Skillet-Baked Ziti With Sausage

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READY IN: 1hr 3mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Adjust oven rack to middle position; preheat oven to 475°.
  • Pulse tomatoes in food processor until coarsely ground and no large pieces remain, about 12 pulses.
  • Cook sausage in 12-inch ovensafe nonstick skillet over med-high heat, breaking up meat with wooden spoon, until no longer pink, about 4 minutes.
  • Stir in garlic and pepper flakes and cook until fragrant, about 1 minute.
  • Stir in processed tomatoes and 1/2 teaspoon salt.
  • Decrease heat to med-low and simmer gently until tomatoes no longer taste raw, about 10 minutes.
  • Stir in water and pasta.
  • Cover and increase heat to med-high, and cook at vigorous simmer, stirring often, until pasta is tender, 15-18 minutes.
  • Stir in cream, Parmesan, and basil and season with salt and pepper to taste.
  • Sprinkle mozzarella evenly over top.
  • Transfer skillet to oven and bake until cheese is melted and browned, 10-15 minutes; serve.
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