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Easy pasta recipes

56 Recipes

You can rely on our easy pasta recipes with fail-safe pasta bakes like mac 'n' cheese and pasta sauces like beef ragu that are perfect for a midweek meal.

Sausage, kale & chilli pasta

4.2

(5 ratings)

This simple sausage and kale pasta dish is perfect for feeding the family. Give it a modern twist by using orecchiette, it's sure to be a crowd-pleaser...
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Salmon pasta salad with lemon & capers

4.555555

(9 ratings)

Use frozen, skinless wild salmon fillets for a cheap and filling lunch on the go. This low-calorie, healthy dish couldn't be easier to whip up...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chorizo & chilli pepper pasta

4.866665

(15 ratings)

Pickled chilli peppers, spicy chorizo and sweet cherry tomatoes make up this simple and quick pasta dish. Ideal for an easy midweek meal for two
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Sardine pasta with crunchy parsley crumbs

4.3

(10 ratings)

An affordable way to include oily fish in your diet. Canned sardines are a great source of omega 3 and add oomph to this simple, family pasta dish
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Spicy clam & kale linguine

5

(1 rating)

This easy seafood linguine is the perfect dish to celebrate the start of the weekend. Who could resist clams, kale and an indulgent white wine sauce?
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Penne with a punchy tuna sauce

2.6

(5 ratings)

This quick, zesty supper is packed with Mediterranean flavours. Leftovers will keep well for lunch the next day
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

BLT pasta salad

4.666665

(6 ratings)

An easy pasta salad that makes a tasty addition to any lunchbox. Ideal for kids aged 9 - 12, it also makes up 2 of their 5-a-day
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Pea, pesto & sausage lasagne

4.458335

(24 ratings)

Switch up your classic family lasagne with pesto, broccoli, mascarpone and chunks of sausage in a dish that's rich in calcium, folate, fibre and vitamin C...
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Marmite & pancetta spaghetti

4.473685

(19 ratings)

Trust us when we say it works! Even Marmite haters will love this umami pasta dish with crispy Italian bacon
  • 17 mins
  • Easy

Weaning recipe: Pea pesto with pasta shapes

5

(2 ratings)

A fresh and flavour-packed homemade pesto with peas and pine nuts, that you and your toddler are sure to love. Perfect for when your child is moving onto more substantial meals
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Cauli cheese macaroni

4.333335

(6 ratings)

Combining two comfort food favourites, mac 'n' cheese and cauliflower cheese, this is a new classic in the making!...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Broccoli pasta bake

4.142855

(35 ratings)

A versatile pasta bake is a midweek staple and this recipe can even be made ahead and frozen for extra convenience
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spicy spaghetti with garlic mushrooms

3.990475

(105 ratings)

A low fat, fail-safe pasta dish that will proves that it's just as easy to whip up a meal as it is to turn on the microwave...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Deli pasta salad

4.623375

(77 ratings)

Simple storecupboard pasta salad with sunny Mediterranean flavours
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Roast pumpkin & spinach lasagne

4.666665

(72 ratings)

Nothing is as comforting as a rich creamy lasagne and the sweet, earthy flavours of this veggie classic are well worth the effort
  • 2 hours and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spinach & ricotta cannelloni

4.44156

(77 ratings)

Keep a few portions of this vegetarian classic in the freezer and you'll never be stuck for a satisfying supper...
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Niçoise pasta

5

(7 ratings)

This quick and easy pasta and tuna dish brings summer flavours to your tastebuds all year round
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

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