Get cozy with some of our best baked pasta recipes. These dishes are simple enough for a weeknight and most of them can feed a crowd. But we totally wouldn't blame you if you just wanted to save all of the leftovers for yourself!


Cacio e Pepe Lasagnas

cacio e pepe lasagnas
Credit: Photography by Kate Mathis

Cacio e pepe — a classic Italian dish that translates to "cheese & pepper" — is about to be one of your go-to flavor combos for weeknight pasta nights. This baked lasagna version couldn't be cuter—or tastier!

Recipe: Try our Cacio e Pepe Lasagnas

Brussels & Three Cheese Pasta Bake

Brussels and Three Cheese Pasta Bake Smitten Kitchen
Credit: Photography by Tara Donne

This delicious recipe by Deb Perelman of Smitten Kitchen is a great way to get kids to love Brussels sprouts.

Recipe: Try Smitten Kitchen's Brussels & Three Cheese Pasta Bake

Pasta-Stuffed Peppers

Roasted-Pepper-Pasta-Stuffed Peppers

This is not your average baked pasta! Roasted red peppers stuffed with cheesy pasta and more peppers? Yes, please!

Recipe: Try our Pasta-Stuffed Peppers

Three-Cheese Baked Ziti

three-cheese baked ziti

Baked ziti is a classic for a reason. This recipe is the only one you'll ever need!

Recipe: Try our Three-Cheese Baked Ziti

Pimento Cheese & Chorizo Mac

Pimento Cheese & Chorizo Mac
Credit: Photography by Christopher Testani

Turn up the heat with this spicy, cheesy 30-Minute Meal.

Recipe: Try Rachael's Pimento Cheese & Chorizo Mac

Cheesy Pasta Bake with Garlicky Spinach

cheesy pasta bake with garlicky spinach

Who says cheesy pasta can't be kinda healthy? This recipe calls for whole-grain fusilli, part-skim mozz, and plenty of garlicky spinach to round out the meal.

Baked Pesto Gnocchi with Tuna

baked pesto gnocchi with tuna

Your whole family will love the flavors in this comforting, protein-packed dinner.

Rach's Butternut Squash & Escarole Lasagna

rach butternut squash escarole lasagna

Rachael's easy lasagna bake tastes like fall in every bite.

Beefy Baked Rigatoni

beefy baked rigatoni

Oh yes, you're definitely going to want a second helping.

Recipe: Try our Beefy Baked Rigatoni

Apple-Bacon-Cheddar Mac 'n' Cheese

Apple-Bacon-Cheddar Mac'n'Cheese

Apples in mac 'n' cheese? Trust us—it WORKS!