Farfalle Rotund

Other Names:
Other but similar:
Farfalle (middle size)
Farfallini (smallest size)
Region: Available through out Italy.
Made with: The  manufactured variety are made with durum wheat and water.
About: Farfalle means butterflies in Italian but these really do look more like bow ties than butterflies. There several are variations of the same shape Farfalle Rotund is one of them. It would be used in pasta salads or in soups and stews.
farfalle rotund pasta tripolini pasta

Farfalle Rotund / Tripolini