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Our best spaghetti recipes

There's no better feeling than serving up a big pot of pasta to your family and friends. As a meal that never fails, you just know they will love it. But if you're looking to surprise with your next spaghetti dish, these creative takes on everyone's favourite pasta will take your mid-week meals to a whole new level. Whether you're looking for a healthy wholemeal option or are adopting a meat-free mantra, you're sure to find a recipe that will please every time.

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    Pasta with poached egg and spinach

    Tasty, fresh pasta with poached egg and spinach. A perfectly balanced dish full of wholesome, delicious ingredients.

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    Kale, chilli and parmesan pasta

    This kale, chilli and parmesan pasta is packed with bags of flavour and heat, and makes for a quick and nutritious dinner idea!

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    Wholemeal vegetable spaghetti with garlic crumbs

    This scrummy and healthy wholemeal spaghetti with broccolini and garlic crumbs is a great for a weeknight dinner. One of those meals that makes you feel good while it does you good!

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    Calamari spaghettini

    Tender, perfectly cooked calamari is beautiful tossed through light spaghettini to create this divine seafood pasta dish. Cooked with a zesty sauce, it's perfect for light dinner any time of year.

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    Pasta with mushrooms and lentils

    Perfect for dinner or lunch this pasta dish takes less than half an hour to make. It's a healthy vegetarian option, filled with tasty mushrooms and lentils.

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    Pasta with garlic squash

    Quick, tasty and packed full of flavour, this beautiful pasta dish is wonderful tossed with tender garlic infused squash and crispy bacon pieces. Serve with crusty bread for a satisfying weeknight dinner.

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    Pasta bianco

    Pasta bianco literally means white pasta, as it is cooked without tomatoes. lt's a really cheap and simple dish but has a beautiful silky texture and is full of flavour.

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    Spaghetti and meatball nests

    Want to jazz up your standard spaghetti bolognese? Look no further. This recipe actually uses the pasta to create crispy 'nests' to hold your tomatoey, hearty meatballs. This dinner is both fun, and delicious.

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    Spaghetti with prawns and salsa verde

    Spaghetti is cooked to perfection and tossed with a flavoursome homemade salsa verde and juicy prawns. This delicious pasta dish is the perfect dinner to delight your guests any time of year.


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    Crab, chilli and pea spaghetti

    Any pasta dish that can be on the table in 15 minutes is worth adding to your repertoire. This contemporary dish uses crab but it would work a treat with any canned fish.

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    Chilli tuna spaghetti

    This simple spicy tuna pasta dish is perfect for a quick weeknight meal or emergency entertaining. The chilli can be served on the side if you're feeding children.

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