Penne in tomato sauce topped with sliced avocado

Healthy pasta recipes

49 Recipes

Our best-ever healthy pasta recipes are packed with nutritious ingredients - perfect for a super satisfying, good-for-you lunch or supper.

Orzo with spinach & cherry tomatoes

3.8

(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

Pasta with tomato & hidden veg sauce

4.52315

(54 ratings)

Get your family to eat more veg with this superhealthy pasta sauce recipe which counts as 5 of your 5-a-day. The sauce is freezable too
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Chunky minestrone soup

4.491455

(117 ratings)

The perfect solution to a cold night in? A warming bowl of this home-made chunky soup.
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Italian vegetable soup

4.54091

(55 ratings)

Warm up your week with this good-for-you vegetable soup that's easy to freeze ahead
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Chicken & pasta salad

4.392855

(7 ratings)

For a speedy, superhealthy supper this pasta dish is just the thing - save leftovers for lunch the next day
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Tofu & spinach cannelloni

4.315215

(23 ratings)

Tasty tofu is a vegetarian's best friend and this cannelloni dish, packed with protein and iron, is sure to be a freezable favourite...
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Homemade pappardelle with crab & broad beans

5

(1 rating)

Make your own pappardelle and you may never go back to shop-bought pasta. Fresh crab adds a touch of luxury to a sauce rich with tomatoes and broad beans
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • More effort
  • Healthy

Aubergine, chilli & bacon pasta

4.715515

(29 ratings)

Bring Mediterranean sunshine to your table throughout the year with this superhealthy pasta dish that's easy on the wallet
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Broccoli pesto pasta

4.244185

(43 ratings)

A new delicious version of the Italian favourite, pesto pasta, with broccoli
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Super-veg pasta

4.5

(39 ratings)

Get two of your five-a-day with this deliciously versatile sauce
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Lazy summer pasta

4.8375

(20 ratings)

Perfect for those lazy summer evenings, this no-sauce pasta supper could hardly be easier
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Pages