If you've only got 20 minutes, you'd be surprised how many recipes you still have time to make! There is no need to call for takeout or settle for fast food when you can enjoy gourmet-like meals at home in 20 minutes or less. With these delicious pasta dishes cooking dinner becomes oh so easy, and oh so tasty!
Marry Me Chicken Pasta
Make this flavor packed Marry Me Chicken Pasta in just 20 minutes - and don't be surprised if everyone asks for seconds (or your hand in marriage!). It's a super creamy sauce with a delicious flavor combo of crème fraîche, sun-dried tomatoes, basil, paprika & oregano. All achieved with pantry staple dried herbs & minimal prep. Get the recipe: Marry Me Chicken Pasta
Instant Pot Bolognese
Save time in the kitchen with this Instant Pot bolognese! A rich and hearty pasta sauce, this instant pot recipe brings all the flavors of the classic dish simmered for hours into a quick meal with basic pantry ingredients.
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Chicken Tikka Masala Pasta
This Indian fusion Chicken Tikka Masala Pasta is creamy, flavorful and easy to make in less than 30 minutes. Spaghetti cooked in the most delicious tikka masala sauce along with juicy chicken pieces, topped with cilantro, it has all you need for a warm satisfying dinner. Get the recipe: Chicken Tikka Masala Pasta.
This 10-minute Shrimp Carbonara is a delicious twist on the classic Italian pasta dish. All the creamy texture of traditional Carbonara, with the addition of perfectly cooked shrimp. A delightful fusion that will satisfy your cravings for both seafood and pasta, all with an easy no-fail no-cream carbonara method!
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Summer Tortellini Salad
This delicious 6-ingredient summer tortellini salad is super easy and ready to enjoy in 20 minutes! A great option for potlucks, backyard BBQs, or as a light summer meal. Get the recipe.
Sundried Tomato Pasta with Chicken
Make this flavor packed Sundried Tomato Pasta with Chicken in just 20 minutes for a deliciously simple weeknight meal. This super creamy sauce boasts delicious flavors from crème fraîche, sun-dried tomatoes and dried herbs. Go to recipe: Sundried Tomato Pasta with Chicken
Creamy Spinach Pasta
Make a healthy, nutritious, delicious, and rich pasta sauce simply using six ingredients. This creamy spinach pasta sauce is vegan and raw. All you need to make this amazing green sauce is a good high-speed blender, six ingredients, and your favorite pasta. This recipe will please your whole family, including picky eaters! Get the recipe.
Garlic Butter Shrimp Pasta
This 15-minute Garlic Butter Shrimp Pasta is an irresistible combination of tender shrimp, al dente pasta, and flavorful garlic butter sauce. Follow this simple recipe to create an effortless meal that blends the best of seafood and pasta into a delicious dish the whole family will love.
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Spinach Lemon Orzo
This one-pan creamy spinach lemon orzo comes together in just 20 minutes! With fresh spinach, lemon zest, and basil in a creamy sauce, it can be a light, weeknight dinner on it's own or a super easy side dish! Get the recipe.
Pasta with Pancetta & Peas
Pasta with pancetta and peas is the perfect easy weeknight dinner made in less than 20 minutes! Thick cut pancetta is cooked till perfectly crispy, mixed with green peas, then tossed with orecchiette pasta and grated parmesan cheese.
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Coconut Lime Chicken Pasta
This Coconut Lime Chicken & Pasta recipe is an easy way to add some variety to your weeknight meal rotation! If you’re tired of classic pasta sauces, this tangy coconut lime sauce will be a refreshing change of pace, and the whole meal comes together in about half an hour!
Get the recipe: Coconut Lime Chicken Pasta
Lobster & Scallop Pasta
This lobster and scallop pasta is the perfect option for a special occasion meal at home! The recipe is loaded with lobster and scallops, coated in a tangy lemon garlic wine sauce! If you’ve never prepared lobster at home before, this is a great first recipe to try! It uses lobster tails, which are so much easier than preparing a whole lobster.
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Halloumi Pasta Primavera
20-minutes (chopping included!) is all you need to make this delicious, vegetarian halloumi pasta loaded with veggies. A light and summery dish without cream, this is a great summer dinner that lets the veggies shine. Get the recipe from always use butter: 20-minute Halloumi Pasta Primavera [Vegetarian]
This twist on a carbonara is quick and easy to make, and uses common ingredients you'll find at any supermarket. Get the recipe from always use butter.
