Pasta with asparagus in pan with spoon

5-ingredient pasta recipes

Create a delicious dinner from storecupboard ingredients with our 5-ingredient pasta recipes. Feed the family in a flash with these creative dishes.

53 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Take five ingredients and whip up this simple green vegetable fusilli supper for two, plus hit 3 of your 5-a-day

17 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Whip up a simple cacio e pepe for a speedy lunch. With four simple ingredients – spaghetti, pepper, parmesan and butter – this is a storecupboard favourite

15 mins
Easy
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67 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Throw together some storecupboard ingredients and pop under the grill for a simple midweek meal

25 mins
Easy
27 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

With just five ingredients, this is the perfect pasta dish to have up your sleeve on a lazy day

22 mins
Easy
11 ratings 2.8 out of 5 star rating

A simple solution to dinner made with simple ingredients. Asparagus is at its best around May

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
14 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A fresh, healthy pasta dish that's ready in a flash. A handful of punchy ingredients make for a colourful supper that's high in folate, fibre, iron and omega-3

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
10 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This supper couldn't be easier. Make our filling pesto pasta recipe for a quick, family-friendly dish you can throw together with storecupboard ingredients

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
36 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Cook this lasagne for the family on a busy weeknight. It only takes 15 minutes to prepare and uses just five ingredients, including shop-bought ravioli

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
23 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Comfort food with a kick, this creamy pasta has just five ingredients

20 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This wholesome soup is packed full of greens and takes just 10 minutes to knock up

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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

20 mins
Easy
12 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A healthy pasta dish with hot smoked salmon and dill - just five ingredients needed and ready in 30 mins

30 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This seasonal sorrel and pappardelle pasta dish is simple and uses just a handful of ingredients. It's ready in 20 minutes and makes a fresh veggie main

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
15 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This southern Italian dish is made with just five ingredients - just use the best tomatoes and bacon you can find

40 mins
Easy
5 ratings 3.2 out of 5 star rating

Whip up this tasty vegetarian linguine dish in 25 minutes with just four ingredients. Full of flavour, it also contains two of your five-a-day

Easy
Vegetarian
22 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This luxuriously creamy recipe has only 5 ingredients

25 mins
Easy
18 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This lovely, low-fat linguine is big on flavour and uses only five ingredients

20 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Cook this quick pasta dish with the flavours of pea, ham and mustard when you need dinner, fast. It's a filling, gluten-free meal that uses just four ingredients

15 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
12 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This springtime pasta dish requires just four ingredients. The perfect, fuss-free feast with a creamy sauce and pork meatballs that's bound to be a hit

28 mins
Easy
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