Baked Spaghetti and Meatballs

Eddie Szczerba

By
@chefed60

Absolutely delicious! Easy to make too!


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Serves:

4-6

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

40 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 box
spaghetti
2 qt
tomato sauce,i used homemade
1 1/2 c
grated romano cheese for serving
1/2 c
fresh chopped italian parsley for garnish
1 pt
shredded mozzarella cheese

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Make your favorite meatballs or buy the packaged frozen,add to your favorite marinara and simmer until heated through.
2
Cook pasta according to directions,be sure to make the pasta el dente otherwise when you bake it the pasta gets too mushy! Drain and reserve one cup of pasta water.
3
Toss the cooked pasta with the 1/2 cup of reserved water,add a half cup of the grated cheese and parsley,mix. Now add some sauce and place in a baking dish,dot with meatballs on top,add shredded mozzarella and grated cheese,parsley and bake at 350 degrees until cheese has melted. Serve with garlic bread and a salad,the extra grated Romano cheese and enjoy!Bon apettito!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef, Pasta, Other Sauces
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtag: #dinner ideas