National Linguine Day September 15

NATIONAL LINGUINE DAY

Observed annually on September 15th, National Linguine Day is a favorite of young and old alike.  

From the Liguria region of Italy, linguine means “little tongues” in Italian. Made from durum semolina flour, linguine is one of the world’s oldest kinds of pasta. Fettuccine and linguine developed around 400 years ago.  While both are thin, flat noodles, linguine is more narrow and elliptical in shape causing it to be a more delicate pasta.  As a result, linguine is paired with thinner, lighter sauces.

HOW TO OBSERVE

Enjoy these delicious linguine recipes and use #NationalLinguineDay to post on social media.

Linguine with Clam Sauce
Chicken and Onions Over Linguine

HISTORY

The origins of National Linguine Day have not been determined.

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National Linguine Day and one of the world's oldest kinds of pasta.