Baked Ziti Recipe With Ground Beef and Italian Sausage
Baked Ziti Recipe With Ground Beef and Italian Sausage
  • prep: 20 min
  • cook: 45 min
  • total: 1 hr 5 min
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  • Summary

    This is an easy baked ziti casserole with ground beef, Italian sausage and three kinds of cheese. This popular recipe is a full meal in one dish.

    Ingredients

    • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
    • 1 pound lean ground beef, at least 85%
    • 1/2 pound bulk sweet Italian sausage
    • 1 medium onion, chopped
    • 2 cloves garlic, minced
    • 1 can (28 ounces) crushed tomatoes
    • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
    • 1 teaspoon dried leaf basil
    • 1/2 teaspoon dried leaf oregano
    • 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper
    • salt and pepper to taste
    • 8 ounces ziti pasta
    • 1 cup ricotta cheese, whole milk
    • 3/4 cup fresh grated Parmesan cheese, divided
    • 1 large egg
    • 3 cups shredded mozzarella cheese, divided
    • 1 to 2 tablespoons fresh chopped parsley

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 742 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 43 g 66.14%
    • Saturated Fat: 20 g 98.28%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 130 mg 43.38%
    • Sodium: 1364 mg 56.84%
    • Calcium: 893 mg 89.25%
    • Potassium: 858 mg 24.52%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 8 mg 46.36%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 52 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 16 g 63.87%
    • Sugar: 9 g
    • Protein: 53 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 27.13%
    • Vitamin C 28.04%
    • Vitamin D 1.56%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables2
    • Exchange - Lean Meat6
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy2 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total3 oz-eq

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