Skillet Baked Ziti

22 Jul

Skillet Baked Ziti

Prep. Time: 15 minutes
Cooking Time: 30 minutes
Serves 4

Found in:


1 TB olive oil
6 cloves garlic, minced
1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
1 (28 ounce) can crushed tomatoes
3 cups water
4 cups ziti
1/2 cup heavy cream
1/2 cup parmesan cheese, grated
1/4 cup basil, minced
1 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded


1. Place oven rack in the middle of the oven. Preheat oven to 475 degrees F.
2. Combine oil, garlic, pepper flakes, and 1/2 ts salt in large ovensafe nonstick skillet. Saute over medium heat for 1 minute. Add crushed tomatoes, water, ziti, and 1/2 ts salt.
3. Cover and cook, stirring often and adjusting the heat as needed to maintain a simmer, 18 minutes.
4. Stir in the cream, Parmesan, and basil. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Sprinkle the mozzarella evenly over the ziti. Transfer the skillet to the oven and bake until cheese has melted and browned (about 10 minutes).


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: