Seafood and saffron pasta

Pasta recipes

41 Recipes

Delicious pasta dishes from spaghetti to soups.

Springtime spaghetti & meatballs

4.25

(16 ratings)

For a warmer weather take on this Italian classic replace beef with pork and swap tomato sauce with garden greens
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Creamy courgette & bacon pasta

4.683675

(98 ratings)

A quick and creamy carbonara-style tagliatelle that showcases delicious courgettes contrasted with cream and pancetta
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Walnut & red pepper pesto pasta

4.43182

(11 ratings)

Homemade pesto knocks spots off shop-bought jars. This earthy blend is a new take on the versatile Italian sauce
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Special seafood & saffron pasta

5

(2 ratings)

Mussels, scallops and king prawns make this shellfish supper for two a real treat - it works just as well with spaghetti or linguini
  • 50 mins
  • More effort

Venetian duck ragu

4.739585

(24 ratings)

Cinnamon adds complexity to this slow-cooked pasta sauce, which goes perfectly with large tubular paccheri pasta, or ribbons of pappardelle
  • 2 hours and 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Pilchard puttanesca

5

(3 ratings)

Raid the storecupboard and knock up this tomato-based Italian pasta supper in twenty minutes.
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Easy pesto lasagne

4.583335

(18 ratings)

This vegetarian bake from reader Lucy Nanor is packed with spinach and peas along with creamy pesto and mascarpone sauce
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Tagliatelle with vegetable ragu

4.229165

(24 ratings)

This healthy veggie bolognese-style sauce is great served with pasta and crams in 3 of your 5-a-day
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Italian sausage & pasta pot

3.833335

(9 ratings)

This soup is hearty and packed with flavour making a simple yet satisfying freezable favourite
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Salsa spaghetti with sardines

4.583335

(6 ratings)

Storecupboard canned fish is a convenient source of omega-3 oils. Serve with wholewheat pasta, tomatoes, olives, onions and chilli
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Broccoli & sage pasta

4.42857

(7 ratings)

This healthy vegetarian pasta dish just needs to be thrown together and it's ready in a flash
  • 17 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Simple salmon with spring pasta

3.958335

(6 ratings)

Asparagus, peas and broad beans are all natural partners for fish, make them more indulgent with creamy tarragon pasta
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Lemon & pepper mackerel pasta

2.5

(2 ratings)

Choose a wholemeal version of your favourite pasta shape and serve with this light but comforting fish mix
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Crab lasagne

5

(3 ratings)

A creamy pasta bake with crab, cod and leeks that can be made ahead and frozen, then baked for an occasion
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Italian sausage & chestnut pasta

4.615385

(13 ratings)

A mix of sausagemeat and chestnut chunks creates a rich and nutty pasta sauce, lifting this from an everyday dish to something special
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Pizza pasta salad

5

(4 ratings)

Layer up pasta with sundried tomato pesto, salami, olives, plum tomatoes, mozzarella cheese and basil in this clever lunchbox mix
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

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