LIGHT VEGETABLE MANICOTTI

1
Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

This tasty sounding dish comes from My Magazine, courtesy of Kroger. Very simple and quick, and healthy too!
Photo: Kroger
02-02-15

Rating:
☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes
Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

2 c
part skim ricotta cheese
1/4 c
egg substitute or 2 egg whites
1 c
reduced-fat shredded mozzarella cheese, divided
1/4 c
shredded parmesan cheese
1/4 tsp
ground black pepper
1 bag(s)
(12 oz.) steamfresh broccoli & cauliflower, cooked according to package directions
1 box
(8 oz. or about 14 pieces) manicotti pasta, cooked
1 c
reduced sodium marinara sauce
1/4 c
loosely packed basil leaves, thinly sliced (optional)

How to Make LIGHT VEGETABLE MANICOTTI

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a large bowl, combine ricotta cheese, egg substitute, 1/2 cup mozzarella cheese, Parmesan cheese, black pepper, and broccoli and cauliflower.
  • 2Carefully and evenly fill manicotti. Arrange in a lightly sprayed 13x9-inch baking dish and top with marinara sauce.
  • 3Cover and bake in a preheated 350ยบ oven for 30 minutes or until heated through.
  • 4Uncover and sprinkle with remaining mozzarella cheese. Bake 10 minutes more or until cheese is melted. Sprinkle with basil if desired.
    Refrigerate any leftovers.

Printable Recipe Card

About LIGHT VEGETABLE MANICOTTI

Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian




Show 1 Comment & Review

11 Stuffed Shell Recipes That Are Perfect For Dinner

11 Stuffed Shell Recipes That Are Perfect for Dinner

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

In search of a dinner recipe that is family tested and approved? Then stuffed shells are your answer. So versatile, easy and delicious, we love us some stuffed shells!

Restaurant Favorite Pasta Recipes You Can Make At Home

Restaurant Favorite Pasta Recipes You Can Make at Home

Kitchen Crew

There is an Italian restaurant in my neighborhood that I absolutely love. When it first opened, I became a regular. Maybe too regular... After one meal I realized that I...