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


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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


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

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About best baked ziti ever

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

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