AUTHENTIC ITALIAN &
ITALIAN-AMERICAN PASTA RECIPES

Been in Italy for a vacation and you want to bring back good memories? Or  Searching for the real taste of Italian food? Here's a growing collection of authentic Italian pasta recipes from Italy and from Italian-American tradition...

Nevertheless, these Italian pasta recipes are for you. Made at home, or eaten in many restaurants in Italy, still today as yesterday. The most popular ones are listed first, then followed by the new more fancy ones. Yes, Italy as changed, and it's not just about tradition anymore...

ABOUT FRESH PASTA

But tradition is always tradition isn't it? 

Sometimes you feel nostalgic about old days gone, when mamma & nonna (mother, grandmother), were making fresh pasta and cooking all day long to feed the family.

Yes, sometimes I feel it too, I remember nonna making fresh pasta for us...

At the bottom of the page you can find a few Italian Pasta Sauces, as you might want to look for them too...

ITALIAN FANCY PASTA IDEAS

These are some of today's Italian fancy pasta recipes you can try.

I even made one from the 70s after a trip back from Moscow and that's penne with vodka sauce.

Nowdays, some Italian-American recipes are coming at our tables too. For this reason I made an Italian style of the famous American macaroni & cheese.

You must check it out! Last but not least what about an easy spaghetti recipe with an egg topping?

AUTHENTIC ITALIAN PASTA SAUCES

Although in Italy there's no such pasta sauce culture other than sugo or ragù di carne (meat sauce) or salsa di pomodoro (tomato sauce), it's not as abroad.

Here are some of most used and traditional Italian pasta sauces which I have made.