Blue Ribbon Pasta Recipes


Dragon Noodles with Chicken

By Anne Jordan
This is one of my family's favorites. It's cheaper than eating out and better than most...

Baked Mostaccioli

By Beth Pierce
This is not your lunch ladies mostaccioli! Or your wedding day mostaccioli. This delicious...

Chicken Cacciatore

By Kathi Hamill
This is one of my favorite go-to recipes when I cant think of something to make...

Tuna Noodle Casserole With Cream Cheese (No Canned Soup)

By Betty Graves
Note: (Be sure to use good tuna). Also, make sure noodles are done before...

Cavatini

By Traci Coleman
My Aunt Linda used to make this as the main dish for her Super Bowl potluck...

Bacon & Tomato Pasta Salad

By Marianne Gleason
Perfect for these hot summer nights! Goes together quickly and not too heavy! Serving...

Crock Pot - Spicy Cajun Chicken Pasta

By Cindy Dozier
I came up with this recipe. My family LOVED it!!! It's easy as the crock pot...

Greek Pasta Salad

By Patti Rahilly- Jones
A nice twist on a pasta salad. Something different and super easy.

Spinach Artichoke Lasagna Rolls

By Melody Perkins
One of the best lasagna's I've ever had! My family loved it!

~ Cassie's Comforting Chicken & Noodles ~

By Cassie *
I made this easy, tasty meal for my mom to help out while ill. She loved...

Chicken Spaghetti Casserole

By Steve Young
This is a great recipe for feeding a lot of folks, or for feeding a few...

Linguine with Meat Sauce

By Cherie Hammond
This is the first recipe I "adopted"! It was fun and easy to make; just...

Roasted Vegetables with Pasta

By Ina Cobh
This is my go-to picnic recipe. I love it!

Spinach Lasagna Roulade

By M L
This is a very simple recipe that looks great and tastes even better. I started...

Kielbasa Pasta Casserole

By Thelma S
I had several jars of spagetti sauce that I got on sale. I used 1 1/2...

BEEF STROGANOFF

By Linda P
YUM! Nice and creamy.

My "Famous" Lasagna

By jannette dellanos-poland
I CALL THIS "MY FAMOUS LASAGNA" BECAUSE EVERY TIME I HAVE MADE IT IT BECOMES SOMEONE'S...

Linguini and white clam sauce.

By Kat Ryan
my grandma made this with wilted lettuce salad once a month.

Chicken Spaghetti

By Leslie Holt
This is a great recipe for a cold day! And my kids devour it! There are...

Fresh Rosemary Chicken with Pesto Pasta!

By Becky Hammond
I took a number of different recipes and experimented by combining them! This is so...

The Mamas' Lasagna

By Cherie Hammond
This recipe represents a blend of 3 recipes, from my mom, my mother-in-law and me! ...

Lasagna - No Boil

By Penny R
No special "no-boil" or "oven-ready" noodles are required for a no-boil lasagna. Just buy the...

Super Easy Working Mom's Manicotti

By Michelle Waco
A twist on the super easy recipe I use from the back of the AMERICAN BEAUTY...
15 Recipes You Can Make With a Bottle of Italian Dressing

15 Recipes You Can Make With a Bottle of Italian Dressing


We all have that partially used bottle of Italian dressing sitting in the fridge. If you’re staring at it wonder what can I use it for, we’ve got the answer. These 15 recipes all have Italian dressing as an ingredient and they’re not just pasta salad.

15 Recipes for a Scaled Back Fourth of July Barbecue

15 Recipes for a Scaled Back Fourth of July Barbecue


Fourth of July may look a little different this year but it’s still our patriotic duty to enjoy delicious food. These scrumptious recipes are made with readily available ingredients and leftovers are just as good. Start with some Strawberry Salsa served with pita chips (tasty on top of chicken too). Grill Chipotle Lime Chicken and […]

Recipes for an Easy and Tasty Family Picnic

Recipes for an Easy and Tasty Family Picnic


Looking for an activity to do with the family? Have a picnic! Whether it’s in a local park or just in your yard, on a nice summer day take your meal outside. I’ve put together a menu of easy recipes for a family picnic everyone will enjoy. “Hot, humid summers in the heartland call for […]