Italian

Host dinner parties, celebrate the holidays, or simply bring the family together for a home-cooked meal. Pampered Chef's main dish recipes offer easy dinner recipes and healthy meal inspiration for American food, Asian food, Italian food, and other cuisines from around the world. Browse vegetarian recipes, gluten-free recipes, pasta dishes, casserole dishes, and more now.


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Baked Pesto Salmon

Salmon fillets reach whole new heights of flavor when a pesto and lemon juice sauce is brushed over them before baking. Colorful vegetables round out the meal.

Bruschetta & Zucchini Pasta

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 Zucchini noodles and regular noodles combine for a lightened up Italian dinner. 

Veggie Noodles with Greek Yogurt Alfredo Sauce

 Greek yogurt lightens this alfredo up, combine that with your healthy spiralized vegetables and you have a creamy and healthy dinner!

Chipotle Shrimp Scampi

The perfect blend of tangy and savory makes this dish a true standout.

Power Kale Salad

All the flavor of a delicious caesar salad, without the heavy dressing. 

Italian Pesto Pasta Salad

Prepared pesto elevates this pasta salad to a whole new level!

Grilled Vegetable Panzanella Salad

Panzanella is a hearty Tuscan bread salad that is popular in the summer. For a more substantial meal, add diced cooked chicken or Italian deli meats.

Artichoke Zucchini Frittata

This simple frittata comes together easily and is the perfect main dish for your brunch. 

Zucchini Noodles with Crushed Tomato Sauce

This is a new spin on the classic veggie noodles with tomato sauce. Stir fresh spiralized zucchini into this homemade sauce that is a more economical and healthier option than store bought!

5-Minute Dough

This versatile dough comes together so quick and is simple to customize with your favorite herbs, zest or pesto!

Italian Meatball Burgers

Thanks to our Burger & Slider Press, these meatball flavored burgers come together quick!

Tortellini Chicken Soup

Here’s a cozy comfort food with real Italian flair. This reduced-fat recipe is especially appreciated on a cold winter day. So flavorful, and yet so easy! 

Double Duty Meatballs

One recipe of zesty meatballs makes two great meals—Italian Meatball Sub and Spaghetti with Meatballs.

Pasta Roll-Ups

Preparing lasagna, usually an involved, time-consuming process, is easy when planned-over meat sauce and a creative use of lasgna noodles are used. 

Spring Vegetable Minestrone

Unique ingredients like fresh fennel and smoked paprika add excitement to traditional minestrone.

Chicken Sausage & Herb Wheat Pizza

With a quickly made crust, this pizza is faster and healthier than ordering out.

Zucchini Ribbon Primavera

Zucchini and carrots cut into fine julienne strips provide a colorful contrast to multigrain spaghetti for a fun pasta presentation.

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