensure the product lasts longer than expected. The six different plates included with this attachment can be used to make six different pastas such as rigatoni, spaghetti, bucatini, fusilli, and two sizes of macaroni. Other pasta machines do not offer this much variety in making pasta,
which is why the KitchenAid KPEXTA stand mixer pasta extruder attachment is popular amongst different types of people such as:
- Home chefs
- Culinary wonders
- First time pasta chefs
There are many advantages of using this product. Not only does it allow for pasta making to be a fun experience it does this with the simplicity of the design. To make perfect pasta, all you need to do is feed the pasta dough into the machine through the auger and you are also able to control the speed by simply adjusting the machine. It is basically just a simple product to use!
One of the disadvantages though that it only makes tube pasta and it doesn’t allow creativity to make shell shaped pastas or flat pasta to be used in making lasagna for example. Also, there are times that the dough needs to be forced back in by pushing the dough back into the machine, but nevertheless the overall product is still worth the cost.
Naturally, machines are made to help people do their jobs easier, but it does not mean it is perfect. The KitchenAid KPEXTA stand mixer pasta extruder may have some flaws, but if you look at the machine as a whole, its advantages are greater than its disadvantages.