Spicy Vodka Pasta
Spicy, creamy, and so flavorful - you'll love this version of Vodka Pasta. Get the recipe from always use butter.
Cacio e Pepe
A classic Italian pasta dish that's surprisingly easy to make - and requires so few ingredients.Get the recipe from Urban Farmie.
Spicy Sausage Pasta
Spicy sausage, pasta and Parmesan cheese combine to create this super tasty dinner. Get the recipe from always use butter.
Lemon Ricotta Pasta
You won't find a simpler pasta dish than this. Get the recipe from always use butter.
Fried Green Curry Spaghetti
Thai curry + spaghetti = a dish so delicious you'll be wanting it every week. Get the recipe from always use butter.
Make a vegetarian version of carbonara with halloumi instead of bacon or guanciale Get the recipe from Hey Nutrition Lady.
Smoked Salmon & Spinach Pasta
A super quick pasta dish you'll be coming back to over and over again. Get the recipe from always use butter.
Crème Fraîche Carbonara
The best "fake" carbonara ever - with even more flavor than the classic. Get the recipe from always use butter.
Garlic Butter Pasta
A super quick pasta dinner using common ingredients you probably already have at home. Get the recipe from always use butter.
Buffalo Chicken Pasta
Quick, easy, spicy and so so delicious! Get the recipe from always use butter.
Cajun Alfredo Pasta
A spicy twist on the classic Alfredo sauce. Get the recipe from always use butter.
One-Pot Hummus Pasta
12 minutes, 5 ingredients and one pot - dinner doesn't get much easier than this! Get the recipe from always use butter.
Salmon Crème Fraîche Pasta
Salmon and chives make this one of the best salmon pastas ever. Get the recipe from always use butter.
Sun-dried Tomato Chicken Pasta
Maybe the most flavor packed pasta ever - with sun-dried tomatoes and dried herbs, for a delilcous dinner with basic ingredients. Get the recipe from always use butter.
Cherry Tomato Pasta
Simple can sometimes be so much more, and that's definitely the case with this 15-minute Cherry Tomato Pasta with Spinach and Walnuts. Quick and easy to make it's delicious as it is, and even better topped with a generous piece of mozzarella or burrata cheese. Get the from always use butter.
If you are looking for the easiest vegan alfredo sauce recipe, look no further. Our recipe needs only 5 ingredients, not to mention it is absolutely creamy, delicious, and ready in 15 minutes since no cooking is involved. Get the recipe.
Pesto Cavatappi is a tasty copycat recipe of the famous Noodles & Company dish. This recipe uses fresh homemade basil pesto sauce. It smells and tastes amazing and is guaranteed to please the whole family. With this recipe, you can make a mouthwatering pasta any night of the week. Get the recipe.
Sun Gold Tomato Pasta
This recipe for No-Cook Sun Gold Tomato Pasta takes just 6 simple ingredients and less than 20 minutes to make! Get the recipe.
The tahini sauce calls for just a few simple ingredients – tahini being the star of this recipe. Tahini is a rich, creamy paste made from ground sesame seeds. It has a slightly bitter flavor that pairs well with fresh lemon. It can be found at many grocery stores or can be purchased online. Get the recipe.
Pasta Fresca is an easy 20-minute meal full of all your favorite Italian flavors. Al dente pasta, juicy ripe tomatoes, baby spinach and earthy mushrooms sautéed with balsamic vinegar and garlic for a umami rich sauce base, with a splash of heavy cream makes this a satisfying weeknight dinner! Get the recipe.
Lemon Pepper Pasta
Pasta lovers rejoice! This creamy Lemon Pepper Pasta with parmesan is a delicious dinner that will quickly become a family favorite. Made with just a handful of ingredients you likely already have on hand at all times and is an easy 20 minute meal, it’s the perfect quick and easy weeknight dinner that is sure to impress. Serve it with extra fresh grated parmesan cheese on top and a crisp glass of white wine or Prosecco for the ultimate in Italian delight! Get the recipe.
Easy Pesto Pasta
This pesto pasta recipe is a delicious quick and easy summer recipe! It can be served as a main dish or side dish, and you can enjoy it warm or cold! Full instructions how to make your own basil pesto are included, or you can make it even easier and use store-bought! Get the recipe.