The times have changed over the past 5 years. Then, money was easier to make and spending was done without need to assess the purchase. Impulsive buying was amazingly encourage unlike today where you have to think twice before pulling out your credit card.
When you think about it, store bought pasta is cheap. You can create a simple meal using these and most people would not even mind. Pasta is just pasta, and it’s the sauce that carries the dish.
While this may be true to some extent, there is also a growing number of very picky eaters. They are picky not because they have better things to do than eat, but because they know the importance of good nutrition.
The first order of the day with good nutrition is to avoid consuming food with too much preservatives. Store bought pasta may not be full of preservatives, but neither are they enhancing your nutrition in any way. This is because the process of making mass produced commercial pasta entails sucking out all the moisture from the ingredients so it won’t expire quickly. Unfortunately, the nutrients are also sucked out which leaves practically nothing behind.
Add to this the fact that it takes longer to cook store bought pasta because it has been dried. Thus, there is really no value in this kind of pasta except for convenience. He answer then automatically leads to the commercial pasta machine.
This machine can create beautiful pasta for you in minutes. The electric version even do the kneading and preparation of the dough. This means after you feed the ingredients into the pasta machine, you can do other things in the kitchen while you wait for the pasta to come out. You can make good for four or for forty. You can even ambition to serve pasta for over 100 people since this commercial pasta machine can make up to 800 pounds of pasta in less than 2 hours, depending on the machine you buy.
In summary, the commercial pasta machines are not pasta makers – they are heavy duty appliances that look terrific in any kitchen, and can work hard to churn out as much pasta as you want in minutes.