Perfect Potluck Dish Sausage and Pepper Baked Ziti

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
SERVES: 10
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Prepare sauce. In deep nonstick 12 inch skillet cook sausage over medium heat 5 minutes or until browned on all sides, stirring occasionally.
  • Reduce heat to medium.
  • Discard all but two tablespoons sausage fat.
  • To sausage in skillet add garlic, peppers and onion
  • Cook until vegetables are tender, stirring occasionally.
  • Stir in whole tomatoes,tomato sauce, salt,oregano and basil.
  • Heat to boiling over medium heat breaking up tomatoes with side of spoon.
  • Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer 10 minutes.
  • Meanwhile preheat oven to 400.
  • Heat large covered saucepot of salted water to boiling over high heat.
  • Add pasta; cook 2 minutes less than cooking time recommended on label.
  • Drain well.
  • Combine vegetables with pasta.
  • Pour into 9 x 13 greased pan. Spread mozzarellacubes on top.
  • Bake 30 minutes.
  • Before serving sprinkle romano cheese on top.
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