Looking for pasta and rice recipes? We have everything from cold pasta salads to chicken and rice to indulgent baked pasta recipes like lasagna, stuffed shells, and gourmet macaroni and cheese.
Sausage Spinach Monesta
1. Boil pasta in water according to directions. Drain and set aside. 2. Remove sausage from its skin, break apart and saute in large fry…
Lemony Tomato Basil Pasta
A lemony tomato pasta that must not, under any circumstances, be served with Parmesan cheese. Dollops of fresh ricotta would be a lovely addition though.
A Dish of Red, White and Green
Crumble and cook sausage until done. Add the spinach, tomatoes, and (drained and rinsed) cannelloni beans to sausage. Add broth and cook until heated through and…
Summer Pasta with Peaches, Tomatoes, Pancetta and Basil
Juicy tomatoes and fresh basil are a natural for summer pasta. Luscious peaches and savory pancetta are, too, however less expected.
Here, the three colors come from the combination of veggies. You can mix any three colors you like.
Tri-Color Pasta with Tuna, Spinach and Artichoke Hearts
This fresh and wholesome dish can be easily adapted to suit a variety of audiences. Perfect for left overs and on the go!
Risotto with Broccoli, Peas, Zucchini and Carrots
Bursting with great vegetable flavors, the creamy vegetarian risotto makes a great spring dinner.
Grown-Up Mac and Cheese
Though it takes a little more foresight to make mac and cheese from scratch, you’ll be so glad you did. This one is baked stovetop and finished under the broiler for a bubbly top without all the fuss.
Tuna Mac and Cheese Casserole
1. Cook 1 box Mac & Cheese as directed. Mix chicken & soup with Mac & Cheese, put in oven dish. Cut bread, a few slices…
Lentil and Rice Salad
Sort lentils and rinse under cold water. Cook lentils in 4 cups of cold water over medium heat 25 minutes. Add rice, salt, pepper, reduce…
Tomato Pasta Salad
Use as many different kinds of tomatoes as you can find in this terrific tomato and pasta salad.
The almost instant lunch
Simply put the rice into a sealable microwaveable container if taking to work, or a bowl for at home. Top it with the beans and…
Line a colander with the torn spinach. Place in sink. Cook pasta to 'al dente' stage. (package directions, less two minutes) While pasta is…
Ma Johnsons’ Goolash
Brown hamburger,onion,garlic,green pepper While hamburger is browning, cook shell-roni, or penne as directed on box. Drain hamburger if needed;add tomato sauce,mixed vegetables. Add seasonings, Add…
Orrecchiette with Broccoli Rabe, Ricotta, and Sausage
Just a tiny bit of sausage adds a disproportionate amount of flavor here. Choose sweet or hot, depending upon your tolerance.