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Pasta recipes

41 Recipes

Delicious pasta dishes from spaghetti to soups.

Springtime pasta


(17 ratings)

A hearty, rustic dish, ready for the table in 20 mins - try our ideas for using up the goat's cheese too
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Lemony prawn & pea pasta


(20 ratings)

A simple and flavoursome storecupboard prawn pasta dish that combines fresh flavours with quick cooking
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Asparagus cream pasta


(91 ratings)

Making a cream out of the stalks means that every mouthful of pasta will have a delicious taste of asparagus
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Creamy salmon & chive bows


(3 ratings)

Five ingredients is all you'll need for this fresh and light pasta dish of gravadlax and cream cheese
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Tuna & lemon pasta


(35 ratings)

Whip up a delicious tuna and lemon pasta in less than 25 minutes
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Minestrone pasta pot


(17 ratings)

A vegetarian favourite for under 5's, minestrone pasta pot
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spanish seafood pasta


(7 ratings)

Italy and Spain collide in this paella-like dish of orzo pasta with chorizo, peas and your seafood of choice
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Spaghetti with fresh tomato sauce


(3 ratings)

Bashing tomatoes, chilli, sugar and shallots together in a pestle and mortar helps to bring out the flavours for a delicious no-cook pasta sauce. Make it more indulgent with creamy burrata cheese
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Orzo with spinach & cherry tomatoes


(5 ratings)

A tiny rice-shaped variety of pasta makes this dish almost like risotto. It's quick, healthy, filling and suitable for vegetarians
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian


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