pappardelle

noun
pap·​par·​del·​le | \ˌpä-pär-ˈde-lā \

Definition of pappardelle 

: pasta in the form of wide ribbons

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And the pasta tasting menu, which includes a killer pappardelle bolognese and black tagliatelle with parsnips and pancetta, is worth the splurge. Alex Van Buren, Condé Nast Traveler, "20 Best Italian Restaurants in New York," 27 Feb. 2018 The menu offers antipasti (order the escarole in Gorgonzola dolce topped with fuyu persimmon), pizza like the wild nettle, ricotta della casa, and lemon, and handmade pappardelle with venison sugo. Jenna Scatena, Condé Nast Traveler, "32 Best Restaurants in San Francisco," 1 Mar. 2018 There’s also the option to dine at their on-site restaurant, where dishes like a rich risotto or homemade pappardelle are blanketed with dark petals. Christina Liao, Vogue, "Why You Should Be Going to Australia for Fresh Black Truffles," 12 July 2018 The funny irony of it all is that the pappardelle ($19) is one of the better dishes on the menu, its fresh wide noodles drenched in an earthy and rich wild mushroom Marsala. Mark Kurlyandchik, Detroit Free Press, "Restaurant Review: Detroit's Empire Kitchen & Cocktails has no clothes," 12 July 2018 Eat Though hardly undiscovered, Da Puny sends out very good Ligurian specialties including pappardelle in pesto corto. Alexander Lobrano, Town & Country, "Exploring Italy's Beautiful Coastal Towns," 2 June 2017 The signature pasta brought homemade pappardelle in a hearty short rib-mushroom ragù. Craig Laban, Philly.com, "Jersey Shore restaurants offer tasty food options from Cape May to LBI," 29 June 2018 And the pappardelle with tomato and corn was also delicious; the wide pasta was light, almost sheer, mixed with just-sweet corn, tomatoes, basil and chunks of meaty bacon that goes with everything else. Polly Campbell, Cincinnati.com, "Clyborne Provisions and Spirits is a suburban surprise," 27 June 2018 Dishes like pappardelle with slow-braised beef and mushrooms and lumache with marinara and ricotta are standouts. Sarah Fritsche, SFChronicle.com, "Best new restaurants and bars to visit in the Mission right now," 17 June 2018

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First Known Use of pappardelle

1899, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pappardelle

Italian

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