Baked Ziti Recipes
Our baked ziti recipe is a dish all cooks should have in their repertoire. Baked macaroni dishes like ziti combine cooked pasta with a sauce, vegetable, and/or meat -- and plenty of cheese. All the ingredients are layered or tossed into a casserole dish and baked in the oven for less than an hour. It's a versatile dish that can be adapted in so many ways, including adding leftovers.
Baked Ziti with Ground BeefThis savory "cake" is packed with pasta, meaty tomato sauce, and cheese. A springform pan allows it to hold its shape. It takes only a few minutes to pack the ziti into the pan for this dish.AdvertisementAdvertisementVideo
Baked Pasta with Chicken SausagesThis wholesome baked pasta is reminiscent of lasagna, but much faster to create. Everyday Food editor Sarah Carey makes enough for plenty of leftovers.
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Baked ZitiThis recipe gets the all-around gold medal for ease of preparation, popularity, AND deliciousness. (Yes, I've been watching too much Olympics. Wait -- why wasn't I eating this WHILE I was watching the Olympics?) You don't need to wait four years for the next Winter Olympics to make this dish. In fact, make it tonight; you won't regret it.
Baked Ziti with Crunchy Italian Salad and Garlic BreadThe classic Italian supper comes together remarkably quickly -- garlic bread bakes alongside the ziti, and a green salad is tossed in mere minutes.
Baked Ziti with SausageThis recipe makes two pans of pasta. Serve one tonight, and keep the other in the freezer for up to three months.
Lasagna and Baked Pasta Recipes
Forty of our most tempting baked pasta and lasagna recipes ideal for entertaining and holiday meals, as well as quick versions for weeknight dinners. You'll find vegetable lasagna, traditional lasagna Bolognese, macaroni and cheese, baked ziti, and more.
Baked Penne with Chicken and Sun-Dried TomatoesA family favorite, this recipe makes one baking dish for now and one to freeze for a ready-made dinner when you're pressed for time.
Baked Pasta with Spinach, Ricotta, and ProsciuttoVideo
Baked Squash Macaroni, Part 1Martha Stewart welcomes her guest, chef Todd English, and they prepare baked squash macaroni and cheese.Video
Baked Squash Macaroni, Part 2Martha Stewart and guest, chef Todd English finish baked squash macaroni and cheese, then serve it with roasted bartlett pear salad.Video
How to Make Savory Pasta CakeMartha Stewart and Rosie O'Donnell make a savory pasta cake with spinach, pepper, and ricotta.Recipe
Pasta CakeLet them eat "cake" for dinner: Layers of pasta join vegetables and cheese in a fresh take on lasagna that is as easy to make as it is to enjoy eating.Recipe
Macaroni Quattro Formaggi with ProsciuttoTry as one might, it is hard to outgrow macaroni and cheese -- especially when it is topped with prosciutto.Recipe
Classic PastitsioA perfect serving of this baked-pasta dish needs to have the right ratio of bechamel topping to lamb-and-pasta filling.Recipe
Beef PastitsioThis recipe is from "At Home Cafe" by Leslie Carpenter and Helen DeFrance.Recipe
Baked Rigatoni with Sausage Meatballs and Broccoli RabeA bowlful of this rigatoni is welcome at lunch or dinner or, better yet, as a midnight snack.Recipe
Patsy's Rigatoni SorrentinoThis delicious recipe is courtesy of Sal Scognomillo.