It’s weekend time!!! Want to have some parties with your family and friends with the tasty Italian cuisine, huh? Beside the crispy crust pizzas with a mountain of toppings, you can make other signature dish at home with the truly Italian taste. And there is nothing better than a pot of pasta with melted cheese along with other ingredients.
However, you would like to get the real sense when making these food by yourself, but not for ordering from the restaurants or reheating the prefabricate food. Thus, how can we make pasta with taste like the gourmet at home even when you don’t have much knowledge about it?
I’m here to help you deal with the hassle. If you want to make pasta at home quickly but well tasted, a pasta machine will be a must-have tool for you to do that. And I will share with you my collection of superb quality pasta makers that I’m devoted all my time and effort to creating it.
1. Philips Avance Pasta Maker
Thanks to the advanced engineering and strong material as well as the great design, this machine can exert approximately 1600-pound force on the dough, which not only enables a faster processing in only 15 minutes with the result of 1 pound of fresh pasta but also ensures that perfect texture and taste of your pasta.
Just press on the start button, all the process of mixing, kneading and extruding is operated automatically at the same time so that your cooking time is significantly saved compared with the manually process.
Moreover, the tool comes with 4 default shaping disks to help you make various types of pasta like spaghetti, penne, fettuccini and lasagna regarding to your preferences. Plus, you can add vegetable juices through the lid for flavored and colorful pasta instead of the boring common egg-color one.
On the top of that, the utensil has a great one-push designed tools matching with shaping disks (spaghetti and fettuccini) to help you clean easily. When you purchase the machine, there will be measuring cup as well as the recipe booklet providing ingredients for over 20 pasta/noodles dishes with the taste as gourmet.
There is a smart drawer at the bottom of the implement to conveniently store the disks when they are not in use. Notice that you mustn’t pour the water into mixing chamber before turning on the machine because this will cause an intense damage and malfunction to it.
2. KitchenAid KSMPRA 3-Piece Pasta Roller & Cutter Attachment Set
The tool features the stainless steel roller and cutters for smooth rolling and mainstreamed cutting of pasta dough. Besides, the material is super tough and durability that can last for a lifetime for rising to the challenge. These ones also guarantee to provide you with clean contacts with your pasta doughs so that you will feel more secure when using the tool.
Moreover, the roller can give you 6” sheets of pasta along with 8 options of thickness to suit with your preference. And, the brand offer you with two cutters as I mentioned above, which includes one for spaghetti and the other for fettuccini. The package also consists of a specialize brush to help you clean the implement easier.
Plus, the roller and cutters can be removed for storing and cleaning process. These ones have mirror finish so that it can shine impeccably over time.
3. Marcato Atlas Pasta Machine, Made in Italy, Chrome, Includes Pasta Cutter, Hand Crank, and Instructions
The product is completely made of chrome with the properties of rust resistance and anti-bacteria to make sure that your pasta will be utterly clean and safe to your health. Plus, the material has no reaction to your pasta so that it will not taste like metal surely.
When you purchase the tool, there will be a hand crank and clamp accompanied to help you start the process. You need to plug the clamp in to lock the tool with tabletop to make sure that it will stay firmly at a place when you are concentrating on the hand task. After installing the hand crank, you can start the process with the first step of mixing flour.
Besides, the machine consists of one roller with 10 thicknesses (0.6 to 4.8 millimeter) and two cutters for spaghetti and fettuccini, but if you would like to make more types of pasta, you can buy other cutters from this brand also. For some advices, before rolling or cutting your pasta, you should sprinkle over it with some flour to help the operation smoother.
If you are not very interested with the chrome material, I can give you another choice for the stainless steel one with the OxGord Pasta Maker Machine.
4. Electric Pasta Maker- Imperia Pasta Presto Non-stick Machine w 2 Cutters and 6 Thickness Settings
The tool is completely made of commercial-grade stainless steel with great strength and durability to be always ready for challenges. Plus, the material is absolutely safe to your health because it can resist rust and bacteria definitely over time.
Besides, there are 2 built-in cutters for tagliatelle and fettuccini to diversify your choice of pasta made to cheer with your family. These cutters have clean and so sharp blades to give you mainstreamed cuts and thanks to the integrated motor, your pasta are made and cut faster to save more time.
You can adjust 6 different thickness so that there will be various sizes of your pasta from large to smaller, from thicker to thinner regarding to your preference and the dishes you want to cook. Moreover, it is guaranteed to be non-stick that the operation will be smoother and it is less likely to have cracking or breakage.
5. Imperia Pasta Maker Machine – Heavy Duty Steel Construction w Easy Lock Dial and Wood Grip Handle- Model 150 Made in Italy
Besides, the tool also has two cutters for spaghetti and fettuccini to give you more choices when making noodles at home. The whole utensil is made of chromed plated steel which is super tough and durable that can be long lasting to take on heavy duty. Plus, this material is utterly safe to your health because it can resist rust and bacteria very well so that your pasta will be absolutely clean to enjoy.
