Penne Vodka Sauce

Penne vodka sauce is an easy weeknight meal made with marinara sauce, vodka, penne pasta, and fresh basil. It’s tasty and incredibly quick to make!


Craving creamy pasta? Try this penne vodka sauce. It’s a quick and easy version of our popular Vodka Sauce recipe made with very little effort but no sacrifice to taste.

This shortcut version uses store-bought marinara sauce to make a flavorful and chunkier sauce. It can easily be topped with chicken or shrimp for a more filling meal that your whole family will love.

Penne with vodka sauce is best when it’s homemade and can be frozen to save for later.

If you’d like to add some protein, you can try grilled chicken, shrimp, ground Italian sausage, or premade meatballs.