Baked Pasta Is the Answer to Cooking for a Crowd
Baked pasta is cheap, easy, and make-ahead!
Whether you’re attending a party, throwing one, or simply preparing a meal for the whole gang on a Sunday night, there’s always one dish you can count on to be cheap, well-loved, delicious, and easy to make. You guessed it—a baked pasta dish!
The great thing about baked pasta is that you can make it ahead on a day when you’re not too busy, and keep it in your refrigerator or freezer until you need it. It’s fuss-free when it comes to plating, too—everyone loves digging into a big casserole, and everyone loves a good layer of crusty cheese on top even more. Here are 5 baked pasta dish recipes you can make for your friends and family on a weekend or on a holiday.
1 Baked Macaroni with Corned Beef
This baked macaroni is stuffed with breakfast favorites!
2 Baked Penne with Queso de Bola Sauce
This pasta dish is perfect for your holiday spread!
3 Baked Macaroni
This is a foolproof recipe for a potluck party favorite.
4 Mexican Pasta Bake
Here, pasta is tossed in a tasty, Mexican-inspired meat sauce and covered with a blanket of cheese.
5 Baked Tomato and Cheese Penne
This three-cheese baked pasta is perfect for celebrations!