20 Summer Pasta Dishes

Fettuccine with Heirloom Tomatoes
Fettuccine with Heirloom Tomatoes
This homemade fettuccine is simply tossed with heirloom tomatoes and basil.Todd Coleman

Pasta may be our go-to comfort food in cold-weather months, but we love simple, light variations in the summer too. As the temperature rises, trade out heavier ingredients like braised meats or long-cooked sauces for fresh seafood and the market's bounty of corn, peas, tomatoes, and backyard herbs. Here are 20 summery pasta dishes to enjoy throughout the season.