Are you a pasta lover? Look no further! We’ve compiled some of the most delicious and easy-to-make pasta recipes to satisfy all your carb cravings. We’ve got you covered, from classic spaghetti and meatballs to creamy fettuccine alfredo. Whether you cook for one or feed a crowd, these recipes will impress. So grab your apron and get ready to indulge in some mouthwatering pasta dishes!
This Gluten Free Pasta Salad will easily become your favorite summer side dish. It’s full of summer’s seasonal bounty, healthy and gluten-free. Bring it to your next barbecue and watch it disappear.
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Tortellini Soup with Sausage
This creamy Tortellini Soup with Sausage will warm your soul on a cold fall night. Easy to make in less than 30 minutes and a family hit for sure.
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Fiesta Chicken Pasta Casserole Bake
Promising the best south of the border flavours, this fiesta chicken pasta casserole bake is a nice homage to Mexico. Chicken, corn and black beans pair with tomatoes, sour cream and Mexican and Tex-Mex inspired seasonings to make this perfect Mexican chicken casserole. This southwest chicken and pasta casserole is perfect to use with rotisserie or leftover chicken.
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Mushroom Ragu – Vegan Pasta Sauce
Prepared with garlic, wine, herbs, and a variety of delicious vegetables, this mushroom ragu vegan pasta sauce is well worth making. The homemade spaghetti sauce with mushrooms makes it the best ragu recipe for vegans or anyone that loves vegetables. So if you want to enjoy a new version of this classic dish, try this meatless ragu.
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Easy Sheet Pan Chicken Caprese Pasta
Being Italian, I’m always excited to try new pasta recipes. My latest one is this sheet pan chicken caprese pasta. It’s made with chicken tenderloins and packs in plenty of authentic Italian flavors. Baked chicken caprese with pasta can even be made gluten free and an easy chicken dinner. You will want to make this easy oven chicken caprese often!
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Spicy Shrimp Pasta with Bloody Mary Vodka Sauce
Is spaghetti your favourite kind of pasta? It’s definitely one of mine! I love how versatile it is, and how many great recipes it can be used in. I can’t have gluten, so this spicy shrimp pasta is perfect. Whichever brand of spaghetti you prefer, this recipe is a great way to use it. This spicy shrimp pasta will soon become a favourite meal. The Bloody Mary vodka sauce is perfect on this spicy shrimp pasta.
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Italian Chicken Pasta Salad
Italian Chicken Pasta Salad is a light and fresh recipe made with Rotini pasta, Rotisserie chicken, and a tangy homemade Italian dressing that will make your mouth water. From start to finish you can have this whipped up and ready to serve in just under 20 minutes. Perfect for a light lunch or dinner!
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Summer Pasta Salad
Give your tastebuds a truly refreshing flavor! This Summer Pasta Salad is perfect for summer gatherings and is a great addition to easy meals. The best part of these cold pasta salad? It literally takes just minutes to whip up!
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Air Fryer Pasta Chips With Parm & Italian Seasoning!
These crispy, crunchy, delicious baked pasta chips are the perfect combination of everything you love about finger food! Drain and toss cooked pasta with olive oil, yummy parmesan cheese, and Italian seasoning before air-frying until crisp. These pasta chips will quickly become one of your favorite snacks. Serve your chips with an array of dips, and you’ve got yourself a crowd-pleaser.
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Instant Pot Crack Chicken Pasta
This Instant Pot Crack Chicken Pasta is one of my favorite recipes made in the pressure cooker. Inspired by our Instant Pot Crack Chicken recipe, this one is made with shredded chicken, ranch seasoning, cream cheese, cheddar cheese, milk, bacon, and more. This is the perfect creamy quick dinner recipe the whole family is sure to enjoy.
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Creamy Pumpkin Spinach Pasta Sauce Recipe
Ok I’m totally in love with all things pumpkin right now! For some reason this year I just can’t stop… I want pumpkin everything. I even stocked up on extra Sugar Pie pumpkins so I can roast them and freeze the pumpkin pulp for the future! Luckily my family is very supportive and just as in love with my pumpkin recipes as I am!
