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Baked Beef Ziti Recipe

Looking for an easy Baked Beef Ziti recipe? Learn how to make Baked Beef Ziti using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by morton_jacquelyn

Makes 8 servings



Points Value: 5 Prep Time: 20 min Cooking time: 50 min

Recipe Ingredients for Baked Beef Ziti

12 oz penne
1 tsp olive oil
2 garlic cloves, minced
1/3 pound raw ground turkey
1 tsp dried oregano
1 tsp dried thyme
1 tsp dried rosemary
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp black pepper
28 oz tomatoes
1 cup part-skim mozzarella cheese, shredded

Recipe Directions for Baked Beef Ziti

  1. Preheat oven 350 degrees.

  2. Cook pasta according to package directions; drain and set aside.

  3. Meanwhile, heat oil in a medium saucepan over medium heat; add garlic and saute for 2 minutes. Add beef and cook until browned, breaking up meat with a spoon as it cooks, about 3 to 5 minutes, drain off any fat and set pan back over medium heat.

  4. Add oregano, thyme, rosemary, pepper and salt; stir to coat beef. Cook until herbs become fragrant, about 2 minutes. Add tomoatoes and bring mixture to a boil; reduce heat and simmer for 5 minutes.

  5. Spoon a small amount of beef-tomato mixture into bottom of a 4 quart casserole dish (just enough to cover surface); top with half of cooked penne. Next, layer with half of remaining beef-tomato sauce and half of mozzeralla cheese. Layer with remaining penne and then top with remaining beef-tomoato sauce; sprinkle with remaining cheest. Bake until cheese is golden and bubbly, about 30 minutes. Slice into 8 peices and serve.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 177.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
235
Calories from Fat
64
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.1g
11%
Saturated Fat
2.7g
13%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
58mg
19%
Sodium
257mg
11%
Potassium
386mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
28.3g
9%
Dietary Fiber
1.4g
6%
Sugars
2.7g
Protein
14.6g
Vitamin A 19% Vitamin C 22%
Calcium 13% Iron 13%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
   
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