News > Short

How to eat: pasta salad

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

This month, How to Eat is tackling the pasta salad. Is mayonnaise ever an acceptable dressing? Should you ever opt for shop-bought? And is eating it ‘al desko' a big part of the problem? What is it about pasta salad that people find so triggering? “Nothing on this earth will ever lead me to make a pasta salad,” wrote Nigel Slater in 2006, describing the concept as “ disgusting ”. Almost 15 years later, its ability to summon the unbending militant in otherwise reasonable, mild-mannered food writers is undimmed. In May, Diana Henry tweeted: “Two words I do not want to hear together: PASTA...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Short      Shopping      Earth      Food      People      Pasta      Salad      American food and drink      Italian food and drink      Fast food  


Brentford vs Fulham, Championship play-off final 2020: live score and latest...

Brentford vs Fulham, Championship play-off final 2020: live score and latest updates

Read more ...

A massive explosion just devastated Beirut. Here's what the unbelievable...

A massive explosion just devastated Beirut. Here's what the unbelievable destruction looks like for people on the ground

A devastating explosion rocked Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, on Tuesday. The exact cause of the blast is unknown, but a senior Lebanese intelligence official said that he... Read more ...

Beirut explosion: Boris Johnson confirms British nationals were caught up in...

Beirut explosion: Boris Johnson confirms British nationals were caught up in huge blast

BORIS JOHNSON has confirmed British nationals were caught up in the aftermath of the huge Beirut explosion today. Read more ...

Beirut's day of destruction: Explosion lays waste to Lebanese capital

Beirut's day of destruction: Explosion lays waste to Lebanese capital

The industrial port that provides Lebanon with crucial trade routes was virtually flattened by the blast, which is believed by officials to have been caused at a warehouse... Read more ...

The Beirut explosion created a huge mushroom cloud and visible blast wave...

The Beirut explosion created a huge mushroom cloud and visible blast wave, but nuclear weapons experts say it wasn't an atomic blast. Here's why

A explosion at a port rocked the Lebanese capital city of Beirut on Tuesday, killing at least dozens of people. As videos of the explosion spread across social media sites... Read more ...

Foreign Office says of British embassy workers suffered...

Foreign Office says of British embassy workers suffered 'non-life-threatening' injuries in Beirut

A Foreign Office spokesperson said a small number of staff sustained non-life threatening injuries in the explosion and are receiving medical attention where necessary. Read more ...

Doctors warn of a devastating toll on non-virus patients who face delays in...

Doctors warn of a devastating toll on non-virus patients who face delays in diagnosis and care 

Those suffering from cancer, heart conditions, strokes, diabetes and lung disease are among the worst affected by delays to their diagnosis and care, a survey of senior doctors... Read more ...

'A special man'. tributes paid to TV presenter Brian Black after he dies in...

'A special man'. tributes paid to TV presenter Brian Black after he dies in car plunge tragedy at harbour

The Co Down village of Strangford was left reeling on Tuesday night following the tragic death of former UTV environmental journalist Brian Black. Read more ...

Rafael Nadal pulls out of US Open over coronavirus fears

Rafael Nadal pulls out of US Open over coronavirus fears

Read more ...

Facebook removes pro-Trump campaign ad containing false information about...

Facebook removes pro-Trump campaign ad containing false information about Joe Biden

Facebook removed a pro-Donald Trump campaign ad because it contained false information about Joe Biden but has left up a doctored video that makes Speaker Nancy Pelosi appear... Read more ...