Easy Cheesy Baked Ziti

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Easy cheesy baked ziti will make everyone think you’ve been cooking for hours, but it’s actually shockingly simple to whip up. This is one of the best ways to get a comforting meal on the table without a lot of effort. Or you can up the ante with homemade sauces when you have extra time. Get the recipe now.

Sausage, Kale, and White Bean Pasta Toss

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Toodle-oo, tomato sauce. When you need some innovative noodle inspiration, this sausage, kale, and white bean pasta toss will do the trick. In this flavor-rich recipe, fiber-packed cannellini beans step up to the plate, buzzed with some parmesan to create a velvety coating for rigatoni. Get the recipe now.

Baked Manicotti

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For a hearty pasta your family will never forget, this baked manicotti is your ticket to a winner-winner stuffed noodle dinner. In this satisfying red sauce recipe, tubular pasta is filled with ricotta, parmesan, and herbs, then baked to perfection under a blanket of marinara and more cheese. Read more now.

Classic Spaghetti and Meatballs

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Next time that Italian craving strikes, roll up your sleeves, grab the garlic, and get to work. A true classic, spaghetti is paired with superior meatballs that are tender and juicy, loaded with sharp, nutty Parmesan and fresh parsley. Keep reading to swirl your way to forkful after forkful of perfectly savory pasta.

Spaghetti alla Carbonara

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Need dinner in a hurry? With just a few simple ingredients that you probably already have on hand, this peppery pasta comes together in no time. In our spaghetti alla carbonara, the sauce is a dreamy blend of eggs, parmesan, bacon, and garlic. Hungry yet? Learn all the savory secrets behind this quick dish- read more.

Bright, Light & Lemony 30-Minute Pasta with Grilled Chicken

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Grilled, sliced poultry with a light and bright sauce makes this lemony pasta with chicken a surefire win for dinner this week. It’s a simple but elegant dish that is easy enough to make any night, no matter how busy you are. From start to finish, it will be ready in just 30 minutes. Get the recipe now.

Baked Penne with Sausage, Zucchini, and Feta

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Looking for a way to make pasta night healthier? This baked penne with chicken sausage, zucchini, and feta is a lighter recipe that the whole family will love. Thanks to cottage cheese, every bite is creamy but with fewer calories and fat. Read more now to add this recipe to your collection of healthy family favorites.

Shrimp Fra Diavolo (Italian Shrimp and Linguine with Spicy Sauce)

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When your pasta is lacking pizzazz, try this crazy easy, super fiery shrimp fra diavolo. This sassy seafood dish features shrimp spiked with spicy red pepper flakes, tossed with juicy tomatoes, salty pancetta, white wine, sharp Asiago cheese, and fresh basil. Read more now to learn how to make it for dinner tonight.

Buffalo Chicken Spaghetti

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Are your taste buds begging for Buffalo sauce? Turn to this fiery spin on spaghetti. Savory spice-rubbed chicken breasts are seared, braised in a blazing homemade sauce, shredded, and tossed with tangy blue cheese and oniony scallions. Read more now to add this spicy pasta dish to your list of red-hot recipes.

Delicious 15-Minute Sesame Noodles Are Faster Than Takeout

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This 15-minute sesame noodles recipe offers a quick, easy way to bring the flavors of takeout home. The tasty sauce has so much depth, and it’s incredibly simple to make. You can use lots of different types of noodles, and this dish pairs well with a variety of vegetables or proteins. What’s not to love? Read more.

Homemade Spelt Ravioli with Ricotta Cheese Filling

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Homemade pasta gets a rustic and nutritious makeover with this basil and ricotta-filled spelt ravioli. Even if you don’t have a pasta roller or ravioli molds, you can still treat your family to this impressive pasta dish. Read more now on Foodal to get the recipe, with step-by-step instructions and sauce ideas.

Pepperoni Pizza Lasagna: Rethink Dinner with This Delicious Mashup

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This pepperoni pizza lasagna is a mash-up of two of your favorite Italian recipes, all in one giant casserole dish. The combination features ground turkey, a tasty blend of spices and fresh herbs, and plenty of cheese. It’s one of those dinners that will have everyone running to the dinner table. Get the recipe now.