Category: Pasta & Noodles

Vegan pasta and noodle recipes, including vegetable noodles.

Game Day, Gluten Free Option, Italian Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Pasta & Noodles, Salads, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Fresh Crunchy Pasta Salad

For a quick and satisfying meal, try this crunchy fresh pasta salad. The pasta is filling and celery, bell pepper, and onions add a ton of crunch. Mustard, vinegar, lemon juice and dill add delicious, tangy flavor. Try a different type of pasta! Beet, spinach, and chickpea pasta are great alternatives. Many of the healthier […]

Appetizers, Condiments, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free, Kitchen Basics, Oven Dishes, Pasta & Noodles, Pizzas

Kitchen Basics: Roasted Garlic

One of my favorite kitchen basics, roasted garlic is one of those foods that you won’t be able to live without once you’ve made it. You can roast several garlic heads and use them at once, or keep them in the fridge or freezer for later. Roasted garlic can be used on pasta, spread on […]

summer squash penne
Entrees, Father's Day, Lunch & Dinner, Pasta & Noodles, Stove Top Dishes, Vegetables

Summer Squash Penne

If you’ve been craving pasta and veggies like I have, this Summer Squash Penne dish is just what you need. If you have a garden full of zucchini and squash, even better! Give this recipe to your friends when you give them your surplus homegrown veggies. Together with basil, oregano, and garlic, this fresh flavored […]

slow cooker italian tomato pasta soup
Italian Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, Oil Free Recipes, Pasta & Noodles, Slow Cooker, Soups

Slow Cooker Italian Tomato Pasta Soup

You will love this slow cooker Italian tomato pasta soup. It’s a perfect winter comfort food! With tomatoes, garlic, pasta and Italian spices, you’ll be transported to Italy by the aromas and tastes. Serve this to the family or guests with a side of garlic bread – they’ll be in heaven. I’m enjoying slow cooker […]

sun dried tomato pesto
Appetizers, Condiments, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free Option, Italian Cuisine, Pasta & Noodles, Pizzas, Savory Sauces & Dressings

Sun Dried Tomato Pesto

Sun dried tomato pesto is such a great addition to pasta and appetizers. The zesty zing of the tomatoes, along with the garlic and fresh basil, makes a little flavor party in your mouth. I recently used this pesto in an appetizer recipe for Sun Dried Tomato Asparagus Appetizers, along with a vegan parmesan recipe. […]

vegan parmesan
Condiments, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free Option, Italian Cuisine, Kitchen Basics, Pasta & Noodles, Pizzas

Kitchen Basics: Three Variations on Vegan Parmesan

I love having cheezy vegan parmesan to sprinkle on pasta, pizza and veggies. It just adds that little bit of “oomph” to a dish. And since it’s made with nuts and nutritional yeast, it actually adds nutrients to your meal! I made vegan parmesan for the first time this week – I’m so glad I […]