If you're cooking vegan for yourself or a loved one, it can be hard sometimes to know in a pinch the kind of ingredients you can use. Fortunately, most dried pastas in the US (except those that explicitly say they contain eggs) are actually vegan, which can definitely help streamline the process. I know in my house, there's always pasta on hand for a fallback meal if I can't think of what else to cook, so if you're looking for a quick, easy vegan meal, these options might work for you too!

Bestest Pesto from Post Punk Kitchen

Bestest Pesto from Post Punk Kitchen

Hurry Up Vegan Alfredo from Vegan Yum Yum

Hurry Up Vegan Alfredo from Vegan Yum Yum

Peanut Butter Noodles from Serious Eats

Peanut Butter Noodles from Serious Eats

Super Quick Tomato Basil Cashew Cream Sauce from Vegan Yum Yum

Super Quick Tomato Basil Cashew Cream Sauce from Vegan Yum Yum

Avocado Cream Pasta from Food Republic, Photo by Michelle Oddis

Avocado Cream Pasta from Food Republic, Photo by Michelle Oddis

Homemade Marinara and Whole Wheat Pasta from Naturally Ella

Homemade Marinara and Whole Wheat Pasta from Naturally Ella

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