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    Updated on Dec 31, 2019. Posted on Jan 11, 2018

    34 Must-Have Items For People Obsessed With Pasta

    Consider these part of your al dente arsenal.

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    Spoiler alert: everyone loves pasta. It's just the way the world works. When matched with the perfect sauce, herbs, and oils, you really can't beat a hearty plate of starchy goodness. That's why we've hunted down the most essential, unique, and reasonably priced items that every pasta lover needs to have in their kitchen.

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    Check out these picks below and get slurpin'.

    1. This boil-over splash guard, because who has the time to sit and watch something boil?

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    Just set it and forget it... but maybe set a timer, too?

    Get it at Jet for $7.99.

    2. This collapsible pasta drying rack that’s perfect for a crowded kitchen.

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    If you make your pasta from scratch, you’ll want something you don’t have to keep on the countertop once you’re finished, even if it is majestic in all of its branched glory.

    Get it at QVC.com for $39.99.

    3. This massive six-quart stock pot for when you are making enough rigatoni to feed the firehouse.

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    Perfect for that pasta party you’ve been meaning to throw for all two of your friends that still eat gluten.

    Get it at Jet.com for $9.99.

    4. This handy two-piece spadle set that might have some identity issues.

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    "Is it a spoon? Is it a ladle? It’s both!" Just think of it like a "Transformers" for carboholics.

    Get it at QVC.com for $19.99.

    5. This 8-inch wooden gnocchi board with all the right grooves.

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    Because unless you’re some weirdo who likes to indulge in naked pasta, you want your gnocchi to retain as much saucy goodness as possible.

    Get it at Jet.com for $6.49.

    6. This chopper/scraper with precise measurements so your fettuccine strands are nice and consistent.

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    It kind of looks like a weapon, but it's actually just a precise tool for serious deliciousness.

    Get it at Jet.com for $5.76.

    7. This homemade ravioli kit, because sometimes we just need to stuff some mushrooms into pockets of dough.

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    Every once and a while you get that craving for homemade ravioli. Even if it's at 2am. (We don't judge here.)

    Get it at Uncommon Goods for $30.

    8. These stackable bamboo storage containers.

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    They feature an airtight seal and are capable of holding 48 ounces of pasta. Plus they look like you have your life together.

    Get it at Jet for $39.99.

    9. This unique garlic grater that looks like a fossil.

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    Sometimes the only thing better than stoneware is practicality. Why settle for anything else?

    Get it at Uncommon Goods for $15.

    10. A floral 5-piece poppy round pasta set because you fancy AF.

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    Will the divine artistry have your guests asking for second helpings? Maybe, but just in case, try to make sure your pasta doesn’t suck.

    Get it at QVC.com for $25.49.

    11. This cowboy pasta measurement tool, partner.

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    Get it? It’s literally a spaghetti western! Pasta is always more enjoyable with a side of puns.

    Get it at Walmart for $5.99.

    12. This jumbo ravioli mold to fill with whatever your heart desires.

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    Because the only thing better than several small ravioli are several jumbo ravioli.

    Get it at Walmart for $22.44.

    13. This pasta machine with a stainless steel roller and hand crank, because obviously.

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    Fettuccine, spaghetti, linguini… oh, my. Crank it good and make it all, my friends. Mangia!

    Get it at Jet for $22.94.

    14. This "As Seen on TV" red copper pasta pot that is instantly recognizable as seen on TV.

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    Can you honestly say you’ve seen a red copper pasta pot anywhere else? No. You’ve seen it on TV, which makes it famous, which means it’s your obviously pot of choice.

    Get it at Walmart for $19.84.

    15. This quirky 4-in-1 pasta tool that does all the things.

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    This tool can measure portions, stir and separate pasta, serve your guests, and even grate cheese. What more do you need?

    Get it at QVC for $12.99.

    16. A 3-piece pasta roller and cutter set attachment for your favorite KitchenAid.

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    With the right tools your KitchenAid is basically unstoppable.

