Fantastic Meatball Casserole

This meatball casserole is a warm, comforting, and quick midweek supper option. This tomato-rich pasta meal takes only a few minutes to prepare and handles the most of the work in the oven, allowing you to focus on other tasks.

INGREDIENTS

1 (16 ounce) package Barilla uncooked rotini pasta

1 (25 ounce) jar marinara sauce

3 cups water

1 (14 ounce) package fully-cooked miniature (cocktail-size) meatballs (if using frozen meatballs, make sure that they are completely thawed before using)

2 cups Kraft shredded mozzarella (or Italian blend) cheese

Optional: Parmesan cheese and fresh chopped herbs (such as basil, oregano, and parsley) for garnish

INSTRUCTIONS

Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.

In a large baking dish, stir together uncooked pasta, marinara sauce, water, and meatballs. Cover tightly with aluminum foil and bake for 30 minutes.

Uncover; stir.

Sprinkle mozzarella over the top and bake uncovered for 10 more minutes (or until cheese is melted and pasta is tender).

ENJOY!!

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Fantastic Meatball Casserole

This meatball casserole is a warm, comforting, and quick midweek supper option. This tomato-rich pasta meal takes only a few minutes to prepare and handles the most of the work in the oven, allowing you to focus on other tasks.

  • 1 16 ounce package Barilla uncooked rotini pasta
  • 1 25 ounce jar marinara sauce
  • 3 cups water
  • 1 14 ounce package fully-cooked miniature (cocktail-size) meatballs (if using frozen meatballs, make sure that they are completely thawed before using)
  • 2 cups Kraft shredded mozzarella (or Italian blend cheese)
  • Optional: Parmesan cheese and fresh chopped herbs (such as basil, oregano, and parsley for garnish)
  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.
  2. In a large baking dish, stir together uncooked pasta, marinara sauce, water, and meatballs. Cover tightly with aluminum foil and bake for 30 minutes.
  3. Uncover; stir.
  4. Sprinkle mozzarella over the top and bake uncovered for 10 more minutes (or until cheese is melted and pasta is tender).
  5. ENJOY!!
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Fantastic Meatball Casserole

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