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Whole wheat pasta

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Peter McFerrin, Apr 19, 2006.

  1. This stuff is the real deal. I just cooked myself up a batch and I found that it:

    1. tastes better than regular pasta, and
    2. is a lot heavier on a calorie-for-calorie basis, so it fills you up faster and you eat less.

    With that and all the extra fiber and protein, I think I may never go back to regular pasta again.
  2. slaprock


    Dec 19, 2004
    tacoma, wa
    i never tried it, maybe i will sometime!
  3. It does taste good and it is good for you. Better than regular pasta. Friendly carbs. I started eating it about 8 weeks ago as part of my new work-out/diet routine. Highly recommended.
  4. DigMe


    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX
    Meh. Placenta is the new whole wheat.

  5. No_not_rly_owl.
  6. d8g3jdh

    d8g3jdh Guest

    Aug 9, 2005
    My god those owl pictures are annoying.

    And yes, whole wheat pasta is indeed awesome.
  7. Whole wheat pasta - three words...

    Ne As Tee.

    You guys are damn hippies.

  8. frenchrly.
  9. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    I enjoy whole wheat pasta. Doesn't taste much different, certainly easy to get used to!

    Unfortunately my school only serves the white stuff, so I go whole wheat back home.
  10. California's turning you into one a' them thar queers, boy. With yer goat and yer whole wheat pasta and yer "academics"

    edit: post 5150! VAN HALEN 4EVR
  11. And let's not forget my house near a gay bathhouse in a district with a gay councilman.

  12. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
    forget about all the healthy-shmealthy stuff about it, whole wheat pasta just tastes better, imo.
  13. canopener


    Sep 15, 2003
    Isle of Lucy
    I tried it, and it's too dry and grainy for me. I tried mixing it 50/50 with regular pasta and it wasn't bad, but I could still pick out the wheat.
  14. Good stuff!

    I had to give up on a lot of starchy foods and regular pasta was one of them. Whole Wheat rules.
  15. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Supporting Member

    Apr 12, 2001
    Olympia, WA
    Now try making your own. That's what we do.

  16. g00eY


    Sep 17, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    i'm eating pasta right now!!!!! it's so good (i got my wisdom teeth pulled a little less than a week ago and it's good to be eating real food again :))

    it's not wheat though :p

    i'm Chinese, and my family sometimes makes our own noodles. i'm not a fan of them, but they're alright.

    MAJOR METAL The Beagle Father Supporting Member

    Is it as good as spinach pasta ?
  18. Geoff St. Germaine

    Geoff St. Germaine Commercial User

    Since I first tried whole wheat I haven't gone back. The only other ones I eat are spinach pasta (like the Major mentioned) and sun-dried tomato pasta.
  19. DGbass70


    Jun 1, 2005
    Rochester N.Y.
    i had whole wheat pizza(dough) and it was really good.
    .........and more expensive too

    i'll have to check out the pasta
  20. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
    was it also more xtreme? :bassist:

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