Moreover, the product has a steady clamp to keep it stay firmly at a place during operation. The wooden hand crank is designed ergonomically to make sure that you will hole it comfortably even though you may do for a long time.
After using, you just need to clean it with hot water and wipe with dry and clean cloth. Then, your machine will shine flawlessly like the brand new one and be ready for the next challenge. Notice that before rolling or cutting your pasta doughs, you should scatter some flour on it the create a smooth process.
6. Gourmia GPM100 Electric PastaMazing Pasta Maker Includes 6 Discs and 2 Measuring Cups
The tool is super convenient and useful that can save you more time and effort because you just need to add the ingredients, choose a shaping disk and let the machine do the rest of the work. This will make your cooking process much easier and simpler just with one press.
Besides, the product works with such high efficiency that you can get your results within 5 minutes from the start to finish. This can be made due to super strong discrete motor functionality which can generate a great forge to extrude the pizza doughs with the perfect texture and taste.
More than that, there are 6 shaping disks accompanied so that you can make various types of pasta from fresh spaghetti to creamy fettuccini without any difficulties. Plus, the mixing bowl is removable to help the cleaning process with worry free. There is also a compartment at the bottom to store the disks and can save more space in your kitchen drawer.
However, you should notice that the tool run on the 110V electricity which is not very much common thing in most places. Thus, to use it, you have to buy a transformer to turn the 220V electricity in to 110V one to be compatible with the tool.
7. SAILNOVO Pasta Maker Machine, Stainless Steel Noodles Cutter with Clamp for Spaghetti Lasagna Tagliatelle
Besides, the machine measures totally 12”x10.5”x7” and weighs about 6.3 pounds, which means it is much smaller and lighter than the counterparts in it class, so you can easily carry and move it around. And, the implement has two sharp cutting blades with different sizes: 2.0mm (vermicelli) and 4.5mm (fettuccini) along with the pasta roller being available in 6 thicknesses to provide you with thicker and thinner pasta.
Moreover, there is a sturdy clamp to lock it with the tabletop so that it can stay firmly at a place during operation. And, the crank handle is well fitted to your hand to give you a comfortable feeling when holding it. Besides, you can remove both of them and the cutting blade to save more space when storing the machine.
Notice that you should sprinkle some flour on the pasta doughs before rolling and cutting your pasta so that the process will run more smoothly and reduce the risk of breaking.
8. Gourmia GPM500 Complete Craft Electric Pasta Maker for Regular, Gluten Free and Whole Wheat Pasta, 8 Discs Included- Includes Free Recipe Book – 110V
I have to say that the Gourmia is very subtle and know their customers inside out that their main concept focuses on the clearness. The reason I say that is it also has the transparent lid like the sixth product above to help you see all the operation inside.
The machine is ultimately efficient and convenient that all the process is integrated in one only. Thus, you just need to add the ingredients, choose the shaping disk you like and press the button. After that, the pasta will come out within 5-10 minutes.
Plus, there are also functional button to manage each section of the process such as: mix, extrude and fan for drying the pasta, which implies that you can use all or only part of those regarding to your choice. It also has a timer button to help you preset the time.
Moreover, this one is designed for the vertical extrusion with the view to minimizing bending or breaking. And the finished pasta comes out downwards, so the cracking is less likely to happen. What’s more? The tool has up to 6 compatible shaping discs to help you make various types of pasta.
After using, you can remove all parts and easily use the hot water to clean them and wipe them with dry cloth. Notice that if you want to run the machine, you should use the transformer to change the 220V electricity into 110V one.
9. Marcato Atlas Ravioli Pasta Cutter Attachment, Made in Italy, Stainless Steel, Works with Atlas Pasta Machine
To get true pasta at home, you cannot lack a right pasta cutter. And if you would like to make more types of pasta rather than only on boring spaghetti, you should take a look at these cutters of the Marcato.
The brand offers to you with 7 attachments to help you make from spaghetti to ravioli. All of attachments have the relatively same size of 1.5”x2”, which is greatly fitted to Marcato Atlas 150 pasta machine as I mentioned above. Thus, if you lack any of them or yours may be broken down, you can get a new one immediately to continue your pasta passion.
Besides, the material used for making these tools is completely food-grade stainless steel with high rust resistance and bacteria prevention. More than that, it is super tough and strong that can last for a lifetime to take on heavy duty.
Moreover, the cutter is so sharp that can give you neat and clean cuts. Thus, even for the great amount of pasta needed to cheer with your family and friends, the tool still finishes in as a short period of time as possible.
Notice that you shouldn’t wash these with water or in dishwasher because it can destroy your tools promptly, but you can clean with a brush or wooden rod.
The time and effort you spent on my devoted work is truly my happiness. Although I cannot provide you with all the information of this product line, these pasta makers still drop some basic and precious knowledge in your mind. I hope that this collection can somewhat help you choose the best pasta maker for your kitchen and keep you stay away from “heart-attack” junks.
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