Pasta Sauce Recipes

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75 Ways to Cook Elbow Macaroni

There isn't a pantry staple more versatile than a box of elbow macaroni for meals that are easy, filling and budget-friendly.

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29 Diabetic-Friendly Pasta Dinners

If you have diabetes, pasta is definitely not off-limits. These pasta recipes for diabetics incorporate noodles in a smart way...


10 Irresistible Recipes to Make With Gemelli Pasta

Leave the penne and cavatappi in the pantry, and try out gemelli in these recipes that either already feature the...


75 Incredible 5-Star Pasta Recipes

We've gathered up our most-loved pasta recipes all in one place. From cheesy and hearty to fresh and seasonal, these...


Slow-Cooker Short Rib Ragu over Pappardelle

An irresistible sauce gives this beef another dimension of flavor. Nearly any starchy side, such as potatoes or polenta, will...

Spicy Pork and Butternut Squash Ragu

This recipe is a marvelously spicy combo that's perfect for cooler fall weather and satisfying after a day spent outdoors....


28 Summer Pasta Recipes Inspired by the Farmers Market

Pasta isn't just a cold weather comfort food. These summer pasta recipes embrace all the season has to offer—especially those...

Vegetable Pasta Sauce

A cousin of mine in Minnesota was the first one in our family to make this meatless spaghetti sauce. She...


Chicken Spaghetti Supper

Instead of chicken breasts, try cut-up chicken or even browned turkey in her main dish. it's also interesting to try...


Hearty Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

After years of experimenting, my mom has perfected her hearty spaghetti sauce recipe. It's excellent served with a tossed salad...


Mushroom-Beef Spaghetti Sauce

“I got the recipe for this sauce in a recipe exchange and wish I could credit the person who gave...

Chicken Penne Alfredo

Cream cheese just might steal the show here. Combined with chicken, penne pasta, veggies and savory
seasoning, it makes...


Meaty Spaghetti Sauce

My homemade spaghetti sauce got rave reviews, but it was so time-consuming to make on the stovetop. My family loves...


Weeknight Pasta Supper

After a long day, I want something that is healthy but also quick to prepare and this pasta dish fits...


Italian Sausage Marinara with Penne

Fill your house with the warm, wonderful aroma of this rich, bold-flavored sauce. It’s my first original recipe and a...


Sausage-Veggie Pasta Sauce

With this recipe, I can sneak so many vegetables past my young sons—and they even ask for seconds! Plus, it...

Mom’s Spaghetti Sauce

“Mom made this when we were kids, and it was always my first choice for birthday dinners,” recalls Kristy Hawkes...


Big-Batch Spaghetti Sauce

This hearty, old-fashioned spaghetti sauce will satisfy even the largest appetite. It may look like a lot of work, but...



Turkey Spaghetti Sauce

This is rich, homey and flavorful, but lower in sodium than jarred meat sauce. Jennifer Kolb — Overland Park, Kansas


Chunky Spaghetti Sauce

When your hungry clan requests, "Spaghetti, please!", you'll be happy to oblige with this simple savory sauce. It proves appetizingly...


Spaghetti Sauce with Meatballs

This was my mother-in-law's recipe and as a bride, my first adventure into serious cooking. I enjoy spending the time...


Artichoke-Basil Pasta Sauce

"I received this recipe from my college roommate, and it quickly became one of my favorites,” notes Janet Bischof of...


Vegetable Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomato Sauce

Sun-dried tomato spread is a blend of sun-dried tomatoes, tomato paste and olive oil. Use it as a spread on...

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Mushroom Bolognese with Whole Wheat Pasta

A traditional Bolognese sauce is meat-based with everything from pork to pancetta. Skipping the meat, I loaded this pasta dish...


Pasta Arrabbiata (Angry Pasta)

I learned how to make this while I was in Italy one summer. You can add more or less crushed...


Super Spaghetti Sauce

At my house, we never know how many we'll have for dinner. That's why this spaghetti sauce is one of...


Spaghetti for 100

Spaghetti for 100 comes from Marilyn Monroe of Lansing, Michigan. "A club I belong to used this main dish for...


Basil Parmesan Pasta Sauce

"As a busy home health nurse, I'm committed to preparing meals that are quick and nutritious," shares Susan Houser of...


Sausage Pasta Sauce

Sweet peppers, onions and garlic give this red sauce its rich flavor, and a little cream gives it a smooth...