Homemade Pasta Blend

This homemade pasta blend recipe creates a delicious herb and spice blend perfect for use as a pasta topping. Once you try this recipe it will quickly become your go-to pasta seasoning.

This is another way to compile your dry seasonings into a tasty combination. Besides pasta, you can use this seasoning combination on a variety of other foods. We have used this with chicken recipes as well to give it a little Italian zest.

Use this mix to enhance the flavor of your favorite pasta sauce, or let the flavors of these aromatic herbs take center stage. Just boil your favorite pasta shape, toss the noodles in a little butter or olive oil and top with your homemade pasta herb blend and a little freshly grated Parmesan cheese for a simple meal that is sure to please.

You can very easily multiply this recipe to make as much or as little as you need. Make it as you need it, or make a big batch so you will always have it on hand.


  • 2 Tablespoons dried basil
  • 1 Tablespoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme leaves
  • 1 teaspoon dried minced garlic


Combine all ingredients and store in an airtight container for up to six months.

Dried Herb Recipes

If you liked this dried spice mix, here are a few more to consider. It is a great way to enjoy that great summer taste all winter long.

Bouquet Garni Recipe
Herbes de Provence
Vegetable Seasoning
Italian Seasoning Recipe

Sauce & Marinade

If you are looking for ways to add a little zest to your meal, consider some of these sauces and marinades.

Basil Dressing Flavored Mayonnaise (Basil Mango)
Parsley Basil Salad Dressing Basil Infused Olive Oil
Basil Butter Classic Basil Pesto Recipe
Walnut Pesto Recipe Basil Cream Sauce
Basil Shallot Mustard Basil Paste
Presto Pesto Spinach Basil Pesto
Basil Lemon Salad Dressing and Marinade

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