Not even fleece pajama bottoms can compare to the comfort of pulling up a chair to a plate piled high with pasta--but spaghetti and meatballs is just the beginning.
We also introduced you to this drool-worthy garlic, four-cheese pasta from the blogger behind Julia’s Album, but this new recipe is in the running for our favorite cozy dinner. Meet the gooey perfection that is a plate of orzo pasta covered in cheesy mozzarella and basil sauce, studded with juicy and tender Parmesan meatballs.
Parmesan Meatballs and Orzo in Mozzarella Basil Cream Sauce by Carlsbad Cravingshttp://www.carlsbadcravings.com/parmesan-meatballs-and-orzo-in-mozzarella-basil-cream-sauce-recipe/Posted by Barefeet In The Kitchen on Saturday, October 10, 2015
Parmesan Meatballs and Orzo in Mozzarella Basil Cream Sauce by Carlsbad Cravingshttp://www.carlsbadcravings.com/parmesan-meatballs-and-orzo-in-mozzarella-basil-cream-sauce-recipe/
You have the blogger behind Carlsbad Cravings to thank for this new addition to your weekly dinner menu. One glimpse of the meatballs bathed in that creamy sauce, and we knew this dish would quickly become a staple in our own kitchens.
Just like its more garlicky cousin, this perfect pasta comes together lightning-fast so you can enjoy it on nights you really need the carb-laden comfort: the craziest, most hectic weeknights.
What are you waiting for? Get the full recipe and step-by-step directions from Carlsbad Cravings.
For more quick and easy dinnertime recipes, try out any of the pasta dinner below. They're beyond speedy and only require one pot, so clean-up is a breeze!
One-Pot Chicken Alfredo: A generous dusting of Parm and bacon crumbled on top is NOT optional. Just do it. Get the recipe from Kitchen Meets Girl. via Pinterest