Baked Ziti Casserole Recipe


Baked Ziti Casserole

Baked Ziti Casserole

In Baked Ziti Casserole from Hunt's®, layers of pasta, meat sauce and mozzarella cheese are baked together for a satisfying family casserole.

Hands On: 20 minutes

Total Time: 30 minutes

Ingredients

PAM® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
8 ounces dry ziti pasta
1 pound ground sirloin beef
1 can (26 oz each) Hunt's® Four Cheese Pasta Sauce
1 can (6 oz each) Hunt's® Tomato Paste
1 cup shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese (1 cup = 4 oz)

Preparation

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray 8x8-inch baking dish with cooking spray. Prepare pasta according to package directions; drain. Cook beef in large skillet over medium-high heat 7 minutes, or until browned and crumbled, stirring frequently; drain. Stir in pasta sauce and tomato paste; blend well.
  2. Spoon 1/2 cup meat sauce into bottom of prepared baking dish. Top with half the pasta, half the remaining sauce, and 1/2 cup cheese. Repeat layers, starting with pasta and ending with cheese.
  3. Bake, uncovered, 10 minutes or until cheese is melted. Serve immediately.

Nutritional Information

Serving Size: 1 1/4 cups
Calories 382
Total fat 11 g
Saturated fat 5 g
Cholesterol 57 MG
Sodium 907 MG
Carbohydrate 42 g
Dietary fiber 6 g
Sugars 11 g
Protein 29 g
Vitamin A 17 %
Vitamin C 28 %
Calcium 19 %
Iron 38 %

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