8 Vegetarian Pasta Recipes To Follow For That Yummy Homemade Italian Meal

Posted: June 2, 2018

Brace your taste buds as we take you on a culinary tour of some simple yet delicious vegetarian pasta recipes that can be made with common ingredients.

There are only a few things as fulfilling as indulging in a bowl of pasta, cooked with the right amount of ingredients – the most important one being love.

Vegetarian pasta recipes for the soul

Here is a handy list of vegetarian pasta recipes that are going to ignite your love for Italian-origin comfort food. This one is especially for the vegetarians out there who are in need of a few different vegetarian pasta recipes to spice up the dish. Be ready for some serious craving.

Masala Pasta

This one among vegetarian pasta recipes is perfect for those looking for a perfect amalgamation of rich Indian spices and the pleasure of pasta. Loaded with masala and veggies, this vegetarian pasta recipe is flavourful, yet quite easy to prepare. Make one for the kids in the house as a brunch, snack, light dinner or a tiffin box, and they are going to love it.

Recipe here

Pici Cacio e Pepe

Trust me, the name sounds way more complex than the recipe, and simply means Pici with parmesan, black pepper and garlic (yes, that is almost all you need).

Pici is a traditional Tuscan form of pasta which is hand-rolled, like fat spaghetti. You can alternatively use spaghetti for the recipe. This recipe is a classic recipe all the way from Tuscany, and is one of the simplest and most delicious vegetarian pasta recipes out there.

Recipe here

Cheesy Baked Pasta

This quick vegetarian pasta recipe comes from Chef Vicky Ratnani and requires a mere ten minutes preparation time. Blending together the richness of cheese and the nutritious qualities of green veggies, this is a must-add to your collection of vegetarian pasta recipes. To enhance the taste of the bowlful of pasta, you could add garlic bread as a side dish.

Recipe here

Penne a la Vodka

If you are tired of all the usual ingredients, what better way to surprise your taste buds than by adding a hint of alcohol. This vegetarian pasta recipe requires you to get a little tipsy, as you will be adding a quarter cup vodka. Who thought cream, tomatoes and vodka could together taste so good?

Recipe here

Oven Baked Pasta

This basic vegetarian pasta casserole recipe needs you to use just a few simple ingredients (no more than four) to obtain a perfectly Italian pasta dish. Though it requires no more than 15 minutes of preparation time, you may need to prep your oven to bake this dish.

Recipe here

Creamy Pasta Kheer

Who wants an Italian dessert when you can have Italian kheer? This one here is the most unconventional of all the vegetarian pasta recipes, as it not only makes for a delicious main course, but even dessert. This recipe takes your Indian kheer to a whole new level and makes for a mouth-watering pasta dish to fulfill your sweet tooth cravings.

Recipe here

Stovetop Macaroni and Cheese

This three-ingredient mac-n-cheese recipe tops the list of comfort foods that is perfect for a straightforward, lip-smacking experience. This vegetarian pasta recipe uses a very small amount of water, giving the cheese a creamier texture, and helps in making this cheesy pasta dish even more glorious.

Recipe here

White Sauce Pasta

The last vegetarian pasta recipe is a classic Italian white sauce pasta recipe. Using butter and cheese for the emulsion, veggies like broccoli and sweet corn known for their aromatic flavor and basic pepper and thyme for the garnishing, this is the one recipe you can depend on to savour true Italian flavours, and a dish that is perfect for all occasions.

Recipe here

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