Ziti and Sausage Bake

Recipe by Recipe Reader
READY IN: 40mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat the oven to 350 and spray an 8 X 8 baking dish with non-stick spray.
  • In a large pot of boiling water, cook the ziti pasta for 7 minutes and drain.
  • Meanwhile, cut up the sausages and brown in a skillet over medium heat.
  • Add tomatoes and spaghetti sauce, and simmer for a few minutes.
  • In a bowl, combine ricotta, half of the parmesan, and 1 cup of the mozzarella cheeses with 1/4 pesto sauce, and season with black pepper.
  • Spoon a little of the sauce into the casserole dish and add half of the pasta.
  • Add half of the remaining sauce.
  • Add all of the cheese mixture.
  • Add the remaining pasta, then the remaining sauce.
  • Top with 1/2 cup mozzarella and remaining parmesan cheese.
  • Bake uncovered for 30 minutes.
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