Healthy Pasta Recipes

What's not to love about a big bowl of pasta! Indulge in this comfort favorite with these healthy pasta recipes. Enjoy pasta with chicken, shrimp, and meatballs covered in your favorite sauce, or a nice side of pasta salad with this selection of easy meals.

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John Legend's Macaroni and Cheese

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When musician John Legend visited Martha Stewart, he shared this recipe for his favorite Southern comfort food. Learn how to make the singer's delicious, creamy macaroni and cheese at home.

One-Pot Pasta with Broccoli and Lemon

Less is more in this quick and easy weeknight dinner. It calls for just five main ingredients (penne, broccoli, garlic, lemon, and Parmesan) and requires minimal cleanup.

Tuna Casserole

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Break out a family favorite: tuna casserole. The traditional comfort food is great for serving large groups. In our tuna casserole recipe, we cut the sauce with chicken broth, but there's enough milk to make this casserole feel indulgent.

Gnocchi with Tomato Sauce

Rating: 3.5 stars 158
This mouthwatering Italian recipe for gnocchi with tomato sauce was adapted from Martha Stewart Living, February 2004.

Zucchini Pasta with Ricotta

Rating: 3.5 stars 83
Ricotta makes this pasta rich and delicious. Use any extra in place of cream cheese on toast or as a substitute for cottage cheese anytime.

Spaghetti with Shrimp, Kale, and Burst Tomatoes

Stash some shrimp in your freezer for nutritious last-minute meals. Here, frozen shrimp stars in this spaghetti recipe with cherry tomatoes and kale. Get the shrimp thawing before you start the pasta and you'll have this easy and delicious dinner ready to eat in about 30 minutes. 
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Italian Chicken Minestrone
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This chicken soup is loaded with kale, zucchini, chickpeas and carrots for a hearty meal.