Baked Ziti

Baked Ziti

Easy to make, delicious baked italian dish. A favorite of my family.

Baked ZitiEasy to make, delicious baked italian dish. A favorite of my family.

Summary

3150
  • CourseMain course
  • CuisineItalian
  • Yield5 servings 5 serving
  • Cooking Time40 minutesPT0H40M
  • Total Time40 minutesPT0H40M

Ingredients

Beef, ground
1 Pound
Ziti Pasta
16 Ounces
Spaghetti Sauce
(26 oz) Jar 1
Garlic
1 Clove
Onion, chopped
1
Mozarella Cheese, shredded
2 Cups
Parmesan Cheese, grated

Steps

  1. Preheat oven to 375F.
  2. Cook pasta according to directions until al-dente. Drain.
  3. Combine garlic, onion, and ground beef in a large skillet. Cook over medium heat until ground beef is brown. Drain any excess fat.
  4. Add spaghetti sauce to meat mixture and simmer 3-5 minutes until heated through.
  5. In a 9x13 baking dish or large casserole dish, put a small amount of meat/sauce mixture in the bottom to prevent burning.
  6. Layer as follows: pasta, meat/sauce mixture, 1 cup mozzarella cheese, pasta, meat/sauce, 1 cup mozzarella cheese. Top off with a sprinkle (or more!) of grated parmesan cheese.
  7. Bake for 30-40 minutes until cheese is melted and sauce is bubbly.
  8. Let stand about 5 minutes before serving.