Eggplant & Ricotta Pasta Bake Recipe

Looking for an easy EGGPLANT & RICOTTA PASTA BAKE recipe? Learn how to make EGGPLANT & RICOTTA PASTA BAKE using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by blakey1273

Makes 4 servings



1 (about 550g) eggplant, cut into 2cm pieces Salt & freshly ground pepper 1/4 cup (60ml) Bertolli olive oil, plus extra to serve 200g Carb Options elbow pasta 500g Heart Smart lean beef mince 500g Raguletto Carb Options bolognaise pasta sauce 450g fresh ricotta 1 egg 3/4 cup (60g) finely grated parmesan Sliced tomatoes, to serve

Recipe Ingredients for EGGPLANT & RICOTTA PASTA BAKE

1 (about 550g) eggplant, cut into 2cm pieces
1 Salt & pepper
1/4 cup (60ml) olive oil, plus extra to serve
200 g pasta
500 g Beef
500 g Meaty Bolognese Sauce
450 g fresh ricotta
1 egg
3/4 cup (60g) finely grated parmesan Sliced tomatoes, to serve

Recipe Directions for EGGPLANT & RICOTTA PASTA BAKE

  1. Preheat oven to 220C. Place the eggplant on a greased baking tray. Season with salt and pepper. Drizzle with the oil. Toss to coat well. Bake for 20 minutes or until slightly golden. Reduce oven to 180C.

  2. Meanwhile, cook the elbows according to packet instructions. Cook the mince in a large, deep non-stick frying pan over high heat. Stir in pasta sauce, elbows and eggplant. Spread over the base of a 2 litre ovenproof dish.

  3. Mix the ricotta, egg, parmesan, salt and pepper until well combined. Spread evenly over the mince mixture. Bake for 15 minutes or until golden.

  4. Preheat a grill to high. Grill for 3 minutes or until golden. Season the tomatoes and drizzle with olive oil and balsamic vinegar . Serve with the pasta bake scattered with basil.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 570.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
839
Calories from Fat
388
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
43.1g
66%
Saturated Fat
13.4g
67%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
157mg
52%
Sodium
859mg
36%
Potassium
532mg
15%
Total Carbohydrates
49.4g
16%
Dietary Fiber
6.1g
24%
Sugars
7.7g
Protein
62.2g
Vitamin A 35% Vitamin C 26%
Calcium 58% Iron 33%
* 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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