No longer will you have to choose between a pasta night or a pizza night, because you can have both in one meal. Even though tomato sauce and cheese are on both pizzas and pastas, the combination of the two is a completely differently creation.

The recipe is simple, and it’s every college student’s dream. 20 minutes and 5 ingredients later, pizza pasta is served.

Pizza Pasta

  • Prep Time:5 minutes
  • Cook Time:15 minutes
  • Total Time:20 minutes
  • Servings:5
  • Easy


  • 1 box bowtie pasta
  • 1 jar Marinara sauce
  • 1 package shredded Mozzarella
  • Pepperoni
  • Fresh parsely, chopped
Photo by Hui Lin
  • Step 1

    Cook pasta according to directions on the box.

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  • Step 2

    Drain and place in a skillet.

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  • Step 3

    Cover with marinara, add cheese to top and add pepperoni.

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  • Step 4

    Bake in the oven at 375°F until melted, bubbly and crispy.

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  • Step 5

    Sprinkle with parsley and enjoy.