5 Ingredient Pasta Recipes You Must Try!


Love Pasta? You must try these 5 ingredient pasta recipes! Apart from the essentials such as herb mix, olive oil, salt and pepper, these simple yet yummy pasta recipes are made with maximum 5 ingredients.

Spinach Parmesan Pasta – This pasta recipe from ‘Two Peas and Their Pod’ can be put together in less than 15 minutes (including the 5 min prep time). So if you’re looking for a quick one pot dinner recipe, this one’s for you.

What you’ll need:

Pasta, butter, garlic, baby spinach, parmesan cheese

Mac and Cheese – Mac and Cheese is a an all time favourite of many. You’ll find a lot of variations to make this classic dish. This recipe from ‘Genius Kitchen’ is simple to make and delicious too. This recipe can be cooked in a little more than an hour, but the end result is worth the wait.

What you’ll need:

Macaroni, butter, flour, milk and cheddar cheese

Garlic Mushroom Pasta – The Garlic Mushroom Pasta is a simple yet flavourful recipe by Chef Jamie Oliver which can be cooked in 16 minutes.

What you’ll need:

Fusilli, garlic, mushrooms, parmesan cheese and cream

Pasta Pomodoro – In Italian ‘Pomodoro’ means tomato. This authentic Italian recipe from ‘The Seasoned Mom’ requires tomatoes as the main ingredient can be cooked in less than an hour. If made with fresh herbs, this recipe will turn out just as italians cook it.

What you’ll need:

Fresh tomatoes, olive oil, onion, garlic and herbs, spaghetti

Pesto Pasta – This pesto sauce recipe from ‘Veg Recipes of India’ calls for basil and almonds as the main ingredients.As this vegan sauce can be stored in refrigerator, just boiling the pasta is enough to put together a meal on after a busy day at work.

What you’ll need

Fresh basil, almonds, garlic, pasta

Basil Chicken Pasta – This 5 ingredient chicken pasta from ‘Good Cooking’ is a good recipe for a quick dinner. It can be put together in less than 30 minutes.

What you’ll need:

Butter, chicken, half and half, pasta and basil