Pasta and Noodle Recipes & Ideas
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Caramelized Cabbage Butter Pasta
Try this simple (yet flavor-packed!) pasta dinner ASAP.
Jul 13, 2023
Fiocchetti with Pears and Parmesan Cream
If you asked me 10 years ago after feasting at a trattoria in Florence on fiocchetti alle pere con salsa di taleggio e asparagi that one day I would be able to replicate the experience, I would have laughed in your face. Back then the only thing I knew how to make was frozen pizza. But time has a way of changing us, and that trip to Florence changed me too. Here I am 10 years later, recreating that meal of a lifetime.
Jul 7, 2023
Creamy Crawfish Pasta
Still looking for a Mardi Gras recipe to celebrate the season? Try this creamy crawfish pasta that comes together in a breeze. I just so happened to have some crawfish squirreled away in my freezer; this was a sensational way to use it. Instead of heavy cream, I used half & half and added tomato paste and white wine to make a creamy pasta sauce. I threw an over-the-top crawfish boil for my fiance’s birthday party last year.
Jul 7, 2023
I Tried the Viral One-Pan French Onion Soup Noodles, and I Don’t Know How I Waited So Long
It’s the mash-up of my dreams.
Jul 6, 2023
Slow Cooker Baked Ziti
It's just like the traditional casserole with tender noodles swimming in marinara and mixed with a double dose of gooey, melted cheese.
Jul 2, 2023
How To Layer and Make Lasagna
Lasagna is perhaps the quintessential feed-a-crowd casserole. There are many ways to make lasagna, but here is my own method for making it. It’s extra-deep (you will need a deep pan), as well as cheesy, meaty, and really, really chunky with beef and sausage. This is a serious lasagna.I was so intimidated by lasagna before I first tried it. It looked like a process that would eat up my whole day.
Jun 30, 2023
Pasta al Limone Is the Easy Italian Pasta You'll Want to Make Every Night
The sauce is silky, creamy, and tangy.
Jun 26, 2023
Pepperoni Pizza Baked Pasta
Pepperoni pizza meets pasta bake.
Jun 22, 2023
Got 15 Minutes? Make These Garlicky Noodles
It’s nutty, savory, and highly slurpable.
Jun 22, 2023
We Can't Stop Making This Dreamy Pasta Salad
Don't head to your next potluck without it.
Jun 19, 2023
Instant Pot Baked Ziti
Like your favorite casserole — just much, much faster.
Jun 14, 2023
Trader Joe’s Crispy Sweet Potato Gnocchi
Forget bringing a pot of water to a boil and roast everything in the oven instead.
Jun 12, 2023
Cheesy Tomato Chorizo Orzo Skillet
Put this one on repeat.
Jun 12, 2023
Lasagna-Stuffed Spaghetti Squash
Swap out the noodles for spaghetti squash and win dinner tonight.
Jun 8, 2023
Authentic Spaghetti alla Carbonara
Spaghetti alla Carbonara: When it’s good, it can make your eyes roll back in your head with pleasure. It lurks there, beckoning, batting its eyelashes on Italian menus. When you don’t order it, you usually end up wishing you had. This pasta dish seems easy to make at home, requiring only few ingredients like bacon, eggs, and pasta.
Jun 6, 2023
This One-Pot Penne Has a Secret Sauce You’ll Make All Summer
It’s packed with veggies and couldn't be easier.
Jun 5, 2023
The Surprising Spice That Totally Transforms Your Average Buttered Pasta
Look beyond dusty Italian seasoning.
Jun 4, 2023
I Tried Grossy Pelosi’s Cherished Family Pasta Salad, and It Totally Exceeded My Expectations
Meaty, cheesy, briny, zesty, and so garlicky — what more could you want?
Jun 2, 2023
Slow Cooker Bolognese Sauce
The classic pasta sauce just got a whole lot easier.
Jun 1, 2023
This Popular Japanese Pasta Will Win Over Any Ketchup Hater
Get ready to level up your spaghetti.
