Small tubes, thimbles, different names for the same tiny funny striped cylinders that could never be missing in our grandmotherís sideboard.
In the Marche region they are a constant presence in vegetable and legume soups, real protagonists in pasta and beans, but also delicious in dry preparations thanks to their dense streaks.
As children it was almost a game, today little has changed.
Length: 7 mm
Diameter: 9 mm
Cooking time: 7-9 min