There are lots of really good reasons for eating pasta. Here are eight simple ones showing why pasta is a good food choice.

1. Pasta is quick and easy to cook.
2. Pasta, and pasta meals, are delicious.
3. Pasta, and pasta meals, are nutritious and healthy.
4. Pasta is convenient and easy to store, thanks to its long shelf-life.
5. Pasta is not expensive.
6. Pasta can be served hot or cold.
7. Pasta can be served as a main dish or a side dish. It can also be served in soups, salads, and even in desserts!
8. Pasta is also environment-friendly.

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