There are various types of pastas available in the market depending on their shapes and sizes. Among them, butterfly pasta is one, which is shaped like a bow-tie or you can say butterfly. The real name of this type of pasta is Farfalle. This type of pasta is also available in different colours ~ plain, tomato and spinach depending on the way it is made. This goes nicely with cream and tomato dishes and it is very attractive to children due to its colour and shape.