Ditalini means 'little thimbles.' Ribbed, short tube pasta that is traditional in Italian minestrone soup. U.S.A. high plains organic Khorasan (kamut®) wheat is an ancient grain recently revived. It's large gold kernels make superior whole grain pasta that is sweet and smooth. Many sensitive to modern wheat enjoy kamut. Crafted at the Eden Organic Pasta Company on vintage Italian equipment with brass dies and slowly air dried. Rich in thiamin B1, magnesium, zinc, and manganese. A good source of protein, fiber, and iron. Ideal for soups, salads, and baked casseroles. Packaged in a reclosable, recycled and recyclable box with a tasty recipe and its photo on the back.