Baked Ziti Casserole

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READY IN: 50mins
SERVES: 10
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350.
  • Cook and drain ground beef.
  • Saute green pepper, onion, and mushrooms and add to ground beef.
  • Add onion powder and garlic powder, oregano and 3 tablespoons of the tomato paste. Stir and set aside while you cook pasta.(al dente).
  • Drain cooked pasta and set aside.
  • Stir together the cottage cheese, sour cream.
  • Slice the black olives and add to the cottage cheese mixture.
  • Mix the spaghetti sauce and remaining tomato paste with the ziti.
  • Spray 9x13 pan with non stick spray.
  • Place half the noodles in the pan.
  • Top with meat mixture and a layer of parmesan cheese.
  • Top with the cottage cheese and sour cream mixture.
  • Top with a layer of the Mozarella cheese.
  • Top with the other half of the noodles and a final layer of parmesan cheese (the inside layers of cheese can be thin, just enough to add a cheesy layer).
  • Bake uncovered 30 minute or until hot and bubbly and cheeses are melted.
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