25 Best Pasta Recipes

Barilla White Fiber Rotini with Puttanesca Sauce

Barilla White Fiber Rotini with Puttanesca Sauce

Created by the executive chef of the Italian food company Barilla, this recipe features a quick and easy puttanesca sauce with plum tomatoes, capers, and ...


By Lorenzo Boni

Linguine and Spinach Pesto

Linguine and Spinach Pesto
4

This spinach pesto comes together in just minutes while the pasta cooks. It's quick, easy, and delicious — what more could you ask for out of a ...


By Pasta Fits

Strozzapreti with Ramps

Strozzapreti with Ramps
4

At Tarallucci e Vino, we make our "strozzapreti" pasta by hand, from scratch, but you can use any high-quality medium pasta — fresh, if possible.Click here ...


By Andrew Welch

PointsPlus Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo Recipe

PointsPlus Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo Recipe

Who says you can’t have fettuccine Alfredo on a diet? Whole-wheat pasta gives this dish a healthy edge, while cutting out some of the heavy cream and using ...


By WeightWatchers.com

Famous Macaroni and Cheese

Famous Macaroni and Cheese

My kids are always asking me to make my famous macaroni and cheese when they come home to visit. I am also requested to bring this to cookouts or dinners. I ...


By Cindy's Table

Parmesan Chicken Mini Pies

Parmesan Chicken Mini Pies

Italian flavored mini-pies made easy with frozen chicken bites.Click here for more Pillsbury Crescent Roll Recipes.


By Pillsbury® Crescents

Paccheri with Anna Santoro's Pesto Trapanese

Paccheri with Anna Santoro's Pesto Trapanese
4

A recipe from Lidia Bastianich that's made with ripe cherry tomatoes, plump garlic, and small shrimp. Though it's often said that seafood and cheese don't ...


By The James Beard Foundation Best of the Best Cookbook

Creamy Goat Cheese Sauce with Beets and Beet Greens Recipe

Creamy Goat Cheese Sauce with Beets and Beet Greens Recipe
3.8

An easy and relatively healthy alternative to heavy cream sauces like Carbonara. Pairs well with whole-wheat pasta.


By Allison Beck

Carroty Mac and Cheese Recipe

Carroty Mac and Cheese Recipe
3.4

Like most little kids, Dahlia loves macaroni and cheese, and I‘ve made it for her in many guises, running the gamut of techniques. My aim is always the ...


By Melissa Clark

Orecchiette with Duck Sausage, Escarole, and Cannellini Beans

Orecchiette with Duck Sausage, Escarole, and Cannellini Beans
2.7

Starch from the cannellini beans helps to create a creamy, thick sauce with the chicken stock, and will make you think as if you're enjoying something ...


By Anthony Zamora

Chicken and Artichokes

Chicken and Artichokes
3.3

I love this recipe because it comes across as this really impressive, elegant dish, but is so easy to make. It's the sauce that does it. Every step of the ...


By Anne Dolce

Strawberry Caprese Salad

Strawberry Caprese Salad

Swap in fresh summer strawberries instead of tomatoes for a refreshingly different pasta salad.  Balsamic vinegar and strawberries are a perfect sweet and ...


By Patricia Stagich

Gooey Mac and Cheese

Gooey Mac and Cheese
5

This homey treat comes from Taylor Hicks’ own kitchen! 


By Lauren Gordon

Warm Chicken Salad

Warm Chicken Salad

I love how the chicken in this recipe resembles fettucine pasta, and because it's cut so thin, it's a quick and easy dish to make. Click here to see 101 ...


By David Burke

PointsPlus Super Easy Chicken Noodle Soup

PointsPlus Super Easy Chicken Noodle Soup
2

There's nothing quite like chicken noodle soup, and sometimes circumstances just call for a big, heaping bowl of the good stuff. Add a little brown rice or ...


By WeightWatchers.com

Buffalo Mac n' Cheese

Buffalo Mac n' Cheese
3.25

Three cheeses and a kick of spice makes this comfort favorite a whole new story. For the ultimate trio, combine any two sharp cheeses, in this instance, two ...


By Francesca Borgognone

Gluten-Free Macaroni Salad

Gluten-Free Macaroni Salad
2.8

As you know, there are a million and one variations of pasta salad on the Internet, but I thought I’d switch this one up a bit with the potato addition.I ...


By Amie Valpone

Pumpkin Lasagna Recipe

Pumpkin Lasagna Recipe
4

For Thanksgiving, Chef Todd English loves to prepare ‘common’ vegetables in an ‘uncommon’ way: shredding Brussels sprouts into coleslaw with mayonnaise, ...


By Todd English

No-Bake Pastitsio Recipe

No-Bake Pastitsio Recipe
5

I fell in love with Pastitsio (essentially Greek lasagna) the first time I had it. A baked casserole of tube pasta with spiced lamb ragù and creamy, rich ...


By Maryse Chevriere

Mom's Lentil Soup Recipe

Mom's Lentil Soup Recipe
5

My Italian-born mom was visiting me recently. Like many moms, she's known for throwing ingredients together and coming up with something yummy to eat! And ...


By patriciaconte

Striped Heart-Shaped Ravioli Recipe

Striped Heart-Shaped Ravioli Recipe
3.75

Chef Patti Jackson makes these raviolis every year for Valentine's Day at I Trulli, in New York City. She serves them with sheep's milk ricotta, baby beets, ...


By Patti Jackson

Vegetable-Stuffed Ravioli Recipe

Vegetable-Stuffed Ravioli Recipe
3.5

This simple ravioli recipe from Chef Lee Skawinski of Cinque Terre in Portland, Maine, begins with a basic cheese ravioli filling. If you wish to add more ...


By Lee Skawinski

Fettuccine with Chardonnay Cream Sauce and Black Truffles Recipe

Fettuccine with Chardonnay Cream Sauce and Black Truffles Recipe
5

In this quick, luxurious recipe, fresh pasta is a fine base for a rich cream sauce and elegant truffles. To make the recipe with morels or chanterelles ...


By Michael McCarty

Mom's Turkey Soup Recipe

Mom's Turkey Soup Recipe
4.55

In my family, Black Friday lunch is all about the Turkey-Leftovers Sandwich, but for dinner, it's always Turkey Soup. This soup is a great — not to mention ...


By Maryse Chevriere

Gourmet Mac and Cheese Recipe

Gourmet Mac and Cheese Recipe
2.9

The other night I had five men over for dinner.  It was, of course, a business dinner for my husband.  And, it was super easy to cook for.  Because, truth ...


By Caroline Fitzgibbons