Fall is pasta time! When the weather starts low outside, we tend to crave warm, comforting, satisfying meals that will help push away those fall blues. What better way to give ourselves plenty of energy than through delicious and nutritious carbs? Here are some pasta great pasta ideas for fall!
Baked Tortellini With Three Sauces
Here’s a super easy and rich pasta recipe that tastes like you spent hours in the kitchen, but can be prepared in 15 minutes, and be ready for the table in just an hour, from start to finish. Three store-bought sauces and frozen cheese-stuffed tortellini are the secrets to this insanely simple pasta dinner recipe, that’s absolutely delicious and a great choice for winter dinner parties, or Sunday dinner with the family
Vegan Creamy Mushroom Pasta Recipe
Creamy, rich pasta for vegan diets can be tough to find and prepare, but this recipe makes it possible. This vegan pasta dish has a yummy mushroom sauce that’s super satisfying and warming on a cold winter night. It’s so good that you’ll want to start using the sauce for other dishes too, from cooked chicken (for our carnivorous friends) to rice dishes! It’s crazy quick to prepare in just 30 minutes.
If you love spaghetti and meatballs, but don’t like fussing in the kitchen – or doing dishes – you’ll love this super-efficient recipe that eliminates the need to cook your pasta separately in a big pot. This awesome Skillet Spaghetti recipe has you cooking the spaghetti pasta right in the sauce, for a one-dish dinner that checks all the boxes when it comes to a satisfying, meaty pasta dish that’s ideal for winter family weeknights.
Stuffed Chicken Parmesan
Impress everyone at the dinner table with this stuffed chicken Parmesan recipe. It sounds like a difficult recipe, but it’s surprisingly simple when you break it down. To make it, you’ll slice open chicken breasts, stuff them with mozzarella, and bread them. Fry the breasts to a golden brown, add marinara sauce, then top with fresh mozzarella. It’s finished with Parmesan and served over pasta, creating a delicious meal the family will love.
Tuna, Pasta, and Spinach Casserole
Take your tuna casserole to the next level with this scrumptious, comforting tuna pasta casserole recipe that makes a great everyday meal. Florentine-style tuna pasta casserole is easy to make, with canned tuna, egg noodles, frozen chopped spinach, pimientos, and Cheddar cheese. The perfect everyday meal this winter, it’s great for warming up your family’s tummies on cold evenings.
Chicken Cordon Bleu Pasta
Chicken cordon bleu is a comforting chicken dish, perfect on a cold winter night. This recipe takes that French classic and deconstructs it into a warming pasta. The ingredients normally stuffed inside a chicken breast are instead used to make a rich sauce with gruyere cheese and deli ham which is then topped with crispy breaded chicken.
You can choose one of these super recipes. From lasagna and macaroni and cheese ideas to oven-baked pasta casseroles and vegetarian pasta, you’ll find plenty of great pasta recipes here that you can serve for family dinners and entertaining guests, or bring to potlucks, this fall.