Baked Ziti

Christine Fernandez


I also make my meatballs mini size and add to the ziti before baking.

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30 Min


30 Min




1 box
ziti pasta
1 large
jar of your favorite red sauce
15 oz
ricotta cheese
1 1/2 c
shredded mozzarella
1/2 c
grated parmesan
6 slice
sharp provolone cheese
1 tsp
minced garlic

Directions Step-By-Step

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Then, boil your water and add the box of ziti pasta. Salt your water to taste. Cook for 10-15 minutes or until pasta is done. Drain. Add ricotta, garlic, and mozzarella to warm noodles and mix. Add just enough to cover noodles if you like really cheesy add more! In a large rectangle baking pan add a layer of sauce then a layer of noodle mixture. Next add the layer of the 6 sliced provolone. Another layer of sauce. Another layer of the ziti and cheese mixture. Last layer of sauce, then top with Mozzarella and Parmesan cheeses. Bake for 30 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Main Dishes
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #Ziti