This week on our TGIF! Roundup we’re taking a look at everyone’s favourite cheat meal: a great big bowl of pasta. Whether it’s gnocchi, linguini, spaghetti… we’re a sucker for a delicious bowl of homemade goodness. We’ve scoured the internet near and far and carefully curated the top five Nonna-inspired pasta dishes that we’re dying to serve up for this Sunday’s family dinner!

Gnocchi - A Canadian Foodie

Nadia’s Homemade Italian Gnocchi

Now of course we had to kick off this roundup with a bowl of gnocchi. A Canadian Foodie breaks it down for you in an easy-to-follow guide to making the perfect plate of Nadia’s Homemade Italian Gnocchi (pictures included!).

Fettucine Alfredo - Kitchen Vignettes

Nettle Fettucine Alfredo

We had to dig way back in the archives for this one but we’ve located the ultimate homemade green pasta: Nettle Fettuccine Alfredo. Kitchen Vignettes brings us this drool-worthy dish and the best part?

Just check out this amazing video…

Well it wouldn’t be a pasta roundup without a spaghetti dish! This time we’ve opted out of your traditional spaghetti and meatballs and brought you a fresh spring- inspired  plate! Bacon is Magic has crafted this Asparagus Spears, Mind and Lemon Leek Cream Spaghettini. Mmm…

Asparagus Pasta - Bacon is Magic

Asparagus Spears, Mind and Lemon Leek Cream Spaghettini

Now for those of you looking for a lighter pasta dish, this one’s for you. Healthy Fitness Meals Blog brings you a Roasted Tomato and Zucchini Shrimp Pasta dish that will not disappoint the taste buds. This tasty bowl will be sure to provide a fix for that that inevitable pasta craving, but will also keep you on track with the summer health kick you’ve been on (yay, go you!).

Roasted tomato zucchini - My healthy fitness meals

Roasted Tomato and Zucchini Shrimp Pasta

Birdget’s Green Kitchen has a delicious and simple recipe that’s perfect for the novice pasta chef. This Simple Four-Ingredient Homemade Pasta dish is easy to make and won’t have you slaving away in the kitchen all weekend!

pasta at home - bridgets green kitchen

Simple Four-Ingredient Homemade Pasta