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Easy Delicious Pasta Recipes

Pasta Recipes are a great way to get dinner on the table in a flash, and I don’t know about your family, but my kids always dig into a bowl of pasta with little complaint.

Pasta Recipes

These easy pasta recipes are going to keep you with a pot of water boiling every day for many to come. From cold classic pasta salads to traditional Italian favorites like spaghetti & meatballs, your whole family will love.

This Easy, Delicious Pasta Recipe roundup will give you lots of great options for awesome dinners that your whole family will love.

One Pot Creamy Parmesan Noodles with Asparagus

One Pot Creamy Parmesan Noodles with Asparagus

This easy one-pot pasta is full of creamy parmesan cheese and fresh asparagus.

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Tortellini Soup with Italian Sausage

Tortellini Soup with Italian Sausage

A delicious and easy soup that is full of ground beef, Italian Sausage, tomatos, cheese, and tortellini. The whole family will love this hearty, filling soup that can DEFINITELY be made into a full meal.

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Dilly Tuna Pasta Salad

Dilly Tuna Pasta Salad

Delicious dilly tuna pasta salad is a perfect pair for any of your summertime gatherings!

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Easy Shrimp Scampi Pasta

Easy Shrimp Scampi Pasta

Easy shrimp scampi pasta is a show-stopper, but an easy weeknight dinner to throw together. 

Amazingly easy shrimp scampi pasta comes together in 30 minutes, and is one of my favorite pasta dishes! Perfect for those nights when I don’t feel like a heavy alfredo. Make sure and get a dry white wine for this, as the sweet ones don’t work as well in my opinion.

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Fresh Fettuccine with Herbs

Fresh Fettuccine with Herbs

Delicious homemade pasta is possible and totally within your grasp, even if you've never made it before. Break out that pasta roller that's been collecting dust and make something really special.

This fresh fettuccine with herbs is wonderfully tender, relatively easy to whip up, and is full of fresh herb flavor.

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Meatball Stuffed Manicotti

Meatball Stuffed Manicotti

Easy manicotti noodles stuffed to the brim with meatball stuffing, and then placed on a bed of spinach and drenched in marinara. Your whole family will love this easy homemade pasta recipe!

This meatball stuffed manicotti doesn’t even require a pot of boiling water. ALL of the cooking takes place in the oven, where it belongs.

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Hearty Meat Sauce

Hearty Meat Sauce

Spaghetti and meat sauce is my favorite meal...ever. I love almost any iteration of it, but this one especially is my very favorite. Which is good, because its also really, really easy. Fresh onions and garlic get sautéd with lean ground beef, hit with a generous splash of your favorite red wine, some beef bouillon, and lots of tomato sauce. 

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Swedish Meatball Orzo

Swedish Meatball Orzo

Want Swedish Meatballs but not all the work? Turn it into a pasta dish that has all of the same flavors, but none of the manual labor.

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Hamburger Steaks with Onion Gravy

Hamburger Steaks with Onion Gravy

A delicious and different meal with ground beef and onions that is cooked in a rich gravy spiked with sherry. Perfect for a weeknight meal, and is perfect to serve alongside mashed potatoes or pasta.

Easy and delicious meal that turns very inexpensive ingredients into something…more. Hamburger steaks with Onion gravy will turn into one of your family’s favorite meals. 

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Skillet Beef and Mushroom One Pot Pizza Pasta

Skillet Beef and Mushroom One Pot Pizza Pasta

Whether you call it hot dish, casserole, or just pasta night, this easy one-pot beef and mushroom pasta is full of meaty pizza flavors.

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Mini Meatballs with Fresh Herb Marinara

Mini Meatballs with Fresh Herb Marinara

Mini meatballs are cooked right in the fresh herb marinara to make an easy classic that has always been a winner at our table.

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Skillet Tortellini with Mushroom Cream Sauce

Skillet Tortellini with Mushroom Cream Sauce

Creamy alfredo sauce is combined with cheese-filled tortellini, mushrooms, and tender chicken.

This Skillet Tortellini with Mushroom Cream Sauce is made in one pot, and is filled with chicken, mushrooms and herbs. A great weeknight dinner, or make it for a Sunday family dinner. Add in your favorite vegetables for a complete one-pot meal, or serve with a fresh green salad.

