Pasta recipes aren’t just a quick fix solution when you’re short on time, they’re perfect for a multitude of occasions – from a speedy lunch recipe, to a more elaborate dinner party main or even for taking with you to a picnic or barbecue. Whatever you’re after, we’ve got all your favourite pasta recipes and plenty more.
For a quick sophisticated lunch or supper, our prawn linguine with tomatoes and feta is ideal, as are our simple carbonara and pasta with broccoli and anchovies. But if you’re looking for something that’s going to impress, particularly at a dinner party, why not get things started with one of our homemade ravioli recipes.
For vegetarians, our spinach and goats’ cheese recipe is ideal, as this is a classic flavour combination that won’t fail to impress. If you want to try something slightly different then our smoked mackerel ravioli is the recipe for you. Dishing up around three or four of these ravioli makes for a wonderful starter that’s without a doubt going to wow your guests. They’ll really appreciate the effort you’ve gone to, but what they won’t know is how simple they were to make!
If you’re feeding a hungry family and are short on time during the week, then you should try our fusilli with sausage ragu – this is a really hearty dish and a big family favourite. Depending on how many people you’re cooking for you can easily scale up the portions for a bigger crowd. On the table in 45 minutes, this truly is a midweek dream and will quickly become one of your weekly staple recipes.
Whether you fancy a light, healthy pasta salad for lunch, or something more filling and warming for dinner, we’ve got a multitude of pasta recipes that will take the stress out of cooking and deliver time and time again.
Pea and asparagus open ravioli is surprisingly easy to make and a great, light supper or lunch. It also looks really stunning so you could easily serve it to lunch guests!
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Delicious Pasta recipes
Take pasta salad to a new level with the bold flavours of tomato and chorizo with rocket and fresh herbs, which can be served cold
Pea and asparagus open ravioli is surprisingly simple to make and is ready in just minutes, plus it works as a starter or summery main
Cut down on carbs and get more of your 5-a-day by using courgette strands, or ‘courgetti’, to replace some of the pasta in this prawn pasta recipe
Puttanesca meatballs are an Italian favourite, delicious and simple with a little chilli. Kids and grown-ups will love it
Impress your vegetarian guests with this open ravioli dish which looks tricky but is in fact simple to assemble
A twist on traditional Spanish paella. This dish can be cooked in a frying pan to serve 2 to 3
The ricotta cheese in this delicious ravioli contains calcium for healthy bones and it's delicious!
Our orechiette with clams recipe is one for the seafood lovers and ideal for impressing guests
High in protein and fibre, farro makes a great, healthy alternative to white pasta and is great with asparagus
Kamut pasta has a nutty texture that works well with the sweet flavours in this dish
Cottage cheese adds richness, but less fat than hard cheese, to this macaroni cheese recipe
Your guests will be so impressed by this delicious butternut squash ravioli with sun-dried tomatoes
The tomato and porcini mushroom sauce is simple to make and goes perfectly with penne pasta, a great vegetarian option
Everyone loves this classic carbonara which is usually made with pancetta, but it's also a good way to use up any leftover Christmas ham
A salty, zesty spaghetti recipe with crunch from a lemon and black pepper crumb