25 Best Pasta Recipes

Pasta Giardiniera

Pasta Giardiniera
3.4

While giardiniera is traditionally a pickled Italian dish, chef Glenn Rolnick chooses to use it to describe his signature pasta dish that is a favorite at ...


By Glenn Rolnick

Pasta Pie

Pasta Pie

Here's an easy, savory pie that's perfect for an on-the-go lunch. Ricotta, coppa, and salami give this delicious pie an Italian touch, and since the rest of ...


By Celine Cossou-Bordes

Mediterranean Pasta

Mediterranean Pasta
2

Pasta is one of my weaknesses, as is Mediterranean food. This combination is one of my all-time favorites. I love feta cheese, olives, and fresh tomatoes. ...


By Nisa Burns

Pasta Puttanesca

Pasta Puttanesca
1

I can already hear the naysayers asking, "Why isn't your sauce red?" Despite being aesthetically challenged, this pasta dish is delicious, I assure you. I ...


By Will Budiaman

Spicy Coconut Curry Pasta

Spicy Coconut Curry Pasta
3.7

This one's got an extra kick to it. I used coconut milk and curry powder for a dairy-free creamy sauce that coats the pasta and then I spiced it on up with ...


By Amie Valpone

Fall 'Pasta Primavera'

Fall 'Pasta Primavera'
3.4

Now, before you start in with the know-it-all, "primavera" actually means "spring" in Italian commentary — don't worry, I'm well aware. You see, it's just ...


By Maryse Chevriere

Pasta and Chicken Alfredo

Pasta and Chicken Alfredo
5

Fettuccine Alfredo is a classic pasta dish. I’ve converted it into a casserole and included chicken or turkey meat; it’s a great way to use leftovers. I ...


By Beatrice Ojakangas

Lamb Sugo with Pasta

Lamb Sugo with Pasta
3.1

Here's a great way to use any leftover roasted leg of lamb after an Easter or Passover celebration, or any night of the week when you've got leftovers from ...


By Elizabeth Faulkner

Pasta and Meatball Soup

Pasta and Meatball Soup
1

This chunky, hearty soup is great when you want a comforting and substantial meal.Click here to see '500 Soups' for All Seasons.


By Susannah Blake

Pasta Alla Norma

Pasta Alla Norma
3.5

In his restaurants and food ventures such as Del Posto and Eataly, restaurateur Joe Bastianich, author of The New York Times best-seller Restaurant Man, is ...


By Joe Bastianich

Green Tomato Pasta Sauce

Green Tomato Pasta Sauce
4.5

This is a delicious and light twist on a classic tomato pasta sauce. The green tomatoes add a tang and a freshness to the sauce, making it perfect for the ...


By Carly Goldsmith

Cold Pasta Salad

Cold Pasta Salad
2

When it's hot outside, pasta can bring cold comforts. Dial your noodles down to chill as Fabio gives away the secret tips and tricks to a perfectly ...


By Christa.Pinkoszwat

Mum’s Baked Pasta

Mum’s Baked Pasta
4

Today’s baked pasta recipe is one of my mum’s signature dishes. The original recipe came from an Egyptian friend mum met while dad was working abroad, but ...


By Sawsan Abu Farha

Pasta e Fagioli Recipe

Pasta e Fagioli Recipe
1.5

Pasta e Fagioli, meaning “pasta and beans,” is a traditional Italian meatless dish that has also been referred to as a “peasant” dish, because the ...


By Caroline Wright

Potato Chip Pasta Recipe

Potato Chip Pasta Recipe
3.65

We love potato chips. We use them in a variety of preparations, from stuffings to ice cream, so making the leap to pasta dough wasn’t as crazy as it may ...


By Ideas in Food

Roasted Vegetable Pasta Recipe

Roasted Vegetable Pasta Recipe
3.4

This hearty, homey, and affordable pasta dish is perfect for a chilly fall evening. It's simple enough that you can substitute whatever vegetables you feel ...


By Carly Goldsmith

Pasta Carbonara Recipe

You'll love this creamy pasta, rich with artichoke and bacon flavor.


By Stonyfield Laura

Fiddlehead Spring Pasta

Fiddlehead Spring Pasta
4.3

Fiddleheads are the young curled up sprout of an ostrich fern. When properly prepared and cooked, they are meaty, with a slight crunch, similar to asparagus ...


By Josh Kroner

party veggie pasta salad

party veggie pasta salad
3

Picnic and cookout season is here. So I thought I’d share with you a recipe that’s sure to be popular at casual outdoor parties. It’s simply traditional ...


By Jackie Newgent1

Summer Pasta Salad

Summer Pasta Salad

This recipe started as an experiment, but ended as a favorite that will be on my go-to list this summer. The cool flavors complement each other and create a ...


By Tyler Sullivan

Greek Salad 'Pasta'

Greek Salad 'Pasta'
4

Faux "pasta" made from vegetables isn’t a new thing, of course. You’ve probably seen a cooked zucchini "pasta" tossed with sauce on a food blog or ...


By Arthur Bovino

Spicy Gazpacho Pasta Salad

Spicy Gazpacho Pasta Salad

Along with all of the ingredients of a gazpacho, like tomatoes, bell peppers, and cucumbers, this pasta salad also has a hint of spice from Tabasco in the ...


By Anne Dolce

Key West Seafood Pasta

Key West Seafood Pasta

This elegant pasta dish is reminiscent of shrimp scampi with its light citrusy flavors.  This is easy to prepare but sophisticated enough for company.


By s.a.l.t. sisters

Summer Pasta Salad

Summer Pasta Salad
2

Bright and colorful, this pasta salad is filled with lots of summer's best ingredients, including tomatoes, cucumbers, and asparagus. A dressing made of ...


By Andrea Correale

California Asian Pasta Salad

California Asian Pasta Salad
5

This is a dish that will have everyone at the party asking you for the recipe. Infused with Asian flavors from sesame oil and soy sauce, it has a touch of ...


By Anna Costa

Best Pasta Recipes

What is Pasta?

How does that saying go? Something like, "There are no two ways about it." It's probably safe to say that's not quite true of the definition of pasta. Pasta, as far as the dish is concerned, is a bit easier to define than the ingredient.