Favorite Stuffed Manicotti

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 45 mins
Cook 20 mins

Got this years ago in a magazine and I tweak it for stuffed shells also. If you can't find Italian tomato sauce, then use regular and season it with Italian seasonings and garlic!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Brown sausage in large saucepan, drain.
  2. Take half of sausage, put in large bowl and put aside.
  3. Stir tomato sauce, paste, and water into sausage in pan.
  4. Simmer 15 minute.
  5. Meanwhile, to the sausage in bowl, add ricotta, 2 cups mozzarella, egg and parsley.
  6. Pour 1/3 sauce mixture into 13x9-inch baking pan.
  7. Stuff manicotti with ricotta mixture and place on top of sauce in baking pan.
  8. Pour remaining sauce over stuffed manicotti, top with remaining mozzarella and sprinkle with parmesan cheese.
  9. Bake at 350°F for 20 minutes or until hot all through.


Most Helpful

This was the best I've ever made, easy and fast

jrom514215 May 22, 2014

Had this the other night, and all I can say is that if you like Manicotti, then you have to try this recipe! ;o)

*OzMan* January 07, 2008

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