    Get it at QVC for $199.99.

    17. This stylish 5-piece nylon tool set from Rachael Ray.

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    Practical, sure, but check out those flashy stainless steel accents!

    Get it at QVC for $32.76.

    18. This Sam's Choice Italia pappardelle for when you just don't feel like starting from scratch.

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    Imported directly from Italy, so basically it's like a mini vacation you take with your mouth.

    Get it at Walmart for $3.28.

    19. A Primo pasta maker that can handle literally everything.

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    Every single thing you could possibly need to turn your kitchen into a trattoria.

    Get it at QVC for $59.

    20. A cavetelli maker that tells everyone this ain't your first rodeo.

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    Cavatelli literally translates to "little hollows," so now you can flex your pasta knowledge like a boss.

    Get it at Walmart for $25.27.

    21. This 2-piece stainless steel pasta basket set that you can display like a professional show-off.

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    Oh, are you still keeping regular strainers in a draw somewhere? That’s cute. We keep ours on hooks, and they’re more cylindrical, because the only thing that screams professional chef louder than an expensive set of knives are these two pasta baskets.

    Get it at Jet.com for $27.87.

    22. A very efficient dough divider to cut your prep time.

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    Five rollers all at once? Say no more.

    Get it at Walmart for $27.89.

    23. Some stainless steel dumpling and ravioli dough presses.

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    Try getting really serious and stuffing your ravioli with some creativity. These will make it quick and painless.

    Get it at Walmart for $12.49.

    24. This “I Could Eat a Horse Spaghetti Noodle Pasta Measurer Tool” with no further explanation.

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    FYI: We strongly enforce and encourage the eating of pasta over horses.

    Get it at Walmart for $14.57.

    25. Some retro pasta containers that prove nostalgia tastes best slathered in tomato sauce.

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    They measure in at six and eleven inches, so you'll be able to fit pretty much any pasta you want in 'em.

    Get it at Jet for $22.03.

    26. Or if you're looking for something more straightforward, these practical pasta holders.

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    Coolest feature? The cap even serves as a measuring tool. 🙌 🙌 🙌

    Get it at Jet for $15.99.

    27. Of course, if you like to keep it extra, this flashy one might be more suitable.

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    Topped with a brass handle and made from high-grade stainless steel. It's also lacquered to prevent it from tarnishing.

    Get it at Jet for $29.98.

    28. An adjustable oil pourer for your sloppy, heavy-handed pours.

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    Too much of a good thing can ruin a dish. (Trust us, we've been there.)

    Get it at Uncommon Goods for $15.

    29. This gorgeous stovetop and grill clay saucepan.

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    If most clay cookware can't be used directly on a heat source then you've just found the holy grail.

    Get it at Uncommon Goods for $75.

    30. A set of small stainless steel twisting forks.

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    Due to their size, these are mostly geared toward children. Wavy-edged tines ensure that noodles will wrap right around with ease!

    Get it at Jet for $20.46.

    31. This required reading called “Truly, Madly Pasta: The Ultimate Book for Pasta Lovers”.

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    Suitable for cooks new to the joys of pasta. Just don't drool on the pages.

    Get it at Walmart for $9.41.

    32. A "grow and infuse" olive oil kit to fill your adorable DIY heart.

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    Is there any better way to outdo your friendly neighborhood hipster? The kit comes with everything you need to infuse your own craft olive oil.

    Get it at Uncommon Goods for $40.

    33. This set of adjustable pot strainers to hack your dinner prep.

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    Collapsible strainers? Yes, please. A hinged design makes them fit most bowls and pots to make draining easy as pie. Plus they fold-up for storage.

    Get it at QVC for $14.96.

    34. A high-quality garlic keeper to house your cloves and keep your fridge stink-free.

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    This stoneware jar stays dry on the inside and protects cloves from light while keeping odors from escaping. Voila!

    Get it at QVC for $32.