Elevate your pasta game with this unique blend of Mexican and Italian influences, turning every meal into a fiesta of flavor. Get ready to delight in the harmonious marriage of these two beloved cuisines, creating memorable dishes that will have everyone asking for seconds. It’s time to bring the spice of Mexico to your pasta pot – let the fusion feast begin!

Sopa de Fideo

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Sopa de fideo, commonly referred to as Mexican sopita, is a traditional Mexican noodle soup featuring vermicelli or angel hair pasta immersed in a savory tomato-based broth. This recipe holds a significant place in Mexican culinary traditions and stands out as the most favored rendition among sopas aguadas. Get the recipe for Sopa de Fideo.

Espagueti Blanco

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A creamy delight made with minimal ingredients and can be enjoyed as a versatile side or a quick lunch, topped with queso fresco. The name, meaning ‘white spaghetti’ in English, perfectly describes its color, making it a classic choice in Mexican cuisine. Get the recipe: Espagueti Blanco.

Espagueti Rojo

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Indulge in the creamy goodness of Espagueti Rojo, made with homemade tomato sauce, Mexican crema, and cream cheese. Ready in under 30 minutes, this versatile Mexican side dish elevates any meal, from everyday favorites to holiday feasts. Get the recipe: Espagueti Rojo.

Mexican Macaroni Salad

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A delightful macaroni salad perfect for BBQs and parties. Made with simple ingredients, it’s quick to prepare and versatile, easily adaptable to various dietary preferences. Creamy, vibrant, and bursting with flavors, it’s a must-have side dish for any occasion. Get the recipe: Macaroni Salad.

Chili Mac and Cheese

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This flavorful casserole, brimming with beans, is a quick delight, ready in under 30 minutes. Whether using leftover chili or making it from scratch, this pasta dish is a family favorite. Prepare for a spicy, hearty, and satisfying meal that’ll leave everyone asking for seconds! Get the recipe: Chili Mac and Cheese.

Espagueti Verde

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A Mexican green spaghetti featuring a creamy poblano sauce. Perfect as a side dish or a one-pot meal, this flavorful pasta combines the mild heat of poblano peppers with the freshness of cilantro. Get the recipe: Espagueti Verde.

Cheesy Taco Pasta

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Savor comfort in a bowl with Cheesy Taco Pasta! Ready in 30 minutes, this one-pot wonder combines cheesy goodness with zesty taco flavors. Better than take-out, it’s your new weeknight favorite! Get the recipe: Cheesy Taco Pasta.

Creamy Chicken and Chorizo Past

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Bursting with umami, this delightful dish is a family favorite. Ready in 30 minutes, it features tender chicken, savory chorizo, and rich tomato sauce to create a comforting, balanced meal any time of year! Get the recipe: Creamy Chicken and Chorizo Pasta.

One Pot Turkey Mexican Pasta

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Satisfy your cheesy pasta craving guilt-free with One Pot Turkey Mexican Pasta! This spicy, flavorful dish combines lean ground turkey, pasta, salsa, and smoky spices, all cooked in one pot. Enjoy the cheesy goodness without the guilt! Get the recipe: One Pot Turkey Mexican Pasta.

Mexican Pasta Bake

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Elevate dinner with this flavorful Mexican Pasta Bake! Packed with chorizo, vibrant veggies, and a creamy red sauce, it’s a twist on classic pasta bakes. Enjoy a hassle-free, delicious meal without the fuss! Get the recipe: Mexican Pasta Bake.

Spicy Chicken Chipotle Pasta

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Spice up dinner with Spicy Chicken Chipotle Pasta! Creamy, smoky, and bursting with bold Mexican flavors, it’s perfect for weeknights or dinner parties. A zesty twist to your pasta nights! Get the recipe: Chicken Chipotle Pasta.

Cozy Fall Pasta Recipes

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Embrace autumn’s warmth with these 10 cozy fall pasta recipes. From Pumpkin Vodka to Butternut Squash Fettuccine, indulge in harvest-inspired delights. Go to Cozy Fall Pasta Recipes

Maricruz Avalos Flores is a Mexican cook and photographer living in Italy where she shares authentic Mexican & Italian recipes that can be easily made at home using easy-to-find ingredients.

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