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This Is Gordon Ramsay's Untraditional Way Of Cooking Pasta

Warning: untraditional pasta cooking ahead.

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Everyone knows how to cook pasta...

You boil salted water, throw your pasta in, cook it until al dente, and drain it.
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You boil salted water, throw your pasta in, cook it until al dente, and drain it.

But what if I told you you've been doing it all wrong?

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According to restaurateur, TV host, and foul-mouthed chef Gordon Ramsay, there's a much better way of cooking pasta.

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So pay attention!

In a video, Chef Ramsay gave a full step-by-step:

Start off by seasoning cold water with salt and olive oil* and bring to a rolling boil.

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*Get ready Italians, it only gets crazier...

Add pasta and turn once it begins to "melt."

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His words...

Taste the pasta. It's done once it's tender, but still firm when bitten (AKA al dente).

Here's where it gets crazy...

Drain the pasta and season with one tablespoon olive oil, salt, and freshly cracked black pepper.

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That's right people, Gordon's secret to perfect pasta is seasoning AFTER cooking it.

There you have it — Gordon Ramsay's secret to making "perfect" pasta. Watch the whole video below and judge for yourself.

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Sorry not sorry, Italy...

  1. So, what do you think of Gordon's untraditional method?

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    If Gordon says it's the best way, then it's the best way.
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    It's worth a try.
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    This is a DISGRACE to Italian cooking! MOVE OVER, GORDON.
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So, what do you think of Gordon's untraditional method?
  1.  
    vote votes
    If Gordon says it's the best way, then it's the best way.
  2.  
    vote votes
    It's worth a try.
  3.  
    vote votes
    This is a DISGRACE to Italian cooking! MOVE OVER, GORDON.

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