Pizza Topped Pasta

Pizza Topped Pasta

Servings: 4
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cooking Time: 20 minutes

Ingredients:
1 lb. of ground beef or turkey
2 cups of Mozzerella cheese
1/2 cup of Parmesan cheese
Pepperoni
1 box of Penne pasta
1 jar of spaghetti sauce (I used homemade sauce)
2 tbs. garlic

Directions:
1. Preheat oven to 350.
2. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente and drain.
3. In a large skillet, brown meat with garlic over medium heat. Be careful not to get too hot or you’ll burn the garlic, which then becomes super bitter.
4. Pour 1/2 sauce in with pasta and stir. Then pour the pasta into a baking dish. Top with meat, then the rest of your sauce.
5. Cover the top with your 2 cheese and then finish it off with pepperoni.
6. Bake in preheated oven for about 20 minutes or until cheese and sauce are bubbly.

 

Pizza Topped Pasta
Recipe Type: Main
Cuisine: Italian
Author: Lysha @ Magnolia Mom
Prep time:
Cook time:
Total time:
Serves: 4
Ingredients
  • 1 lb. of ground beef or turkey
  • 2 cups of Mozzerella cheese
  • 1/2 cup of Parmesan cheese
  • Pepperoni
  • 1 box of Penne pasta
  • 1 jar of spaghetti sauce (I used homemade sauce)
  • 2 tbs. garlic
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente and drain.
  3. In a large skillet, brown meat with garlic over medium heat. Be careful not to get too hot or you’ll burn the garlic, which then becomes super bitter.
  4. Pour 1/2 sauce in with pasta and stir. Then pour the pasta into a baking dish. Top with meat, then the rest of your sauce.
  5. Cover the top with your 2 cheese and then finish it off with pepperoni.
  6. Bake in preheated oven for about 20 minutes or until cheese and sauce are bubbly.
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10 Responses to Pizza Topped Pasta

  1. Wendy says:

    Two favorites combined into one easy dinner!

  2. Heather says:

    I will definitely give this a try! The teens will love it. Pinning for later. Thanks for sharing

  3. Krissy says:

    Now that is some good old fashioned comfort food. YUM!

  4. Jennifer says:

    This looks so good!! Now I am hungry! Thanks for the new recipe!

  5. Susaye says:

    yum, yum, yum…where was this recipe two days ago when I was looking for something delicious and different to cook? I love this and will definitely try it tomorrow.

  6. Barbara says:

    Oh my goodness… I wish I had seen this two hours ago…we wouldn’t be having leftovers tonight.

  7. Jenny says:

    Oh this looks so good on a chilly rainy night here.

  8. Jill says:

    Oh my goodness this sounds right up my family’s alley! My son is actually sitting next to me and drooling over your recipe asking if I can make it tonight. Pinning and adding into our meal rotation 🙂

  9. Kirsten says:

    This looks easy and delicious. Pinning it for later and making it this week. Thanks for sharing!

  10. Lysha says:

    Thanks so much! I hope your family loves it as much as mine did.

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