Spaghetti Pizza AKA Baked Spaghetti

2
Fran Miller

By
@TchrLdy71

This recipe takes me back to the 1970's, when adding a little extra to a meal meant adding pepperoni instead of an upscale wine.

In my part of West Virginia, we called this "Spaghetti Pizza." I hadn't thought of it for YEARS, since my 3 kids emptied the nest, until one of my favorite cooking blogs, Southern Bite, posted a Baked Spaghetti recipe. Their recipe is quite a bit different, and sounds delicious, but I thought I'd add this one to my family collection. The next generation can't afford the upscale wine yet. =^..^=

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6-8, depending on serving size
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 8 oz
    spaghetti or any pasta, uncooked
  • About 3 c
    of spaghetti sauce, jar or homemade, with or without meat
  • About 6 oz
    mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • Some
    pepperoni or other pizza toppings

How to Make Spaghetti Pizza AKA Baked Spaghetti

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Lightly mist the inside of a 13 x 9 baking dish with cooking spray. Set aside.
  2. Cook pasta as directed on package. Drain.
  3. Mix cooked pasta with spaghetti sauce.
  4. Pour pasta into the prepared baking dish. Top with mozzarella cheese & pepperoni or other pizza toppings.
  5. Bake in the pre-heated oven for 15-20 minutes, until the cheese is melted & bubbly.
  6. Serve hot with a tossed green salad and garlic bread.

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About Spaghetti Pizza AKA Baked Spaghetti

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




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