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DifficultyIntermediate

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Meatball Pasta Bake

Ingredients

 meatballs (thawed)
 pasta (uncooked)
 25 oz jar pasta sauce
 2 cups shredded mozzarella
 3 cups water
 spinach (optional)

 

Steps

1

Turn oven to 425 degrees

2

In 9x13 pan, stir together pasta, sauce, meatballs, spinach, and 3 cups of water

3

Cover pan TIGHTLY with aluminum foil

Bake in oven for 35 minutes

4

Use mitts to remove pan from oven

Uncover and STIR

5

Sprinkle cheese over top of pasta in pan

Use mitts to place pan in oven

6

Bake until cheese browns and pasta is done, 5 minutes or more

7

Turn oven OFF

Use mitts to remove pan from oven

Yields1 Serving

Ingredients

 meatballs (thawed)
 pasta (uncooked)
 25 oz jar pasta sauce
 2 cups shredded mozzarella
 3 cups water
 spinach (optional)

Directions

1
1

Turn oven to 425 degrees

2
2

In 9x13 pan, stir together pasta, sauce, meatballs, spinach, and 3 cups of water

3
3

Cover pan TIGHTLY with aluminum foil

4

Bake in oven for 35 minutes

4
5

Use mitts to remove pan from oven

6

Uncover and STIR

5
7

Sprinkle cheese over top of pasta in pan

8

Use mitts to place pan in oven

6
9

Bake until cheese browns and pasta is done, 5 minutes or more

7
10

Turn oven OFF

11

Use mitts to remove pan from oven

Meatball Pasta Bake