Fettuccine is one of the most popular types of pasta, known and available in stores and restaurants around the world. Fettuccine have a shape of long ribbons which suit a wide range of sauces. Frequently seen in he company of Alfredo sauce.

In Italian “fettucine” means “little ribbons” and indeed when on a plate this pasta resembles a pile of ribbonsInstead of fettucine, some manufacturers call them fettuccini. Anyway, fettuccine are related to tagliatelle - another type of ribbon pasta.