A perfect weekday dinner and very easy to put together! Your entire family will be asking for more! This is a hearty meal and will go a long way! You must try this classic Baked Ziti dish!
- 1 lb. ziti noodles
- 2 jars of your favorite marinara sauce
- 1 small container ricotta cheese (15 oz.)
- 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
- 1/4 cup fresh parsley
- 1 egg slightly beaten
- 1 teaspoon oregano
- 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
- 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
- parmesan cheese
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Boil noodles according to instructions on box, making sure it’s Al dente. Pour 1 cup of sauce in the bottoms of a 9 x 13 pan.
Mix mozzarella, ricotta, parsley, egg, oregano, pepper, garlic powder and 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese in a large bowl. When Ziti is done, drain and add it to the bowl and mix well. Add 2 cups of spaghetti sauce into the bowl and mix.
Pour the mixture into the 9 x 13 pan and top with the rest of the sauce. Sprinkle the top with some Parmesan cheese. Bake in the oven for 45 minutes. When serving, top with a little more sauce and cheese if desired. Serves 8