Need to feed a big crowd? It couldn't be easier than preparing one of these party-perfect pasta recipes. Whether you've got a bunch of meat lovers coming over or vegetarians, these satisfying pasta recipes feature a little bit of something for everyone to enjoy (including you!) Here's what to make:
Macaroni and Cheese
Nothing is as comforting as macaroni and cheese (pictured above). You'll love this version made with Parmesan and Gruyère cheeses.
Bring a taste of the Mediterranean to your table with this irresistible pasta recipe featuring spaghetti, olives, basil, red wine and garlic.
Get the gang together and spend an afternoon making this homemade ravioli filled with herbed ricotta. It's a fun project that yields a sweet reward.
Orecchiette with Arugula Pesto
Arugula pesto adds a little bite to this easy vegetarian pasta recipe. A splash of white wine and a nice helping of beans makes this dish a winner.
Pasta Salad with Tuna
If you want to prepare a pasta recipe that packs a little protein, give this simple but tasty pasta salad with tuna a try. Fresh tomatoes, thinly sliced red onions and arugula add color and flavor.
Dal is one of those recipes that goes all the way back to the Indus Valley Civilisation. Unlike dishes such as biryani, brought to India by the Moghuls, it is one of those foods that has always been there. It is therefore a building block of Indian culture.