Baked Ziti With Sausage

Recipe by Stacey Sweet
READY IN: 50mins
SERVES: 6-8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 440°F.
  • in a large saucepan heat olive oil add yellow onion and cook until tender.
  • add sausage, continue to cook for 2 minutes.
  • add tomatoes, oregano and basil.
  • simmer sauce on low In a large bowl, combine ricotta cheese, salt,parsley and parmesan cheese.
  • set aside.
  • In a large pot of boling salted water, cook pasta until it is not quite al dente.
  • drain pasta and combine with ricotta cheese mixture.
  • remove sauce from heat and allow to cool for 5 minutes.
  • after cooling, add sauce to pasta/ricotta mixture and mix well.
  • pour mixture into a 4-5 quart baking dish.
  • spread mozzarella cheese evenly over pasta.
  • bake until cheese begins to brown, about 20 minutes.
  • let stand 5 minutes before serving.
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