Calories, fat, protein, and carbohydrate values for Ziti.
There are 169 calories in Ziti.
Total Fat 1 grams
Saturated Fat 0.2 grams
Cholesterol 0 milligrams
Sodium 1.1 milligrams
Potassium 47 milligrams
Total Carbohydrates 33 grams
Dietary Fiber 1.9 grams
|Walking (3mph)||46 minutes|
|Running (6mph)||16 minutes|
|Bicycling (10mph)||23 minutes|
What does ziti mean in Italian?
macaroni of the bride
Ziti is a hollow, tube-shaped pasta, and it’s also the name of a baked, cheesy dish you can make with ziti. In Italian, ziti is short for maccheroni di zita, or “macaroni of the bride.” This probably comes from ziti’s longstanding popularity as part of a wedding buffet, particularly in Southern Italy.
What pasta can you substitute for ziti?
If ziti is unavailable then there are several very good tubular pasta substitutes including:
- You can use penne which is very easy to find.
- OR – Buy mostaccioli.
- OR – Even rigatoni may be substituted but the tubes are much wider.