8 Italian Pasta Recipes Everyone Should Know

8 Italian Pasta Recipes Everyone Should Know

Calling all pasta lovers! Italy is trending again.

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Major anniversaries for Italian cultural icons from Dante to Pier Paolo Pasolini abound. New TV shows about Italian food enjoy great ratings. And interest in travel to romantic Italian cities like Rome, Florence, and Venice is surging.
 
So now is a prime time to celebrate this unique European destination with tasty Italian pasta recipes for every occasion. Let’s indulge your passion for pasta and interest in Italy!
 
 

Italian Chicken Pasta Recipes

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1. Chicken Bruschetta Pasta

Fun fact: in the 15th century, the wealthy Medici family began commissioning chicken-shaped ceramic pitchers after crowing roosters saved them from danger. It’s an Italian pottery tradition that endures to this day.
 
Modern diners devour Italian chicken pasta recipes like this chicken bruschetta pasta. Club House Tasty Savoury Seasoning Blend – with ingredients including tomato, basil, and oregano – beautifully complements the mozzarella cheese balls and diced tomatoes.

 

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2. Chicken Spiedini

If you’re fascinated by fencing masters like Francesco Alfieri and Giorgio Santelli, you might find it hard to resist our Chicken Spiedini. These mouthwatering chicken skewers – recommended for eating with spaghetti with tomato sauce – are definitely on point when prepared with Barbecue Chicken Seasoning. You get the thrust. 

 

Italian Pasta Salad Recipes 

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3. Italian Pasta Salad

Whether your favourite Italian classical music composer is Vivaldi, Rossini, or Paganini, this Italian pasta salad recipe will make your stomach sing. With a flavourful symphony of zucchini, black olives, and roasted red peppers, this hearty fusilli dish is one of the best Italian pasta recipes out there.

 

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4. Pasta Salad Caprese

Did you know that Caprese salad takes its name from the Italian island of Capri? It’s the same famous resort island that Capri pants are named after.
 
Our Pasta Salad Caprese is a satisfying hybrid of a traditional Caprese salad, featuring mozzarella balls and cherry tomatoes, plus pasta cooked to perfection. The Italiano signature blend of spices takes this pasta recipe to the next level. 

 

Superb Spaghetti Ideas 

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5. Spaghetti with Meatballs

An Italian club in Hilton Head, South Carolina made a meatball weighing more than 1,700 pounds in 2017. With our Spaghetti with Meatballs recipe, you’ll get close to 25 meatballs, incorporating heavy cream, Parmesan cheese, ground beef and pork. Buon appetito!
 
Hungry for a different Italian pasta sauce recipe? Try Wild Boar Bolognaise Pasta Sauce with Tagine Seasoning. If you’re tight on time, check out our creamy red Spaghetti Sauce Mix
 

Luscious Lasagna Recipes

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6. Savoury Lasagna

It’s widely believed that lasagna originated in the Italian city of Naples. This decadent version of lasagna is loaded with whole milk ricotta, Parmesan cheese, fresh parsley, and ground beef. Bake until the lasagna is brown and bubbly and you just have to dig in!
 
If your favourite Italian pasta recipes involve lasagna, don’t miss these other delicious dishes: 
 
 

More Marvelous Italian Pasta Recipes

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7. Montreal Steak Pepper Penne

The name “penne” means either “feather” or “pen” in Italian, and penne was invented in Genoa in 1865. In this yummy fusion of culinary delights, grilled peppers and onions top the penne, along with sliced steak marinated in Montreal Steak Spice Wet Rub. It’s all best-enjoyed with 25% Less Salt Brown Gravy Mix.

 

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8. Grilled Turkey With Gnocchi

The magic of sliced turkey breast with Mediterranean Basil and Garlic 30 Minute Marinade makes this gnocchi feast one of our tastiest Italian pasta recipes. You’ll be dreaming of scenic spots from Siena to Sardinia as you relish every last drop of the rich sauce with whipping cream and grated Parmesan cheese.

 

Other Italian Recipes To Try

•  Italian Style Meatball Stew 
  Grilled Italiano Steak Sandwiches 
  Quick Italian Chicken 
  Tomato Bruschetta 2 Ways

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