After a long day of work, the prospect of spending an hour standing over a hot stove or running getting into the car again for another trip to the grocery store can be disheartening. When you just want something that you can make in any kind of hurry, without hassle, dishes like these fantastic 5-ingredient pastas are a lifesaver. Their basic variations are simple, so you can make smart substitutions based on what you have around the house, and they're super reliable too! Skip the stress without skipping out on a great tasting meal with these fantastic recipes.

Chicken Zucchini Pasta from Pinch of Yum Chicken Zucchini Pasta from Pinch of Yum

Easy Chicken Alfredo Pasta Bake with Sun-Dried from Eat at Home Easy Chicken Alfredo Pasta Bake with Sun-Dried from Eat at Home

Parsley and Fried Egg Pasta from No Recipes Parsley and Fried Egg Pasta from No Recipes

Hot or Cold Roasted Red Pepper Farfalle Salad from Rock Recipes Hot or Cold Roasted Red Pepper Farfalle Salad from Rock Recipes

Cacio e Pepe Pasta from Just a Taste Cacio e Pepe Pasta from Just a Taste

5 Minute Homemade Mac and Cheese from Picky Palate 5 Minute Homemade Mac and Cheese from Picky Palate

No-Boil Lasagna from Ragu No-Boil Lasagna from Ragu

Pasta with Buttered Sour Cream and Bacon Sauce from Framed Cooks Pasta with Buttered Sour Cream and Bacon Sauce from Framed Cooks

Pasta with Pancetta and Vodka Sauce from Just a Taste Pasta with Pancetta and Vodka Sauce from Just a Taste

Roast Pork with Walnut Pesto on Pasta from No Recipes Roast Pork with Walnut Pesto on Pasta from No Recipes

Pasta with Salami and Ricotta from Framed Cooks Pasta with Salami and Ricotta from Framed Cooks

Spaghetti with Garlic Scape Pesto with Tomatoes from Skinnytaste Spaghetti with Garlic Scape Pesto with Tomatoes from Skinnytaste
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