This easy chicken and cheese pasta bake is sure to be a winning dish in your household. When it comes to saving money, pasta is an easy choice. It is inexpensive and there are so many varieties to choose from. If you have the extra cash, you might want to opt for the whole wheat option. Tubular pastas like penne and rigatoni are great for pasta bakes because they hold their shape and retain that wonderful chewy texture. Chicken and cheese pasta bake is a budget friendly meal that you'll want to make every week.