Season 1, Episode 5

Ultimate Recipe Showdown: Pasta

Food Network searched for the Ultimate Pasta Recipe. After a nationwide recipe contest, nine finalists competed in three rounds: Spaghetti and Meatballs, Stuffed Pasta and Lasagna. A panel of food experts determined whose pasta dish was the best. See who walks away the winner of $25,000!


COMPETITORS:
Lasagna

0

Elizabeth Morath -- PASTA GRAND PRIZE WINNER!
Recipe: Summer Eggplant Lasagna


0
Sonali Ruder
Recipe: Spanakopita Lasagna
Hometown: New York, N.Y.


0
Laura Konen
Recipe: Meat-za
Hometown: Fond Du Lac, Wis.

Spaghetti & Meatballs

0
Ying Compestine
Recipe: Spaghetti with Lion's Head Meatballs
Hometown: Lafayette, Calif.


0
Elaine Jones -- Winner!
Recipe: Mediterranean Pasta with Lamb Meatballs
Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah


0
Cecelia Ward
Recipe: Chicken Gravy and Meatballs with Multigrain Spaghetti
Hometown: Troy, N.Y.

Stuffed Pasta


0
Michelle Herrigel -- Winner!
Recipe: Mama Mirabella's Ham and Cheese Ravioli
Hometown: Pottstown, Pa.


0
Lorraine Stevenski
Recipe: Stuffed Manicotti with Fresh Marinara Sauce
Hometown: Clearwater, Fla.


0
Amy Thorson
Recipe: Stuffed Shells with Chicken and Arugula and Creamy Alfredo Sauce
Hometown: Marietta, Ga.

See Tune-In Times

Recipes From This Episode

Stuffed Manicotti with Fresh Marinara Sauce

Meat-za

Spanakopita Lasagna

Stuffed Shells with Chicken and Arugula and Creamy Alfredo Sauce

Mediterranean Pasta with Lamb Meatballs

Mama Mirabella's Ham and Cheese Ravioli

Spaghetti with Lion's Head Meatballs

Summer Eggplant Lasagna

Chicken Gravy and Meatballs with Multigrain Spaghetti

Previous Episode

Ultimate Recipe Showdown: Cakes

Next Episode

Ultimate Recipe Showdown: Cookies

On TV

The Pioneer Woman

9:30am | 8:30c

Cupcake Wars

10am | 9c

Cupcake Wars

11am | 10c

Cupcake Wars

12pm | 11c

The Pioneer Woman

1:30pm | 12:30c

Beat Bobby Flay

2:30pm | 1:30c

Beat Bobby Flay

3:30pm | 2:30c

Beat Bobby Flay

4:30pm | 3:30c

Chopped

5pm | 4c

Chopped

6pm | 5c

Chopped

7pm | 6c

Chopped

8pm | 7c

Chopped

9pm | 8c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Beat Bobby Flay

10pm | 9c

Beat Bobby Flay

10:30pm | 9:30c

Beat Bobby Flay

11:30pm | 10:30c

Chopped

12am | 11c

Beat Bobby Flay

1:30am | 12:30c

Beat Bobby Flay

2:30am | 1:30c

Chopped

3am | 2c

Mystery Diners

4:30am | 3:30c