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Dairy-Free Mac and Cheese
Enjoy this dairy-free mac and cheese featuring elbow pasta bathed in a rich and creamy cashew cheese sauce. Topped with crunchy panko and baked until golden brown, this meal makes a perfect lunch or comforting dinner.
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Pumpkin Stuffed Shells
Filled with flavors of sage, cinnamon and nutmeg, these pumpkin stuffed shells are fall comfort food at its best. You can’t go wrong with the cozy combination of an Italian-inspired home cooked meal with a seasonal twist.
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Easy Ground Beef Pasta Skillet
This ground beef pasta recipe can be made in under 30 minutes with any pasta you have and tastes like it’s been simmered all day long on the stove. A true weeknight dinner superstar!
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Lemon Spinach Feta Pasta
An easy, quick and delicious Mediterranean-inspired pasta filled with lemon, spinach, and feta. It can be enjoyed as is for a vegetarian meal or topped with your favorite protein.
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Pesto Tortellini Salad
This pesto tortellini salad is the perfect summer pasta salad for when you’re craving pasta but it’s too hot to cook. It’s made with simple, fresh ingredients, and is quick and easy to prepare, making it ideal for a quick and healthy lunch, picnic or BBQ, or weeknight dinner.
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Paccheri al Forno
Paccheri al Forno is a classic Italian pasta bake from Southern Italy. It’s a delicious and easy weeknight meal. Made with just a few simple ingredients, it’s hearty and ready in under an hour!
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Italian Potato Pasta
This warm and hearty Italian potato pasta is the perfect answer to those cold fall and winter evenings at home. Its creamy sauce is packed with flavorful herbs and veggies, creating a nutritious and filling one-pot comfort food that the whole family will love!
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Casarecce Pasta in Peperonata Sauce
Looking for a quick and delicious meal? Try our casarecce pasta recipe! Originating from Sicily, these short pasta noodles are known for their twisted or rolled shape, perfect for holding rich and flavorful sauces. Boil the pasta, and in just 30 minutes, you’ll have a comforting Italian masterpiece.
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One-Pot Creamy Tomato Pasta
You won’t believe this creamy tomato pasta! It’s rich and creamy (without using a lot of cream!), incredibly easy to make, made with simple ingredients, and totally yummy. Serve the one-pot pasta with a simple veggie side like kale salad or 5-minute Italian chopped salad and dinner is done.
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Orecchiette with Sausage and Broccoli
This orecchiette with sausage and broccoli pasta has all of the components you need for a quick and easy meal, and it comes together in 30 minutes – perfect for weeknight dinners. And you might even have everything you need to make this Italian sausage pasta in your kitchen already – it’s made with just 5 simple ingredients.
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Easy Lemon Ricotta Pasta
When you’re on the lookout for a quick and easy dinner idea (every night around here!), you’ve got to try this delicious and nutritious lemon ricotta pasta recipe! This vegetarian dish is perfect for a satisfying weeknight meal, with its creamy ricotta and bright lemon flavors (from both zest and juice, just like lemon risotto).
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Easy Shrimp Scampi | Seafood Penne
This easy shrimp scampi recipe is made with a garlic and butter sauce that melts right in your mouth. Serve it over your pasta of choice and enjoy!
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Spaghetti Egg Extravaganza
If you’re looking for a delicious and unique pasta recipe, try spaghetti egg! This Italian-inspired dish combines spaghetti noodles with egg to create an unforgettable meal. It’s a simple yet flavorful combination that is sure to become a staple in your kitchen. Plus, it only takes minutes to prepare – perfect for busy weeknights.
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Bacon Tomato Pasta Casserole
My grandmother’s bacon tomato pasta casserole recipe is an indulgently gooey take on mac and cheese. Add bacon and tomato sauce and you get the best comfort meal ever.
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Karen Kelly, a food and travel writer, is the founder of Seasonal Cravings. She is also a health coach certified by the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. She has been featured in numerous media outlets, including the AP Wire and MSN.