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Italian Baked Pasta

Blogger Arlene Cummings of Cooking With Sugar shares a recipe for Italian Baked Pasta that has been passed down from generation to generation in her family. It’s simple Italian comfort food that is so easy to make. Learn to make this recipe with our how-to article.

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  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 20 min
  • Servings 10

Ingredients

1
package (16 oz) uncooked pasta (such as penne, ziti, rotini or rigatoni)
4
cups marinara sauce (homemade or purchased)
1/2
cup grated Parmesan or Romano cheese
1
container (15 oz) ricotta cheese
2
cups shredded mozzarella cheese (8 oz)

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Directions

  • 1 Cook pasta in generously salted water 3 minutes less than recommended on package. Drain.
  • 2 Meanwhile, heat oven to 350°F. Lightly spray 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish with cooking spray.
  • 3 Pour 2 cups of the marinara sauce into dish. Add half of cooked pasta; toss well. Sprinkle with 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese. Spoon half of the ricotta cheese in dollops over top. Sprinkle with 1 cup of the mozzarella cheese. Repeat layers ending with mozzarella cheese. Cover lightly with foil, making sure foil is not resting on cheese.
  • 4 Bake 35 minutes. Uncover; bake 10 to 15 minutes longer or until center is bubbly and thoroughly heated. Cool 10 to 15 minutes before serving.

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