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    One-Pan Rotini with Tomato Cream Sauce

    I like to make one-pan recipes and this one was proclaimed a winner by my family. Bonus: It's also easy to clean up. Serve with crusty bread to dip into the sauce. —Angela Lively, Conroe, Texas

    Italian Sausage Veggie Skillet

    We love Italian sausage sandwiches, but because the bread isn't diet-friendly for me, I created this recipe to satisfy my...


    Makeover Italian Pasta Salad

    Here’s the perfect side dish for summer picnics or fall potlucks—and no one would ever guess that it’s been slimmed...


    Turkey Spiral Skillet

    Family-friendly and everyday delicious, this is a little healthier and lighter twist on classic beef and pasta dishes. It’s fast...


    Balsamic Chicken Pasta

    “Balsamic vinaigrette gives a refreshing zing to this pasta dish,” says Bill Hilbrich of Saint Cloud, Minnesota. “It can be...

    Robust Italian Sausage & Pasta

    Sit back and let the slow cooker do the hard work with this savory main dish. Since you don't cook...


    Antipasto Pasta Salad

    This beautiful, hearty antipasto pasta salad is ideal for picnics because it's mayo-free. It's also really easy and a huge...

    Skillet Pasta Florentine

    “Here's a great weeknight supper that's budget-friendly, healthy and liked by children.” And with such a thick, cheesy topping, who'd...


    Creamy Pasta Primavera for Two

    "When I think of springtime, asparagus comes to mind. This pasta dish is a wonderful blend of tender, crisp colorful...


    Pizza Pepperoni Pasta

    Turkey pepperoni adds classic Italian flavor to this family-friendly main dish that’s done in a flash. It’s ideal for busy...


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    Garden Pesto Pasta Salad

    My family and I live on a homestead in the Missouri Ozarks and produce much of our own food. In...

    Garlic Bread Pasta Torte

    My kids love to stuff spiral pasta inside bread for a clever dinner torte. We save the bread crusts to...


    Black-Eyed Pea Pasta Salad

    Grilling out? You may want to serve this refreshing, make-ahead salad at the barbecue. A creamy Italian dressing enhances the...


    Creamy Pasta Primavera

    When I think of springtime, asparagus comes to mind. This pasta dish is a wonderful blend of tender, crisp, colorful...


    Italian Pasta Casserole

    All the traditional flavors abound in this dish reminiscent of lasagna. “This is a zippy and hearty recipe that our...


    Weeknight Pasta Squiggles

    This zesty pasta dish is ideal for busy weeknights. It's low on ingredients and easy to prep, and it tastes...

    Creamy Italian Spiral Salad

    I have accumulated some delicious recipes that serve large numbers, like this colorful and delicious pasta salad. The flavors blend...


    Sausage Alfredo

    I created this recipe to mimic restaurant Alfredo pasta dishes. It's half the cost and comes together almost as quickly...


    Chicken Pasta Dinner

    Green beans add nice crunch and a bit of color to this tasty pasta-and-chicken dish from our Test Kitchen that...


    Smoked Sausage Pasta

    “One of the things I like most about this is that you can chill leftovers and have an equally delicious...


    Potluck Pasta Salad

    “This dish is a hit and it keeps beautifully in the refrigerator for days,” says Erika Shupe of Mount Vernon,...


    Ground Beef Spiral Bake

    We got this recipe from a restaurant cook who lived in the duplex beside my mother-in-law. It was one of...


    Sausage Marinara Over Pasta

    "My husband and I enjoy pasta, so after I discovered low-fat Italian turkey sausage at the supermarket, I came up...


    Rotini with Shrimp

    A lovely lemon-dill sauce coats this colorful blend of shrimp, rotini pasta and minced green onions. "It's attractive enough to...

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    Pasta Salad Plus

    "When it comes to pleasing a crowd at a picnic or other summer gathering, this colorful pasta and veggie salad...


    Asparagus Pasta

    A sure sign of spring is fresh asparagus. This recipe would be wonderful for a luncheon celebrating the season. The...


    A Twist on Pasta Salad

    "I lightened up this recipe i found on the back of a pasta box many years ago," writes Pat Morris,...


    Pasta Pizza Soup

    "A bowl of my soup hits the spot on a cold, rainy or snowy day, which we have in abundance...


    Pasta Crab Casserole

    This is an easy dish to freeze ahead for company. A yummy combination of spiral pasta, crab and sauteed veggies...


    Pepperoni Pasta

    I found this recipe in a cookbook from my mother's sorority. For a fun look, substitute half of the rotini...