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Easy Marinara with Herbs

Easy Marinara with Herbs

If you need a quick spaghetti sauce but don't have your favorite jarred variety around, this is the perfect solution to your dinner problems. Easy Marinara with Herbs is a family fast-dinner favorite here.

Sometimes you just want something easy and fast to get on the table that’ll satisfy your spaghetti-lovers AND your need to have dinner done in ~30 minutes! This Super Simple Herbed Marinara fits the bill!

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BLT Pasta Salad

BLT Pasta Salad

Delicious bucatini pasta is cooked al dente and combined with copious amounts of fresh vegetables, bacon, tomatoes, and a bacon dressing that's incredible.

BLT Bucatini pasta salad is a nice change in your summer pasta salad rotation! Filled with bacon, lettuce (or spinach, in this case), tomato, and a quick and easy sundried tomato sauce, its full of flavor and feeds a crowd!

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Zesty Italian Pasta Salad

Zesty Italian Pasta Salad

Our zesty italian pasta salad is a wonderful addition to any barbecue, potluck, family gathering, or as a side dish to almost any summer meal.

Are you looking for something amazing to bring to a barbecue, neighborhood gathering, or potluck? Look no further! This Zesty Italian Pasta Salad is easy to throw together, and is always one of the first things to disappear when it appears at parties.

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Pan Seared Sea Scallops with White Wine Bacon Cream Sauce

Pan Seared Sea Scallops with White Wine Bacon Cream Sauce

Delicious seared sea scallops with a rich bacon cream sauce is a delicious meal to serve any day of the week.

This dish uses fresh sea scallops that are quickly pan seared and served with a bacon cream sauce. It is rich and decadent and full of the sweet, seafood flavor that the scallops impart. 

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Grilled Vegetable Pasta Salad

Grilled Vegetable Pasta Salad

This pasta salad is packed full of grilled vegetables, pasta, fresh tomatoes, and delicious Italian dressing.

Grilled vegetable pasta salad is packed with veggies, had loads of fresh basil and parmesan cheese, and is topped with a tangy Northern Italian dressing. Customize it with your favorite summer vegetables, or add some rotisserie chicken to make this into a meal.

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Pepperoni Rotini Bake

Pepperoni Rotini Bake

Delicious and twisty rotini is loaded with pepperoni and then doused in marinara and pizza sauce! This was my kids favorite meal for a LONG time.

Pepperoni Rotini bake is like a perfect marriage of your favorite pepperoni pizza and spaghetti – all in one dish. FULL of pepperoni flavor, this is going to please your whole family.

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Cheesy Chicken Alfredo Rigatoni

Cheesy Chicken Alfredo Rigatoni

Cheese chicken alfredo rigatoni is a delicious change up from your typical fettuccini alfredo dish. Garlic cream sauce and all the chicken, cheese, and broccoli make this a dish your whole family will love.

Cheesy Alfredo Chicken Rigatoni is a nice change from your typical pasta dish, and is totally kid-friendly. It is also something that can totally be thrown together from mostly leftovers, if you have those in your house. We usually don’t here, with the army of small boys that I’m feeding, but your mileage may vary!

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Italian Pasta Salad with Sausage and Olives

Italian Pasta Salad with Sausage and Olives

This delicious pasta salad is packed full of sausage, marinated olives and mushrooms, and big bold flavor!

When you need something a little different for your next barbecue or potluck, look no further than this Italian Sausage Pasta Salad. The marinated mushrooms and olives really take this to another level!

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Broccoli Cheese Orzo

Broccoli Cheese Orzo

Broccoli Cheese Orzo is a fast and easy side dish that your whole family will love!

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Homemade Chicken Rice-a-Roni

Homemade Chicken Rice-a-Roni

Homemade Chicken Rice-a-Roni makes your favorite boxed meal into something wholesome and homemade!

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Garlic Linguini with Herbs

Garlic Linguini with Herbs

Delicious and simple pasta side dish flavored with butter, garlic, herbs, and white wine. Serve with any type of grilled meat, and some fresh vegetables.

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Tuna Salad

Tuna Salad

Easy side dish for all of your summer get-togethers! This homemade tuna salad recipe is full of pasta, albacore tuna, pickles, and one of my favorite pasta salad sauces, ever!

