best baked ziti ever

Best Baked Ziti Ever Recipe

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stephanie place


Everyone I have ever made this for has fallen in love with it. It rarely lasts long.


★★★★★ 2 votes

15 Min
30 Min


  • 1 box
    whole wheat penne pasta
  • 1 pkg
    shredded 6 cheese italian mix
  • 2 lb
    shredded mozzerella
  • 1 lb
    ground meat (80/20)
  • 1 jar(s)
    spagetti sauce

How to Make best baked ziti ever


  1. Preheat oven to 380 degrees.
  2. Brown Ground beef, strain, and then transfer to a very large bowl.
  3. Bring pasta to a boil, strain, and transfer to bowl with meat.
  4. Mix 1 lb of the mozzarella and the entire italian cheese mix to the meat and pasta and mix together.
  5. Add spagetti sauce and toss again to coat thoroughly.
  6. Pour mixture into a large baking pan and spread evenly.
  7. Take remaining lb of mozzarella and thoroughly cover entire mixture.
  8. Place pan in oven and bake until top is brown and bubbly.
  9. Enjoy!

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About best baked ziti ever

Course/Dish: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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