May 30, 2023
These 5-Ingredient Pasta Salads Are Perfect for Summer Potlucks
Snapshot Cooking
They come together in minutes.
May 23, 2023
This Saucy, Slurpable Japanese Noodle Dish Is All About the Toppings
Meet your new favorite noodles.
May 15, 2023
The Only Dressing I Use to Make the Best Pasta Salad All Summer
It’s the one I come back to again and again.
May 9, 2023
This Garlicky Ravioli Tastes Just Like Stuffed Artichokes — Only It’s Way Easier
A weeknight winner you’ll be eating by the spoonful.
May 7, 2023
This High-Protein Ramen Is My Favorite Post-Gym Snack (They Just Launched a New Flavor!)
When I’m not taking out high-interest personal loans to finance my crippling NYC restaurant addiction (read: most of the time) I’m a pretty no-frills home cook. I like simple, one-pot meals that leave me with minimal dishes and maximal flavor. One easy weeknight meal I find myself constantly turning toward is goosed-up instant ramen.
May 3, 2023
A '90s Pantry Staple Makes a Much-Deserved Comeback in This Super-Easy Pasta
It’s a retro, flavor-packed classic.
May 1, 2023
This Easy Capellini Pasta Is Perfect When You Feel Like Doing the Bare Minimum
You probably have the ingredients already!
Apr 26, 2023
I Tried BTS Jung Kook’s Ramen Recipe and It Was Life-Changing
Every BTS ramen moment goes viral among their fans, and most recently on Weverse (a K-pop online artist-to-fan community app), member Jung Kook shared a recipe for what he called “Bulguri.”
Apr 25, 2023
I Tried the Wildly Viral 5-Ingredient Asparagus Pasta Recipe and It Was So Good, I Made It Twice
A simple and quick pasta with minimal ingredients? Definitely here for it.
Apr 24, 2023
This Delicious Pasta Sauce Hack Uses One Special Secret Ingredient
It’s easy to look to jarred pasta sauces, but this hack is clever and resourceful.
Apr 19, 2023
I Tried Dirty Martini Pasta and It’s a Simple-yet-Satisfying Spin on the Classic Drink
It’ll keep you coming back for more.
Apr 17, 2023
Creamy Pesto Tteokbokki Is an Ultra-Luxe Twist on a Beloved Korean Dish
Classic Korean with an Italian twist.
Apr 16, 2023
Pan-Frying Tortellini Is Easier than Boiling — With Crispier Results
Treat this one-pan pasta just like dumplings.
Apr 11, 2023
How To Cook Dried Pasta
Can there be anything more simple than cooking up a pot of pasta? The only thing you have to do is boil water, right? Well, yes, that’s certainly the basic outline. But there are a few other tricks and helpful hints that will help make your cooking run a little smoother and your pasta taste a little better. This post is specifically about cooking classic dried durum wheat pasta.
Apr 7, 2023
Classic Baked Macaroni & Cheese Is the Back Pocket Comfort Food Recipe You Need
You always have a winner with this recipe nearby.
Apr 6, 2023
How To Make the Best, Easiest Homemade Alfredo Sauce
You're just five ingredients and 15 minutes away from the creamy, cheesy sauce.
Mar 22, 2023
I Tried 4 Popular Cacio e Pepe Recipes and the Winner Is the Epitome of Cheesy, Creamy Comfort Food
Finally, I nailed this deceptively simple pasta.
Mar 21, 2023
A Few Restaurant Tricks Are the Secret to Maialino’s Dreamy, Creamy Cacio e Pepe
The New York City trattoria’s at-home version is easy to master.
Mar 20, 2023
Smitten Kitchen’s Foolproof Cacio e Pepe Is a Cheese-Lover’s Dream
It features a surprising technique that’s different from all the rest.
Mar 19, 2023
The Pasta Queen’s Cacio e Pepe Is for Pasta Purists
She sticks with the namesake ingredients and just uses Pecorino Romano and pepper — no butter or olive oil here.
Mar 18, 2023
This 20-Minute Recipe Has Become My New Go-To Way to Eat Pasta
As a carb aficionado, I’m dedicated to making pasta almost every day of the week.
