Casserole Napoli

Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

This can be made ahead of time and frozen, if desired;for that busy day of company drop in.


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Serves:

6 to 8 servings

Prep:

25 Min

Cook:

40 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 1/2 lb
lean ground beef
1 tsp
salt
1/2 c
onion,chopped
29 oz
can tomato sauce
1 c
water
1 tsp
oregano
8 oz
pasta,noodles or elbow macaroni
Two-10 oz
pkgs.thawed spinach,squeezed dry
1 c
ricotta or cottage cheese
1/2 c
dairy sour cream
1/4 c
parmesan cheese, grated

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Lightly brown meat in a large skillet. Add salt and onion and cook about 5 minutes. Add tomato sauce, water and oregano. In another pan, cook noodles until al-dente; drain, add to beef mixture. Combine sour cream and ricotta cheese. In a 9x13-inch casserole dish, layer half of the noodle mixture, add the spinach in a layer and dollop 1/2 of the sour cream mixture. Top with remainder of noodles and rest of sour cream mixture. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese. Bake at 375^ for 30-40 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef, Pasta, Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy