We all love the classic pasta recipes like spaghetti and meatballs, fettuccine alfredo, and cacio e pepe, but one of the best qualities of pasta is its versatility in creating unique, new meals. While pasta can be customized as a main dish with added proteins, veggies or sauces, Pasta Fits has a few creative recipes to really transform pasta into a meal you wouldn’t expect!
Below are a few unique recipes using pasta that will both shock and excite your guests!
Pizza and pasta in one dish really is the Italian dream of having the best of both worlds! This dish uses pasta as the “dough” for a low sodium, healthy alternative and features traditional pizza toppings. Just like any other pizza, your family can customize this recipe with your favorite toppings like healthy veggies, low fat cheese or lean proteins!
These chips made with lasagna noodles feature a delicious seasoning and give pasta a nice crunch. This is also a great recipe for kids to help make and serves as a great snack.
Try out these Mini Meatball Pasta Cups as an hors d’oeuvre at your next party. Instead of the usual bread or crackers, pasta is used as the base for your appetizer.
A quick breakfast or mid-morning snack, these egg and veggie “muffins” feature pasta for an added energy source. Grab one on your way out the door!
Did you know that pasta can even be used in desserts? This sweet treat uses lasagna noodles as the base, features a creamy filling and is topped with berries for a unique dish you won’t find anywhere else.
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