Mar 18, 2023
I Tried Food52’s Classic Cacio e Pepe and Didn’t Expect These Results
The recipe was written after trying a slew of other unique techniques and combining the best of the best.
Mar 17, 2023
This Cheesy Pasta Bake Is the Ultimate Riff on Spinach-Artichoke Dip
Packed with gooey mozzarella cheese pulls and creamy ricotta dollops.
Mar 15, 2023
Creamy Baked Mac and Cheese Cups Are a Snackable Twist on the Classic Dish
An easy-to-eat hit with kids and adults alike.
Mar 8, 2023
This Is the One Surprising Ingredient Oprah Adds to Her Butter-Free Pasta to Make It Super Creamy
A super-creamy pasta without the cream? Count me in!

Mar 7, 2023
27 Easy Dinners That Start with Orzo
Orzo is the ideal rice-pasta hybrid. Here's what to make with it.
Mar 3, 2023
This Creamy One-Pot Orzo Comes Together in 30 Minutes
It's inspired by the tuna casseroles I grew up with.
Feb 28, 2023
Hearty Farfel Pilaf Is the Must-Have Shabbat Side Dish
An easy pilaf with tiny pasta.
Feb 27, 2023
I Finally Tried TikTok’s Viral Baked Spaghetti and Now I Totally Understand the Hype
It’s over-the-top in the best way possible.
Feb 20, 2023
My Mom's Egyptian-Style Vermicelli Rice Is Comfort in a Bowl
It's a perfect pairing for grilled meat, stews, casseroles, and soups. 
Feb 18, 2023
This $10 Costco Grocery Will Give You All the Valentine’s Day Feels
Groceries
"It's a seasonal find I wait all year for."
Feb 14, 2023
This Homemade Vegan Ramen Is Packed with Umami
The homemade stuff is a totally different experience.
Feb 3, 2023
Everything You Should Know About Soba Noodles
Soba noodles are favored for their texture, taste, and nodogoshi.
Jan 28, 2023
A Guide to 9 Types of Japanese Noodles
Noodles are not only food, but also an essential part of Japanese culture.
Jan 20, 2023
Jjajangmyeon Is Saucy, Comforting, and Supremely Slurpable
One slurp is all you need to fall in love with these noodles.
Jan 17, 2023
A Guide to 12 Types of Chinese Noodles
Chinese noodles have become an integral part of Chinese regional cuisines, and they have evolved over the years.
Jan 14, 2023
I Tried Shaquille O’Neal’s Smack Ramen Chicken Alfredo and It Was a Slam Dunk
Cooking the noodles in milk is an ingenious trick that pulls double duty.
Jan 11, 2023
Air Fryer Spaghetti Squash Parm Is My New Favorite Air Fryer Recipe
The air fryer cooks the spaghetti squash (plus warms the marinara, melts the cheese, and crisps the bread crumbs!) perfectly.
Jan 7, 2023
A $1 Pantry Staple Is the Star of This Brilliant 5-Ingredient Pasta
Low effort, big payoff.
Jan 5, 2023
Quick and Easy Yakisoba Is as Flavorful as It Is Flexible
Use up whatever veggies you have on hand!
Jan 4, 2023
Our 10 Most Popular Pasta Recipes of 2022
Comforting and quick solutions no matter the night of the week.
Dec 26, 2022
Creamy Lobster Ravioli Is the Ultimate at-Home Luxury
The 10-minute tomato cream sauce is pure bliss.
Dec 23, 2022
Cajun Shrimp Pasta Delivers Big Smoky Flavor with Minimal Effort
All the simple comforts of a creamy pasta dish with a spicy kick!
Dec 16, 2022
Crispy Gnocchi and Brown Buttered Mushrooms Make for the Ultimate One-Pan Dinner
This five-ingredient skillet dinner is one you'll turn to all winter long.
Dec 13, 2022
Is There a Difference Between Pizza Sauce and Pasta Sauce? (Hell Yes!)
Please don't try to substitute one for the other.
Dec 6, 2022