Kid-Friendly Recipe Ideas


Barbecues, picnics and backyard get-togethers – the warmer months are brimming with fun gatherings for the whole family to enjoy. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite kid-friendly pasta meals that you can easily customize and bring along to your next party!

Pick Your Pizza Pasta

These individual pasta bakes, made with our Traditional Sauce, are perfect for getting the kids involved! Set up stations at your next party with your favorite pizza toppings – pepperoni, sausage, olives, mushrooms – and let the little ones make their own meal!

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Jalapeno and Broccoli Mac & Cheese

Adults and kids alike will devour this Jalapeño and Broccoli Mac and Cheese! Our Creamy Alfredo sauce makes party prep easy for this pasta meal. Leave out the jalapeños before dishing out the kids’ portions, then stir it in for the adults!

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Enchilada Pasta Bake

This enchilada-flavored meal, made with our Traditional Sauce, is a festive option for your next get-together. Customize the beans or cheese options depending on what your kids love and a create a meal the whole family will devour!

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