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Carb Controlled Pasta from Atkins Cuisine

Updated on March 12, 2011

If you're trying to follow a carb controlled eating plan but find yourself missing the flavor of past, you'll be delighted to find Penne pasta from Atkins Cuisine. With half the carbs of regular pasta, this great product makes it possible for those who want to keep their carb consumption under control to enjoy pasta main dishes and side items once again!

Enjoy Pasta Even When Counting Carbs

The serving size for Atkins Cuisine Penne pasta is ½ cup of dry pasta, which is the standard way of calculating a serving of any type of pasta. A serving has just 140 calories. The total carb count is 37 grams, with 18 coming from fiber, for a net carb count of 19 grams per serving.

So, while this product isn't something you'd want to eat if you are following the induction or early phases of the Atkins Diet, it certainly does provide a way for those who are on the Phase 4 of the diet or who are following another low carb eating plan to re-introduce pasta to their meals without having to give up on their nutritional and weight loss or weight control goals.

Preparing Atkins Cuisine Penne Pasta

The procedure for cooking and serving Atkins Cuisine Penne pasta is no different than any other type of pasta. Simply boil the pasta per the simple, detailed instructions on the package; then drain and serve with your favorite sauce or use in your favorite hot or cold pasta dish recipe.

Nutritional Information

Per each two-ounce (or ½ cup dry) serving, Atkins Cuisine Penne Pasta has:

  • 140 calories
  • 1 gram of fat
  • 60 miligrams of sodium
  • 11 grams of protein
  • 38 grams of carbohydrate
  • 18 grams of fiber
  • Net carb count of 19 grams
  • 1 gram of sugar
  • No cholesterol
  • No saturated fat
  • No trans fat


This delicious carbohydrate controlled pasta is made with enriched semolina, modified wheat start. Wheat gluten, modified wheat starch, and wheat protein isolate. It is a source of the following vitamins and minerals : B1, folate, iron, riboflavin, niacin, thiamin, and more.

Ready to Give it a Try?

Are you ready to try Atkins Cuisine Penne Pasta? Visit to place your order any time of the day or night. You can expect to pay about $3.99 per 12 ounce box.

Other Controlled Carb Products from Atkins Cuisine:

Additional products from Atkins Cuisine that you might want to try if you are following a carbohydrate controlled diet or nutritional program include:

  • Bake Mix
  • Advantage Bars
  • Day Break Bars
  • Endulge Bars
  • Ready to Drink Meal Replacement Shakes



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