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Pasta Side Dishes

Looking for pasta side dishes? Find delicious pasta side dishes including pasta salads, healthy pasta side dish recipes, and more pasta side dish recipes and ideas.

Parmesan Pasta and Corn

Parmesan Pasta and Corn

Parmesan Pasta and Corn

This side dish is simple to make and can be easily doubled for a large group. I especially like it with fresh corn. Frank Hilliard, East Liverpool, Ohio

Quick Vegetable Couscous

Quick Vegetable Couscous

Quick Vegetable Couscous

We love couscous, especially when we tire of potatoes, rice or pasta.

Swiss Mushroom Orzo

Swiss Mushroom Orzo

Swiss Mushroom Orzo

Holly Bonds of Smyrna, Georgia turns to this go-with-everything dish as a substitute for rice or potatoes. TIP: “It's also wonderful with roasted red peppers or steamed broccoli thrown in,” Holly suggests.
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Garlic-Herb Orzo Pilaf

Garlic-Herb Orzo Pilaf

Garlic-Herb Orzo Pilaf

"Mildly flavored and flecked with garlic and fresh herbs, this creamy, versatile side dish can accompany a wide variety of entrees. Plus, it’s a cinch to put together." --Mary Relyea of Canastota, New York

Curried Couscous

Curried Couscous

Curried Couscous

I serve this both as a side dish and a meatless entree. Either way, people love the combination of ingredients. —Diane Werner

Pasta with Tomatoes and White Beans

Pasta with Tomatoes and White Beans

Pasta with Tomatoes and White Beans

When time is short, try this delicious vegetarian main dish. You can vary the recipe by using chickpeas instead of cannellini beans and grated Romano cheese in place of feta. —Janet Briggs

Garden Twists

Garden Twists

Garden Twists

"I love to serve this in summer when carrots, onions and peppers are fresh from my garden," says Sarah Bartel of Kewaunee, Wisconsin. "If I prepare the vegetables ahead of time, I can fix supper in minutes! My whole family enjoys this satisfying dish."

Creamy Veggie Vermicelli

Creamy Veggie Vermicelli

Creamy Veggie Vermicelli

When I first met my husband, he didn't like any green vegetables. Now, this is his favorite dish!

Squash Pasta Bake

Squash Pasta Bake

Squash Pasta Bake

"I was cooking summer squash for dinner when my grandchildren informed me they'd just had it the night before," writes Marguerite Shaeffer of Sewell, New Jersey. "To disguise the vegetables, I added pasta, spaghetti sauce and cheese, and the kids loved it! I often make it for lunch these days."

Asparagus Linguine

Asparagus Linguine

Asparagus Linguine

Pasta and asparagus are tossed together in this mildly-seasoned side dish that makes any appealing partner to poultry or fish. "I lightened up the original recipe by reducing the amount of butter and substituting olive oil," informs Carolyn DiPasquale of Middletown, Rhode Island.

Cheesy Noodle Casserole

Cheesy Noodle Casserole

Cheesy Noodle Casserole

This rich, cheesy side dish is such an excellent meal extender that I always keep it in mind whenever I feel my menu needs a boost. It's a quick and easy casserole to fix...and is always devoured in a hurry! -Shirley McKee, Varna, Illinois
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