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Three-Cheese Baked Penne Recipe

Looking for an easy Three-Cheese Baked Penne recipe? Learn how to make Three-Cheese Baked Penne using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by thomasmcdonald

Makes 6 servings



A tasty little pasta dish, cheesy, meaty, healthy? who knows...

Recipe Ingredients for Three-Cheese Baked Penne

1/2 lb lean ground turkey
1/2 lb mild italian sausage
14 oz penne pasta
1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
1/4 cup shredded parmesan cheese
4 oz low-fat ricotta cheese
26 oz tomato sauce
1 small onion
2 tbsp oregano leaves
2 tbsp basil leaves
2 cloves of garlic

Recipe Directions for Three-Cheese Baked Penne

  1. Mix ground turkey and sausage, brown and drain.

  2. Boil pasta in salted water, until almost al dente (later cooking will make up for the difference)

  3. Chop garlic & onion, saute over low heat.

  4. Add sauces and spices, salt & pepper to taste.

  5. Simmer til well-mixed; add meat mix to sauce.

  6. Add parmesan cheese to sauce mix.

  7. Add ricotta to drained pasta.

  8. Mix everything together, pour into 9x13 pan

  9. Bake on 350 for 30-35 minutes.

  10. Pull casserole from oven, spread mozzarella over the top,

  11. put back in for another 10 minutes.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 312.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
486
Calories from Fat
179
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
19.9g
31%
Saturated Fat
7.4g
37%
Trans Fat
0.1g
Cholesterol
122mg
41%
Sodium
1111mg
46%
Potassium
723mg
21%
Total Carbohydrates
46.7g
16%
Dietary Fiber
2.7g
11%
Sugars
5.9g
Protein
30.5g
Vitamin A 15% Vitamin C 18%
Calcium 23% Iron 27%
* 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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