Light Pasta Recipes You’ll Love

We kind of hate it when people say things like: “I just crave salad or fish when it’s warm out.” We don’t, ok? We wish we were those girls that could say we crave only lighter fare in the warm weather and mean it, but the truth of the matter is, a cheeseburger or a slice of Neapolitan pizza is just as delectable to us in 95 degree heat as it is in the thick of winter. In fact, sometimes we even crave carbs more this time of year…so what’s the solution?

While super-heavy dishes can – we’ll admit it – be less appealing to our guests in hot weather, we still want what we crave and will settle for nothing less. So what about some delicious light pasta dishes? They’re a great way to get the best of both worlds, rather than slightly sweating over a heavy plate of bolognese. Above is our light pasta recipe bible, so peruse through and consume it in a Sophia Loren sort of fashion

For amazing summer grill recipes, see here! And for the best watermelon cocktails to make this season, read this