More Great Recipes: Beef | Crock-pot | Main Dish | Misc. One Dish

Crockpot Baked Ziti


User Avatar
Member since 2006

Serves | Prep Time | Cook Time

Ingredients

1 pound ground beef
1 medium onion
2 tsps. dried Italian seasoning
1/2 tsp. salt
2 jars (apx. 25 oz. each) pasta sauce
1 container (15 oz.) ricotta cheese
2 cups mozzarella cheese, divided
1 cups grated Parmesan cheese
1 box (10 oz.) ziti noodles


Cook ground beef and onions in a large skillet over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally, until beef is no longer pink.


Stir in seasonings to evenly coat meat; stir in pasta sauce.


Set aside.


Mix 1 cup mozzarella, the ricotta and Parmesan in a medium bowl.


Spoon 2 cups of meat sauce into 5 - 6 qt. slow cooker.


Top with 2 cups ziti.


Drop half of the cheese mixture, by rounded tablespoons, over ziti; carefully spread over ziti using back of spoon.


Layer with 2 cups meat sauce, the remaining ziti and remaining cheese.


Add remaining meat sauce, completely covering all the ziti and cheese.


Place lid on slow cooker.


Cook on LOW for 6 to 7 hours or HIGH for 4 to 5 hours or until noodles are tender.


Carefully remove lid to allow steam to escape.


Sprinkle with the remaining 1 cup mozzarella; let stand 10 minutes until melted.


Pairs Well With


Notes

'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

6 Recipes

11261 Downloads
FREE
The Official "Burnt" Movie Cookbook
By Burnt Movie Cookbook

7 Recipes

51076 Downloads
FREE
Disney's Tinker Bell Secret of the Wings Cookbook
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

450 Downloads
FREE
Torta Cubana
Torta Cubana
Slutty Brownies
Slutty Brownies
Oreo Balls
Oreo Balls