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This easy spaghetti carbonara recipe is one of my favorite Italian pasta recipes! It's great with pancetta or prosciutto! #spendwithpennies #spaghetticarbonara #carbonara #easyspaghetticarbonara #carbonararecipe #spagheticarbonararecipe

Spaghetti carbonara features pasta in a deliciously creamy parmesan sauce loaded with savory pancetta & topped with parm as garnish!

Classic Pomodoro Sauce

2 · 55 minutes · This classic Italian pomodoro sauce is simple but delicious. Easy to make but full of flavor, this is our go-to tomato sauce and reminds me of being in Italy! Made with San Marzano tomatoes, basil, a little garlic, and olive oil, it's perfect on any pasta.


  • 1/4 cup Basil, fresh
  • 3 large cloves Garlic
  • 1 Onion, medium
  • 2 28-ounce cans San marzano tomatoes, whole
Baking & Spices
  • 1/2 tsp Black pepper, freshly ground
  • 1 1/2 tsp Kosher salt
Oils & Vinegars
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
Easy Cacio e Pepe Recipe | Julie Blanner

Cacio e Pepe is a 5 ingredient cheesy + creamy pasta that our family loves. It takes just 20 minutes from start to finish and it is so good!

Creamy chicken pasta with bacon

Creamy chicken pasta with bacon is easy to make weeknight one pot pasta dish! With only 30 minutes of total work!

These easy and delicious Italian side dishes are perfect with a wide variety of meals, and of course they complement pasta beautifully! No matter what you’re serving, these Italian sides are bursting with savory flavor.

These easy Italian side dishes complement pasta and MORE! No matter what you're serving, these Italian sides are bursting with savory flavor.

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Giada's Simple Bolognese

Giada's simple bolognese is a longtime favorite among readers, and it's no question why.


  • 1 lb Ground chuck beef
  • 8 Basil, fresh leaves
  • 1 Carrot
  • 1 Celery stalk
  • 1/4 cup Flat-leaf italian parsley
  • 2 Garlic cloves
  • 1 Onion, medium
  • 1 28-ounce can Tomatoes
Pasta & Grains
  • 1 lb Pasta
Baking & Spices
  • 1 Salt and freshly ground black pepper
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/4 cup Olive oil, extra-virgin
  • 1/4 cup Pecorino romano
34 Best Italian Pasta Recipes Approved By Italians

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Italian Sausage Orzo

This one pot Italian sausage orzo recipe is easy, creamy, and comes together fast for a comforting and delicious weeknight dinner.


This classic Manicotti recipe has a 4-cheese filling that can be made with or without meat, as well as spinach! It's a great freezer meal and make-ahead recipe that your family will love. Manicotti When

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A big pan of Baked Ziti filled with pasta, cheese, sausage, and marinara sauce just might be the best dinner ever, especially when garlic bread is served on the side. This baked pasta is a family favorite!

Baked Ziti-pasta, cheese, sausage, and marinara sauce just might be the best dinner ever. This easy baked pasta is a family favorite!

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Sauteed kale with garlic is a super easy Italian recipe that requires very few ingredients and is loaded with powerful nutrition. It’s one of those recipes that leaves you feeling so incredibly healthy that the double chocolate gelato hiding in your freezer suddenly seems 100% justified! | Simple Italian Cooking @simpleitaliancooking #kalerecipes #kalesidedish #easykalerecipes #authenticitalianrecipes #easykalesidedish #healthysidedish #simpleitaliancooking
With only 7 simple ingredients, you can make the best Penne All’ Arrabbiata. This spicy Italian pasta recipe is quick, easy and so very tasty. Perfect for weeknights.
Here is a great recipe you can use for how to make Italian baked zucchini slices.   And as always, I promise it is super simple… if I can do it so can you! It’s an easy recipe and requires next to zero cooking skills which means it’s my favorite kind of cooking and I have to share it with you! Zucchini and onion are a great pair in any Italian recipe, so it makes sense to do this. | Simple Italian Cooking @simpleitalian #italianrecipes #zucchinirecipes #italiansidedishes #simpleitaliancooking
This easy Italian spaghetti with courgettes recipe takes less than 20 minutes to make! Using a handful of simple ingredients, it's a light pasta recipe that is packed with flavour, and such a delicious courgette recipe!