Pasta, with its many varieties, is one food item that can be used in the most versatile manner. Be it salads, baked dishes or a gourmet dinner meal, the little addition of fusilli or macaroni or spaghetti can do wonders to lift your spirits at the end of an exhausting day. Another big advantage is that most pasta recipes require minimal ingredients and are very easy to prepare.

Here are a few pasta recipes that will come in handy whenever you are confused about what to make for dinner.