SKN SEA SHELLSPreparation instruction: Step 1: Pick your serving size. Portion 1 (Pasta 1/3 of package / Water 2 quart / Salt 1 tsp). Portion 3 (Pasta full package / Water 4 quart / 2 tsp salt) Step 2: Pick your time/firmness. 10 minutes (Al dente), 11 minutes (firm), 12 minutes (tender). Step 3: cooking directions. 1. Bring water to a rapid boil. To add flavor and reduce stickiness, add salt. 2. Add pasta and stir; return to rapid boil. 3. Cook uncovered, stirring occasionally. 4. Drain well. Serve as desired.