10 Baked Pasta Recipes

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!
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Cacio e Pepe Lasagnas

cacio e pepe lasagnas

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

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

Read next: Kids Who Cook: Smitten Kitchen's Kid-Friendly Recipes

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

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.

Recipe: Try our Cheesy Pasta Bake with Garlicky Spinach

Baked Pesto Gnocchi with Tuna

baked pesto gnocchi with tuna

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

Recipe: Try our Baked Pesto Gnocchi with Tuna

Rach's Butternut Squash & Escarole Lasagna

rach butternut squash escarole lasagna

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

Recipe: Try Rach's Butternut Squash & Escarole Lasagna

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!

Recipe: Try our Apple-Bacon-Cheddar Mac 'n' Cheese