Pasta is a family staple for good reason – not only is it delicious and pastably one of the easiest and quickest things to make, but it’s also packed with fibre, protein and a host of other nutritional benefits.
Tuck into these delicious and oh-so-saucy pasta dishes that count towards your 5-a-day – see, the pastabilities are endless!
Try these scrummy recipes to tide you and your little one over at lunchtime, dinnertime or even as an energy-boosting midday snack. Trust us, they definitely pasta the taste test!
Family favourite alert! For this Meatball Pasta Bake recipe, cook some mighty meatballs & nestle them inside spirals of tomato pasta for a hearty supper. For another quick & easy hearty bake, next try this Tuna Pasta Bake
Babies need iron from 6 months so recipes such as Baby’s First Bolognese Sauce are great options to help up their intake during weaning. For another delicious & iron-rich recipe, next try Beef Casserole for Baby
The whole family can tuck to this Chicken with Tomatoes & Orzo recipe. Orzo is a great alternative to plain pasta and any fussy eaters out there will be intrigued to give it a try. If your family enjoy this hearty dish, next time try this easy store cupboard Tuna and Orzo Pasta recipe
This pasta dish contains spinach with is a great source of various vitamins. Mixing tiny pasta shapes into your baby’s food is also a good way to add texture to encourage your baby to eat more lumpy food. Try my organic pasta with this dish!
Annabel’s Mighty Mac ‘N’ Cheese recipe definitely deserves its title. Supercharged with broccoli and sweetcorn, this creamy creation with a crunchy topping is the best fuel for your family – young and old! For another healthy & delicious pasta dish, try Annabel’s Super-Fuel Veggie Fusilli
Need good food fast? Annabel’s Super-Fuel Veggie Fusilli is easy to prepare and passes the taste test with flying colours. There’s no easier way towards your family’s 5-a-day, and with Annabel’s deliciously light cheese sauce, it’s a staple you’ll want to whip-up time and time again. For another super healthy, quick and easy pasta dish, try this Salmon & Pea Pasta
This Pasta Shells with Tomato & Mascarpone Sauce recipe is a simple and delicious pasta dish that’s perfect for babies and toddlers. For another perfect pasta dish for little ones, next try this Baby Chicken & Pea Carbonara
Most kids love pasta and this easy to make Tuna Fish Fusilli dish will not disappoint. Made with fresh ingredients it is a tasty and healthy option including the excellent source of Omega 3 fatty acids contained in the Tuna.
After a busy day, this is the perfect way to recharge your batteries. Plus, it’s packed with lots of good-for-you veggies. Get. Set. Go! *EXCLUSIVE RECIPE* from Annabel’s New Cookbook: Fun, Fast & Easy Children’s Cookbook. OUT NOW.
This baked rigatoni recipe is pasta tossed in a flavorful tomato sauce, then topped with plenty of cheese and baked until golden brown. A super easy dinner option that’s great for feeding a crowd!