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Summer pasta recipes

42 Recipes
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We love pasta all year round, and it pairs perfectly with seasonal summer ingredients.

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  • A plate of spaghetti served with red pepper, lemon, basil and pine nuts

    Pepper & lemon spaghetti with basil & pine nuts

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.26 ratings

    Try this zesty pasta dish for a quick and healthy veggie lunch option. Low in calories, it provides fibre, vitamin C and iron and counts as two of your 5-a-day

  • Broccoli pasta shells served in a bowl

    Broccoli pasta shells

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.39 ratings

    Kids will love this healthier take on pesto and pasta, with broccoli upping their veg intake. It takes just 20 minutes to make and is low in calories

  • A plate of spaghetti topped with a tomato sauce and cod

    Cod puttanesca with spinach & spaghetti

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.15 ratings

    Tuck into a healthy seafood pasta dish in under half an hour. We've combined spaghetti with low-fat, high-protein white fish and an easy puttanesca sauce

  • Lemony prawn & courgette tagliatelle in a bowl

    Lemony prawn & courgette tagliatelle

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.56 ratings

    Make this king prawn and courgette tagliatelle in just 20 minutes. It's full of garlic, lemon and chilli, and it's healthy too, so it's great for busy weeknights

  • Shellfish, orzo & saffron stew

    Shellfish, orzo & saffron stew

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    The perfect choice for a small, informal gathering, take this dig-in dish of mussels, clams, prawns and orzo pasta to the table and serve with crusty bread

  • Chorizo & chilli pepper pasta

    Chorizo & chilli pepper pasta

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.45 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

  • Seafood fideuà paella

    Seafood fideuà

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.6 ratings

    Try this paella with a difference, using fideo or vermicelli pasta instead of rice, with prawns, mussels, squid, monkfish and a sprinkling of saffron

  • Samphire & lemony salmon linguine

    Samphire & lemony salmon linguine

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.12 ratings

    Juicy, salty samphire works really nicely along with the tender fish in this lemony pasta dish

  • A plate of spaghetti with kidney beans, spinach, tomatoes and olives

    Spaghetti puttanesca with red beans & spinach

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.21 ratings

    Get four of your 5-a-day with this healthy vegan puttanesca. With spaghetti, kidney beans, tomatoes, olives and spinach, it's quick, easy and full of nutrients

  • Sausage, kale & chilli pasta

    Sausage, kale & chilli pasta

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.12 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

  • Poor man's vongole rosso

    Poor man's vongole rosso

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

    A brilliantly healthy pasta dish that's low calorie and rich in iron too, using budget-friendly cockles instead of clams

  • Pea, pesto & sausage lasagne

    Pea, pesto & sausage lasagne

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.41 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

  • Avocado & smoked salmon spelt spaghetti

    Avocado & smoked salmon spelt spaghetti

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.19 ratings

    Spelt pasta lends this dish a lovely nutty flavour and is higher in fibre than regular pasta. Complete with smoked salmon and avocado tossed with lemon and parsley

  • Beetroot & feta pasta served in 2 bowls

    Beetroot & feta pasta

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Bring colour to your dinner table with our creamy beetroot and feta pasta. Packed with nutrients, it's a satisfying veggie lunch or supper for the family

  • Creamy gnocchi with smoked trout & dill

    Creamy gnocchi with smoked trout & dill

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.10 ratings

    A quick and easy fish supper with plump potato dumplings and a creamy herb sauce - a 10-minute meal that's rich in omega-3 oils and vitamin C

  • Spaghetti with fresh tomato sauce

    Spaghetti with fresh tomato sauce

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.16 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

  • Creamy crab & pea pasta

    Creamy crab & pea pasta

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.20 ratings

    Fresh crab is one of summer’s real treats and its delicate flavour means it needs only minimal cooking

  • Niçoise pasta

    Niçoise pasta

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.10 ratings

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

  • Tapenade chicken pasta with runner beans

    Tapenade chicken pasta with runner beans

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.5 ratings

    Use up this plentiful legume in a robust pasta dish with anchovy and olive tapenade sauce, tomatoes, basil and chilli

  • Roasted summer veg & pancetta pasta

    Roasted summer veg & pancetta pasta

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.9 ratings

    Roast up courgettes and aubergines with plenty of garlic then serve with penne, crispy bacon, sweet basil and lots of cheese

  • Summer pea pasta

    Summer pea pasta

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    No time to cook? This light, fresh pasta dish is ready to eat in 15 minutes

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