baked pasta dish

Lasagna

Ingredients:1 lb lasagna noodlesparmesan for sprinkling for the cheese/spinach filling:1 cup ricotta3/4 cup chopped spinach (squeezed dry if previously frozen)1/2 cup parmesan1/2 teaspoon nutmeg2 eggs for the bolognese sauce:1 lb ground beef1 large onion, chopped4 cloves garlic, minced3 carrots, peeled and chopped6 oz fresh mushrooms, roughly chopped1 large can whole […]

Spinach Lasagna Roll Ups

Ingredients: sauce:4 cloves garlic, minced1 small carrot, minced1 medium onion, diced28 oz canned whole tomatoes, hand crushed1/4 cup olive oil1/4 cup red wine1/2 teaspoon sugar filling: 2 eggs1 shallot, minced1/2 lb ricotta cheese1/2 chopped spinach2/3 cup mozzarella, cubed2/3 cup Parmesan, grated2 tablespoons fresh basil, minced1/4 teaspoon nutmeg, grated 1 lb […]

Baked Eggplant Parmesan

Ingredients: 28 oz canned, crushed tomatoes28 oz canned, whole tomatoes4 cloves garlic, chopped3 small to medium eggplants*, cut into 1/2 inch slices2 eggs, beaten1 large onion, chopped1 handful fresh basil, chopped1 shallot, chopped1 cup dry bread crumbs1/4 cup grated Parmesan PLUS more for sprinkling1/4 cup dried oregano2 tablespoons olive oil […]

Baked Ziti

Ingredients: For the sauce*:2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes1/4 medium onion, chopped3 cloves garlic, chopped28 oz canned whole, peeled tomatoes (I used fire roasted, but any is okay)1 shallot, chopped1 handful of fresh basilSprig of fresh basilsaltblack pepper For the ziti:1 lb pasta (ziti or […]