Pasta and Noodles

Find recipes for all your favorite pasta dishes including lasagna, baked ziti, pasta salad, macaroni and cheese, and pesto.

Staff Picks

Rigatoni alla Genovese

Rating: 4.5 stars 101
I have no idea why this amazingly flavorful Genovese-style meat sauce isn't way more popular than it is. It's quite simply one of the best pasta sauces you'll ever taste, thanks to a very slow cooking process, and massive amounts of onions.

How to Cook Pasta

If you can boil water, you can cook pasta. Here are a few simple tricks to doing it right.
By Allrecipes Editors

Buffalo Chicken Stuffed Shells

Rating: 4 stars 120
This is a hit for football Sundays. For a thicker stuffing, drain ricotta overnight. Serve with ranch and blue cheese dressing for dipping.

Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe

Rating: 4.5 stars 289
This is a recipe that we have made in our family for many years--everyone loves it. It's a very basic and easy variation on mac 'n cheese.

Homemade Mac and Cheese

Rating: 4 stars 2611
This is a nice rich mac and cheese. Serve with a salad for a great meatless dinner. Hope you enjoy it.

Baked Ziti Casserole

Rating: 4.5 stars 62
Great ziti dish for any lover of pasta. Easy to make and 'wows' the crowd.

Lighter Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo

Rating: 4.5 stars 134
This version of chicken fettuccine alfredo is lightened by substituting some of the heavy cream with chicken broth.

World's Best Lasagna

Rating: 5 stars 19678
It takes a little work, but it is worth it.

Shrimp Fra Diavolo

Rating: 4 stars 70
A simple and spicy dish that will impress your friends. Save time by buying shrimp that's already cooked and peeled.

Quick and Easy Tuna Casserole

Rating: 4.5 stars 673
Quick and Easy Tuna Casserole is perfect for the busy mom!
By Jennie Ridgeway

Beef Stroganoff for Instant Pot

Rating: 4.5 stars 939
Big, slow-cooked flavor on the double. Noodles cook right in the gravy!

Inspiration and Ideas

Roasted Eggplant Pastitsio
Rating: Unrated 13
Ground lamb, roasted eggplant, and penne are topped with a feta cheese sauce in this hearty baked pasta dish.
Light and Delicious Pasta Recipes for Spring
Come spring, we love main-dish recipes that amp up the flavors of hearty greens like spinach, broccoli, and asparagus — and fresh produce in general.
World's Best Lasagna
Rating: 5 stars 19725

Filling and satisfying, John Chandler's lasagna is our most popular recipe. With basil, sausage, ground beef and three types of cheese, it lives up to its name.