If you’re anything like me, your love affair with pasta is the real deal. But let’s be honest – spaghetti and marinara can get a bit repetitive. Fear not, carb lovers! We’re about to take your pasta game to a whole new level with a collection of delicious, easy-to-whip-up recipes that’ll make your taste buds do the happy dance. From creamy Alfredo wonders to zesty pesto perfection, these pasta recipes are here to prove that pasta night can be exciting, satisfying, and downright scrumptious.
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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One Pot Sausage And Kale
Need an easy dinner that takes less than 30 minutes? This One Pot Sausage and Kale is easy, healthy and family friendly. Be sure to make extras for hubby’s lunch the next day.
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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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Instant Pot Buttery Lemon Chicken Pasta With Zucchini And Squash
This flavourful Instant Pot buttery lemon chicken pasta is well worth making. It’s a dish including pasta with zucchini and squash as well as chicken. The taste is both light and hearty and there are many ways to tweak the recipe, adding your own personal touches. This Instant Pot pasta dinner with chicken, zucchini, squash and parmesan will become a family favourite.
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Zesty Tex Mex Chicken Pasta Salad
Recently I’ve been experimenting with one pot meals. They’re just so easy! Using only one pot to make something delicious, like this one pot cheesy taco pasta, means less clean-up. It also means it’s quick and easy to prepare the meal. This one pot recipe with ground beef is comfort food at its finest! Your family will love this easy skillet pasta dinner of creamy taco pasta with macaroni noodles.
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The Best Italian Penne Rosa Pasta
Penne rosa pasta is an easy pasta dish with a creamy sauce. You can make the whole penne rosa recipe in one pot. This quick and simple Italian pasta with tomato cream sauce is ideal for a busy weeknight supper. It’s tasty, comforting and filling. So if you want to make something creamy and satisfying, you can’t go wrong with this penne pasta recipe spicy tomato cream sauce.
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Easy Baked Feta Pasta
Are you in the mood for Italian pasta with a touch of Greek charm? This oven baked feta pasta is sure to impress the whole family. This popular TikTok feta pasta recipe is easy to make and tastes wonderful. You will love this pasta made with feta cheese.
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Gluten Free Pumpkin Chicken Enchilada Pasta
Hello one pot wonder…This Gluten Free Pumpkin Chicken Enchilada Pasta will become your go-to weeknight dinner for fall! Check out this super simple and mouthwatering recipe.
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Italian Baked Chicken Pasta Freezer Meal
This healthy Italian baked chicken pasta freezes great! With sun dried tomatoes & basil packed in for flavor, this creamy Tuscan pasta bake is a no brainer!
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Red Lentil Pasta
This easy red lentil pasta recipe includes sautéed garlicky lemon kale and a vegan walnut “cheese” topping. It’s a quick, nutritious and satisfying way to enjoy a gluten-free pasta dinner.
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Trapenese Pesto Pasta
This trapanese pesto is filled with fresh tomatoes, nuts and basil. It’s quickly processed into a refreshing summer sauce and tossed with pasta.
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Easy Beef Stroganoff
The mix of the right cut of beef and the homemade stroganoff sauce make this easy beef stroganoff recipe absolutely divine. And with the busy holiday season, sometimes all I want is a classic made with easy-to-follow steps and a guaranteed delicious end result. I have made this for my husband and I time and time again and it simply never gets old.
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Creamy Garlic Parmesan Chicken Pasta
Garlic Parmesan Chicken Pasta that’s SO good and made in just 30 minutes! Creamy, cheesy bow-tie pasta with notes of sage, garlic, and that delicious parmesan flavor. All topped with chicken coated in breadcrumbs and topped with marina and more parmesan, then tossed with roasted broccoli. This easy dinner recipe is truly a family favorite!
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Spicy Chorizo Bolognese
Who would have thought good old bolognese could get any better? This chorizo bolognese takes it to the next level, enhancing the familiar bold and rich flavors with added depth and smokiness and just a little hint of heat! It’s simple, yet as divine as something you’d find on your plate at a restaurant!
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Easy Baked Ziti With Meat Sauce (Quick How To Video)
I love baked ziti, I really do. Similar to my Spaghetti Bolognese, it is one of those classic Italian-American recipes that simply never gets old. It’s the perfect combination of pasta to meat sauce to cheese.
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Mexican Street Corn Pasta (Easy Recipe!)
This Mexican street corn pasta is THE BEST! It’s full of cherry tomatoes, black beans, sweet corn, a little bacon, and a deliciously creamy sauce.
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Chicken Pesto Pasta (Easy To Make!)
This creamy chicken pesto pasta is a winning family dinner. Tender bites of chicken are mixed with your favorite pasta and smothered in an easy to make creamy pesto sauce. It’s a 25-minute dinner recipe you don’t want to miss!
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Shrimp Ricotta Pasta
This Shrimp Ricotta Pasta is a delicious meal that makes a perfect weeknight dinner you can make in 30 minutes. Sauteed shrimp are added to a creamy ricotta pasta sauce and tossed with rigatoni and a hearty serving of kale. Adapted from my Ricotta Lemon Pasta recipe, it is an extra creamy dish you can make with store bought or homemade ricotta.
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Spinach Artichoke Pasta Bake Recipe
This Spinach Artichoke Pasta Bake has everything you want from a weeknight pasta recipe. Easy and irresistible, this vegetarian pasta dish combines the gooey richness of spinach artichoke dip with the warm comfort of a casserole. Just mix cooked pasta with the creamy sauce and bake the mixture for a crisp top layer. One bite of this spinach artichoke pasta casserole, and you’ll add it to your favorite vegetarian meals—along with my Eggplant Baked Ziti, Mushroom and Pea Pasta, and Caprese Pasta Salad with Pesto!
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Creamy Sun-Dried Tomato Chicken Pasta (Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free)
Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Creamy Sun-Dried Tomato Chicken Pasta with fresh basil is positively packed with rustic flavor and is ready in under 40 minutes for a delicious weeknight meal! This easy to prepare comfort food is easy enough to make any night of the week but fancy enough for a special occasion.
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Easy Mushroom And Sausage Pasta
Easy mushroom and sausage pasta using store-bought pasta sauce. This quick and easy recipe turns out like restaurant quality pasta and requires 30 minutes or less to make!
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Creamy Vegan Pasta Bake
The whole family will love this easy, creamy Vegan Pasta Bake. It’s a no boil pasta recipe, filled with tomatoes, zucchini, spinach, and your favorite pasta, and topped with cashew cheese. Easy to make ahead, making it the perfect weeknight dinner!
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Lobster Mac And Cheese With Prosciutto And Spinach
Lobster mac and cheese is comfort food at its finest! Decadent lobster meat is tossed with a mixture of savory and melty cheeses, crisp prosciutto and fresh spinach.
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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.