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Creamy Spinach Skillet Tortellini

Creamy Spinach Skillet Tortellini

This simple pasta recipe featured lots of hearty vegetables with mushrooms, peppers, and spinach, and pairs it with a creamy tomato sauce and cheese-filled tortellini.

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Chicken Parmesan

Chicken Parmesan

This homemade chicken parmesan is simple to make and is a family favorite here. The sauce is fresh and bright and the chicken is crunchy with a panko breading that is out of this world.

Chicken Parmigiana might take a little longer to throw together than some of my other dinner on the site, but trust me. It is worth it. Homemade breaded chicken with a quick, but intensely flavorful marinara pair perfectly with a high-quality Reggiano to make one of my favorite meals of all time.

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Beefy Noodles

Beefy Noodles

Simple but tasty meal that you can have on the table in 30 minutes! Great substitute for the boxed dinners with the mystery ingredients.

Beefy noodles has become kind of a staple in my house. It is stick-to-your-ribs, guaranteed that my kids will eat, FAST, easy cooking. Nothing fancy here. I sometimes refer to it as my homemade Hamburger Helper, only with ingredients that I can pronounce. It takes about 30 minutes from start to finish, including popping a vegetable in the microwave or oven.

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Tortellini Soup

Tortellini Soup

This soup brings every flavor that I love about lasagna into a hearty bowl of soup that is loaded with cheese-filled tortellini.

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Chicken and Zucchini Pasta Bake

Chicken and Zucchini Pasta Bake

Easy chicken and zucchini pasta bake with loads of homemade basil cream sauce.

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Homemade Ramen Noodles

Homemade Ramen Noodles

Homemade Ramen noodles that have the perfect bite. Make a bit batch and freeze the extras after they are cut for a quick ramen shortcut next time!

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Italian Pasta Salad

Italian Pasta Salad

This easy Italian Pasta Salad is quick to toss together, and is always so popular at parties. Full of pepperoni, black olives, feta, and broccoli it'll be a family favorite at your house too in no time.

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Cheesy Broccoli Chicken Pasta

Cheesy Broccoli Chicken Pasta

Chicken and broccoli pasta is one of my kids' favorites, and is so easy to throw together!

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Roasted Garlic Basil Cream Sauce

Roasted Garlic Basil Cream Sauce

This homemade basil cream sauce is SO good on any kind of pasta that you want to toss it on. I'd eat this stuff with a spoon, actually. It is amazing. Take the time to roast the garlic properly, you won't regret it!

Easy side dish? Done. Fettuccini with roasted garlic cream sauce is a quick and easy side that goes great with almost any main dish.

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Easy Salmon Orzo Pasta Salad

Easy Salmon Orzo Pasta Salad

This bright dish filled with grilled salmon, Mediterreinean flavors, and vegetables as far as the eye can see.

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Chicken Marsala

Chicken Marsala

Homemade chicken marsala! This is better than any restaurant version you can buy!

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Quick Meatless Marinara

Quick Meatless Marinara

This easy marinara sauce is meat-free but full of mushrooms and tomato!

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Browned Butter and Mizithra Pasta

Browned Butter and Mizithra Pasta

This delicious and simple pasta side features the nutty rich flavor of browned butter coupled with the unique flavor of mizithra cheese.

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Traeger Seafood Alfredo

Traeger Seafood Alfredo

Delicious and creamy homemade alfredo sauce with Traeger-grilled shrimp and scallops is one of the best meals I've eaten all year. Easy prep. Easy cook. Fancy dinner DONE.

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Greek Pasta Salad

Greek Pasta Salad

Skip the store-bought pasta salads and whip up this homemade Greek pasta salad in no time flat. Colorful, vibrant, packed full of rich flavors, and a homemade Greek dressing that will blow you away.

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One-Pot Creamy Noodles

One-Pot Creamy Noodles

This easy one-pot dish is super creamy and also SUPER easy! You're going to make this over and over!

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Easy Homemade Spaghetti and Meatballs

Easy Homemade Spaghetti and Meatballs

This easy spaghetti and meatballs recipe is made from scratch and is one of our favorite meals, ever!

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Blackened Shrimp Pasta

Blackened Shrimp Pasta

Easy Blackened Shrimp Pasta is done in less than half an hour, and is packed with flavor! This is one of my favorite fake-fancy dinners. You're going to love it.

