Baked Ziti

Baked Ziti

Baked Ziti Recipe by Raymond Selzer
Cook Time1 hr
Total Time1 hr
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 8 serving


  • 2 lbs ground beef (I used regular)
  • 500 ml ricotta
  • 1/2 cup parmesan ground
  • 900 g mozzarella , grated
  • 1 spaghetti sauce bottle (your choice)
  • 1 onion (optional) medium , chopped
  • 1 tbsp chopped garlic (optional)
  • 2 tbsps italian seasoning (optional)


  • Preheat the oven to 350F
  • (optional) Add the onion and garlic to a medium sized pot and saute til onions are translucent
  • Add the groundbeef.
  • (optional) add the Italian Seasoning
  • cook the ground beef, stirring til itu2019s brown
  • Stir in the sauce and simmer for 10-20 minutes, stirring occasionally
  • in a bowl mix together the ricotta and half the parmesan.
  • Put the drained noodles in a large bowl, mix in the ricotta, meat sauce and half the mozzarella
  • Dump the mixture into a 9xd713 baking dish
  • Cover the noodle mixture with the other half of the mozzarella and then sprinkle on the other half of the parmesan
  • bake for 30 mins