They have a rather modern form, which resembles a corkscrew. This is in fact its synonymous, otherwise cellentani. Because its irregular shape it’s funny for kids and is great with all kind of sauces.
How to pre-cook and reheat Cavatappi as an Italian chef
double cooking instructions
Bring water to boiling point (optimal ratio: 1 liter of water each 100 grams of pasta) and add salt to taste (optimal ratio: 10 grams of salt each liter of water).
After salt has dissolved and water is boiling again, pour pasta into the water and stir frequently.
Drain pasta according to the precooking time on the pack.
Place pre-cooked pasta into a blast chilled at 4°C.
Refrigerate and use within 48 hours.
Boil pasta again in salted water for about 40/60 seconds.
Drain and sauté with the sauce.