The convenience of pasta can’t be beat. Boil it, sauce it up and you’re done. While its simplicity is par-none, it can be easy to fall into making the same few recipes. So if you’re looking to change it up a little bit, we rounded up six of our favorite pasta dishes to invigorate your mealtime and have the whole gang asking for seconds.
Mixing up the type of pasta you use is a great place to start. This light-tasting pasta salad doesn’t skimp on the flavor, and packs up well for a tasty lunch the next day.
For another fresh take on pasta salad, this is a must-try. The sweetness of the mango is complimented perfectly with a zing of brightness from the cilantro. Add some kick with a sprinkle of red pepper flakes, and you have a flavor-packed salad everyone will love.
Instead of putting the sauce and fixings on top of the pasta, get some large shells and fill them with a mouthwatering mixture of ricotta and broccoli.
New take on the pasta bake. Mix up some whole milk, mozzarella cheese and ranch seasoning for a simple sauce that will bring out the best in your veggies and pasta.
Pile on some lightly sautéed vegetables for a pasta dish that’s packed with a crisp and savory flavor.
Start with our Original Ranch® dressing, add some dry white wine and Dijon mustard, and you’ll have a simple Alfredo sauce that will taste like you spent hours preparing it.