Healthy Pasta Side Recipes


Light and Delicious Spaghetti Squash

By Julia McGinnis
Last year I was introduced to spaghetti squash, and I was amazed by its versatility! ...

Millie's Holy Guacamole Pasta Salad

By Millie P. York
I do a lot of cooking for the hospitality team at my church and I was...

Catie's Island Tuna Salad

By Catie B
I found this recipe many years ago and adapted it. During the years I made this,...

Colorful Party Pasta Salad

By Megan Todd
This recipe is a family favorite that is requested for EVERY bonfire, birthday party, holiday get-together,...

Asian Vegetable Pasta Salad

By Linda Dalton
This is a variation of a recipe I created a number of years ago that gave...

Tomato and Summer Squash Sauce on Pasta

By Millie Johnson
My counter was covered with some tomatoes and squash that I needed to do something with...

Spaghetti Squash Casserole

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

Party Pasta Salad

By Tammy Raynes
Summertime cooking doesn't have to be hot and boring. This little salad is great any time...

Grandmother's Seafood Salad

By Melanie B
My ex-husband's Grandmother made this every year for Thanksgiving and my MIL makes it at Christmas...

Olive Garden Alfredo sauce - light version

By Christine Chamberlain
Tastes like the Olive Garden's sauce, but with less calories!

Cherry Sesame Noodles with Lemon-Hoisin Sauce

By Merry Graham
I hope you try Cherry Sesame Noodles with Lemon-Hoisin Sauce and Roasted Broccoli! I bet ya...

Orzo w/ Snow Peas, Spinach & Sun-Dried Tomatoes

By Monika Rosales
I wanted to try these flavors together along with garlic and Parmesan cheese = Success

Shrimp Pasta Salad

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

Roasted Vegetables with Pasta

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

Mediterranean pasta salad : Perfect for summer picnics or your...

By Grishma Shah
This Mediterranean pasta salad is my family's favorite. We can eat this at any time. It...

Gluten-Free Pasta Salad

By Karl Strasser
I have some frends on special diets and everyone loves this salad.

FETTUCCINE PRIMAVERA

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

Caramel Apple Noodle Kugel

By Pat Duran
This is an excellent way to use some of the seasons Granny Smith apples. This recipe is...

Salt - The Spice of Life

By JoSele Swopes
For every meal there is one thing people generally reach for before they even take a...

Three Cheese Chicken Alfredo Bake

By LINDA BAILEY
When I make this bake the kids eat til it is gone!! if I want some...

Italian Pasta Salad

By Laura Perovich
I just love this recipe. A hit at BBQ's on a hot summer day.

Swedish style meatballs with mushroom gravy

By Irisa Raina 9
The lady who gave me this recipe was an amazing Hungarian cook. She could cook anything...

Uses for Strawberry, mango, jalapeno pepper jelly

By Stormy Stewart
I make this new recipe for Strawberry, mango, jalapeno pepper jelly Because I didn't have all...

Ricetta Inscatolata Del Pepe (Pickled Peppers)

By Dan Barto
This is a pickled pepper vinegar and oil, herbs recipe...no need for sealing or canning. ...
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