Make-Ahead Spinach Manicotti Recipe

Make-Ahead Spinach Manicotti Recipe
Make-Ahead Spinach Manicotti Recipe
  • prep: 20 min
  • cook: 40 min
  • total: 1 hr
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  • Summary

    When I invite people to dinner, many have started requesting this pasta bake ahead of time because it's that good. Plus, the manicotti is stuffed before it's cooked, making it even more convenient. —Christy Freeman, Central Point, Oregon

    Ingredients

    • 1 carton (15 ounces) whole-milk ricotta cheese
    • 1 package (10 ounces) frozen chopped spinach, thawed and squeezed dry
    • 1-1/2 cups shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese, divided
    • 3/4 cup shredded Parmesan cheese, divided
    • 1 large egg, lightly beaten
    • 2 teaspoons minced fresh parsley
    • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
    • 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
    • 3 jars (24 ounces each) spaghetti sauce
    • 1 cup water
    • 1 package (8 ounces) manicotti shells

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 7
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 351 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 17 g 26.13%
    • Saturated Fat: 10 g 49.36%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 50 mg 16.64%
    • Sodium: 423 mg 17.63%
    • Calcium: 473 mg 47.28%
    • Potassium: 403 mg 11.51%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 12.95%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 29 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 8.25%
    • Sugar: 2 g
    • Protein: 22 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 88.57%
    • Vitamin C 19.84%
    • Vitamin D 2.43%
    • * 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 - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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