Pasta Side Recipes


Ooey Gooey Mac and Cheese

By Samantha Jacobs
This baked mac and cheese is so creamy and delicious. It's great for a Crock Pot...

Shrimp Pasta Salad

By Michelle Flory
My girls love this. I make it with left over steamed shrimp.

BASIC CHINESE CAKE NOODLE RECIPE

By Jo Anne Sugimoto
Here is a basic Chinese cake noodle recipe for just about anything that you would want...

Smoked Summer Sausage Pasta Salad

By Lynn Socko
If you ever get a chance to smoke a log of summer sausage, it is off...

Creamy Parmesan & Garlic Pasta

By Tammy T
My 3 favorites in one pot. Cheese, garlic and angel hair pasta! I just love...

Orzo Pasta w/ Portobello Mushrooms

By Monika Rosales
Parmesan cheese....makes this side dish a huge hit

Chicken and Bacon Macaroni Salad

By Sue Faccone
I like to add different colored peppers sliced thin and put on top of the salad...

Delicious Fettuccine Alfredo (Only 300 Calories!)

By Family Favorites
Think you have to give up creamy Fettuccine Alfredo while trying to get rid of a...

Tomato Basil Pasta

By Maven Argyle
This is like a pasta version of a Caprese sandwich! Simple and so good.

FETTUCCINE PRIMAVERA

By Ellen Bales
This is one of those poor recipes that nobody wanted--I can't imagine why. It sounds so...

Vegetable & Cashew Chicken Pasta

By Barbara Kavorkian
This is a recipe that I make through the summer out of veggie I always have...

Spaghetti Squash Casserole

By Tonya Young
I'm always looking for a way to eat squash and this is a great one. It's...

Lena's Loaded Pierogi Casserole

By Dee Stillwell
I adopted this orphan recipe and made it my own. My friend, Lena, from Yugoslavia, brought...

Polish Noodle Casserole

By JANET JORDAN
this would be good on a cold day

Roasted Vegetables with Pasta

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

Gluten Free Macaroni and Cheese

By Heather Stepniewski
This was wonderful. Rich and delicious. You don't even miss the wheat pasta.

Couscous with Pomegranate, Mint and Pine Nuts

By Cyndy Hinton
Take the pomegranate and score it in quarters just through the skin. Take a sharp...

Mamma G's Orzo

By Vic Gatto
This is a great hearty dish that is very easy to prepare but will impress dinner...

Mac-N-Cheese-N-Crackers

By Laurie Lott
This recipe has a secret ingredient that only you, me and some cute little elves know...

Old Fashioned Mac and Cheese

By JANE LOUISE
This is the macaroni I grew up on. Nothing is added to it like meat...
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