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Today is arguably the best holiday of the year – it’s National Pasta Day, which gives us the perfect excuse (not that we ever really need one) to eat all the pasta in the world (spaghetti, tortellini, ravioli, linguini, you name it!).

So carb up with the most mouthwatering recipes below – you won’t regret it!

Sensational Chicken Carbonara

The combination of bacon, chicken, and peas drenched in rich and creamy alfredo sauce will leave you reaching for seconds (and thirds).

Spinach and Ricotta Stuffed Shells

How amazing do these shells that are stuffed with not one, not two, but three different kinds of cheese look? We bet it tastes just as good.

Pumpkin Alfredo

‘Tis the season for pumpkin everything, and this creamy pumpkin-infused fettuccini alfredo is the ultimate comfort food for fall.

Perfect Southern Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Speaking of comfort food, National Pasta Day wouldn’t be complete without this classic cheesy dish.

Shrimp Pasta With Creamy Mozzarella Sauce

Sun-dried tomatoes, basil, and red pepper flakes give this delicious shrimp dish a blast of flavor. You’ll be going back for seconds in no time.

Cheesy Lasagna Roll-Ups

This recipe is a must when cooking for a big gathering. The cheesy deliciousness of lasagna is coiled up into individual rolls for everyone to enjoy.

Salmon Ravioli in Creamy Tomato Sauce

We’re hungry just looking at this recipe. It’s made with ricotta cheese, salmon-stuffed sheets (yum!), and doused in a zesty cream sauce.

Easy Cajun Jambalaya Pasta

For those who aren’t afraid of a little spice, make this New Orleans-style dish with chicken, sausage, and shrimp.

Spaghetti and “Meatballs”

A vegetarian twist on a childhood favorite — you’ll want to fill your plate to the brim with this one.

Basil Pesto Pasta With Roasted Vegetables

If you’re looking for a healthier option, this dish is packed with nutrients thanks to the veggies, homemade basil pesto, and whole wheat penne. You’ll get all the flavor without any of the guilt.

How are you celebrating National Pasta Day? Let us know in the comments below!

xx, The FabFitFun Team