Cook yourself to pasta heaven in just 45 minutes

 

Papparadelle with mushroom and crispy sage

Sarah Randell's mushroom pappardelle for Sainsbury's magazine makes for speedy but super-tasty. You can even toast the walnuts and make the ragu a day ahead if you're going to be pushed for time.

Ready in: 30 mins

Forget stir-in sauces, it's just as simple and twice as tasty to rustle up your own for a quick midweek pasta supper.

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Papparadelle with mushroom and crispy sage

Photograph: Philip Webb

 

Sausage and courgette pasta

Who says bangers need mash? Try this quick, meaty dish for a fabulous dinner that's great for busy families.

Ready in: 35 mins

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Ginger prawn pasta

A Thai-inspired twist lifts this pasta dish to the status of a weekday favourite.

Ready in: 1 hour (including 30 minutes marinating)

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Spicy seafood pasta

Give tagliatelle a speedy facelift with seafood and bring it to life with a kick of chilli.

Ready in: 15 mins

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Salmon and pea spaghetti

Mouthwatering salmon with the sweetest, freshest new peas smothered in a light and creamy sauce. What could be better?

Ready in: 20 mins

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Creamy bacon and spinach pasta

Spaghetti in a light, creamy sauce, with iron-rich spinach and that all-important bacon for added flavour.

Ready in: 30 mins

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Tagliatelle with prawns, Parma ham and parsley

This recipe by Theo Randall can be whipped up in no time. It's light, fresh and every mouthfull tastes of summer.

Ready in: 25 mins

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Tagliatelle with prawns, parma ham and parsley

Photograph: Jonathan Gregson

 

Cheat's macaroni cheese

Kate Titford gives your favourite comfort food a totally delicious blue cheese twist. 

Ready in: 25 mins

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Cheat's macaroni cheese

Photograph: Richard Jung

 

Spaghetti with beetroot and spinach

That winning combo beetroot and goat's cheese strikes again!

Ready in: 30 mins

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Spring chicken pasta with parsley dressing

One big bunch of fresh parsley later, and this chicken pasta has a zingy twist.

Ready in: 22 minutes

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spring chicken

Photograph: Seven

 

Tuna pasta bake

A doddle to prepare and a surefire family favourite that's as tasty as it is purse-friendly.

Ready in: 45 mins

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