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5 Delicious Weeknight Pasta Recipes

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5 Delicious Weeknight Pasta Recipes

There’s no replacement for a full-course Italian dinner. A lasagna with garlic bread and salad is one of the most satisfying meals you can eat, but it’s also very time-consuming. As pasta lovers, we know the struggle of craving pasta when we’re pressed for time. Canned pasta sauces do help, but we knew there had to be great pasta recipes out there for when we’re tired and short-on-time after work. Here are some of our favorites: Creamy tomato and spinach pasta. Just because you’re short on time doesn’t mean you have to be short on flavor. This recipe sports...

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5 Tasty Seafood Pasta Recipes to Try Tonight

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5 Tasty Seafood Pasta Recipes to Try Tonight

Though we tend to think of beef, meatballs, and chicken as the classic meats for pasta dishes, Italians have a long history of seafood cuisine as well. Seafood pasta is especially common in Neapolitan cuisine, which can be traced back to the Greco-Roman period. The citizens of Naples would mix pasta, vegetables, and cheese from rural areas with seafood. The results are timeless, as anyone who has enjoyed shrimp alfredo can attest! Without further ado, here are some of Pierino’s favorite dishes using seafood: Cajun seafood pasta. Cajun seasonings and flair may not be the most traditional seafood pasta...

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5 Amazing Vegetarian Pasta Dishes to Try This Spring

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5 Amazing Vegetarian Pasta Dishes to Try This Spring

Spring’s an exciting time of year for any vegetarian. For the first time in several months, you can find fresh veggies at local markets for cooking delicious pasta dishes. A lot of classic spring pasta dishes work just fine without meat — pasta and veggies go together like peanut butter and jelly. If you need inspiration for some meatless spring pasta dishes, then you’ve come to the right place. Here are some of our favorites: Pasta with pea puree. Our first entry is an easy yet satisfying meal that substitutes a pea puree for traditional red sauce. It may...

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4 Tasty Spring Lasagna Recipes

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4 Tasty Spring Lasagna Recipes

Don’t get us wrong: we’re huge fans of lasagna at Pierino. Still, it’s one of those foods that just seems better suited to cold weather. As it gets warmer and we break out our rain jackets, we typically scour our recipe books for lighter meals. This year, we decided to switch things up and dig around for some lasagna recipes tailored to the season. If you’re looking for a lasagna fix suited to warmer, rainy days, try one of these recipes! Sweet pea and artichoke lasagna. Nothing says springtime like fresh, lightly sauteed recipes with pasta. Better yet, artichokes...

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6 Tips to Make Your Favorite Pasta Dishes Healthier

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6 Tips to Make Your Favorite Pasta Dishes Healthier

Balancing a love for pasta with healthy eating is no easy feat. Making matters worse is that many traditional Italian dishes (spaghetti and meatballs, fettuccine alfredo, and lasagna) are loaded with carbohydrates and saturated fat. As huge pasta lovers ourselves, we searched for a way to make pasta dishes with less fat and fewer calories. This includes making new dishes and even some tweaks for some old favorites! Use lots of vegetables. Everyone loves some good meatballs, but if you’re looking to make your dish healthier, some veggies will help a lot. Whether you ditch the meat or not,...

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