Do you need a dinner that you can make in 20 minutes? I do. I got this Blackened Shrimp Pasta done in 20 minutes from start to finish, and I am so excited about how this dish turned out!

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Easy Cheesy Orzo

Easy Cheesy Orzo

Quick cheesy orzo recipe that has your dinner on the table in a flash!

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Smoked Italian Meatball Rigatoni

Smoked Italian Meatball Rigatoni

Traeger Smoked Meatball Rigatoni is a hearty, rich, pasta dish that is packed full of cheese, meatballs, and delicious marinara.

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Beef and Mushroom Ravioli

Beef and Mushroom Ravioli

Homemade ravioli with a hearty beef & mushroom filling, topped with a homemade marinara.

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Homemade Turkey Noodle Soup

Homemade Turkey Noodle Soup

Leftover turkey? Turn it into delicious homemade turkey noodle soup! This is easy, delicious, and a perfect way to transform that leftover turkey.

Homemade Turkey Noodle Soup is one of my very favorite meals, ever. The homemade noodles make this something that you and your family will not only enjoy, but remember.

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Dungeness Crab Stuffed Shells

Dungeness Crab Stuffed Shells

These east crab stuffed shells show off that fresh seafood and feature a smooth and cheesy alfredo sauce.

Delicious crab and alfredo sauce fill these shells to the brim.

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Instant Pot French Onion Beef Stroganoff

Instant Pot French Onion Beef Stroganoff

A delicious change-up to the classic beef stroganoff, this French Onion Beef Stroganoff is delicious!

French Onion Beef Stroganoff is ready in a little over an hour by making use of your Instant Pot, and is full of caramelized onions, mushrooms, and the most flavorful, deep sauce.

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Beef Stroganoff

Beef Stroganoff

Easy, delicious comfort food! Tender beef in a rich sour cream sauce over a bed of egg noodles. Use the best cut of beef you can buy, and take care not to overcook!

With Beef Stroganoff, dinner is done in no time. Full of yummy steak, mushrooms, and hearty pasta; this skillet dinner is going to please your whole family.

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Chicken Alfredo Lasagna with Spinach

Chicken Alfredo Lasagna with Spinach

Delicious Chicken Alfredo Lasagna is the perfect change-up from the traditional red versions you are probably used to!

Chicken Alfredo Lasagna with Spinach is a great change-up to a traditional lasagna. Filled with cheese, a creamy alfredo, and topped with tender chicken breast strips.

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Baked Tortellini

Baked Tortellini

Deliciously baked tortellini is a perfect, quick, weeknight dinner that is full of flavor!

Baked tortellini is a super easy dish to whip together, and is loaded with veggies and cheese. Some call it “lazy-man’s lasagna”, some call it “Italian Meatloaf”, I call it DELICIOUS.

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Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup

Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup

This delicious chicken noodle soup is made with homemade broth, and starts out as inexpensive chicken legs!

Instant Pot Chicken Soup makes quick work of a pack of inexpensive chicken legs for super flavorful and FAST meal. Make your own homemade chicken broth first, and then it is a quick cook to a big bowl of this deliciousness.

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Easy Ground Beef Stroganoff

Easy Ground Beef Stroganoff

Easy homemade ground beef stroganoff goes from your fridge to your table in under an hour, is made from scratch with NO canned “cream of” soups, and no strange ingredients that you can’t pronounce.

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Spaghetti with Meaty Mushroom Sauce

Spaghetti with Meaty Mushroom Sauce

This sauce is packed full of mushroom and meat. Even my kids love this awesome sauce!

Mushroom Meat Sauce is a fantastic way to get more mushrooms into your diet. Your family won't even notice the mushrooms chopped up and combined with the meat in this great, budget-friendly meal.

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Broccoli Noodles

Broccoli Noodles

Easy, cheese broccoli noodles is a simple dinner that is quick to prepare, and that kids LOVE.

This Cheesy Broccoli Noodles recipe is going to have your kids eating all of the vegetables, and then asking for more. We love easy, comforting, cheesy dish here!

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Beef Stroganoff Soup

Beef Stroganoff Soup

Turn beef stroganoff into a hearty and comforting soup! Beef Stroganoff Soup is super simple, filling, and a hearty comfort food that your whole family will love.

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