Make Ahead Pizza Casserole Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Make Ahead Pizza Casserole

Julie Tomblin


Quick and easy.

★★★★★ 1 vote


1 lb
mild italian pork sausage
2 c
1 can(s)
15 oz pizza sauce
1 can(s)
14.5 oz diced tomatoes w/sweet onions, undrained
4 c
uncooked rotini pasta (10 oz)
1 can(s)
2 1/4 sliced ripe olives, drained
1 1/2 c
shredded mozzarella or pizza cheese blend (6 oz)


1In a 10 inch skillet cook sausage over medium high heat 8-10 minutes stirring frequently until no longer pink. Drain.
2In ungreased 13x9 inch (3 quart)glass baking dish mix water, pizza sauce, and tomatoes. Stir in cooked sausage, uncooked pasta, and olives. Pasta should be completely covered with sauce. Cover tightly with foil. Refridgerate at least 8hrs or overnight.
3When ready to bake, heat oven to 350 degrees. Stir casserole, cover up with foil and bake 1 hr or until bubbly.
4Uncover casserole, top with cheese and bake until cheese is melted, about 15 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef, Pizza, Casseroles
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Casserole, #Pizza