Stuffed Pasta Shells

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15 review(s) averaging 4.4. 79% would make again

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A delicious mixture of ground beef and three cheeses fill these jumbo shells to perfection. Real comfort food.

"I made this for my girlfriend and she loved it. I'm not much of a cook, but it was fast & a easy make."

- jamesr2240


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2 12-oz boxes Jumbo Pasta Shells
2 lb Lean Ground Beef
1 teaspoon Onion salt
1 teaspoon Garlic salt
1/2 teaspoon Pepper
1/2 tablespoon Basil; sweet
1 1/2 cup Onion; minced
6 ea Bread; day old or lightly toasted
2 16-oz cans Spaghetti Sauce
1 cup Parmesan cheese; grated; divided.
1/2 cup Romano cheese; grated
1 lb Mozzarella cheese; cubed
2 ea Eggs; slightly beaten

Original recipe makes 10 Servings



Preheat oven to 350. Cook jumbo shells "al dente". Brown lean ground beef with onion salt, garlic salt, pepper and sweet basil. Add minced onion and cook until just tender. Remove from heat, add bread crumbs and mix thoroughly. Mix in one cup spaghetti sauce; allow mixture to cool slightly. Add Romano, mozzarella, half the Parmesan cheese and the eggs; mix thoroughly. Stuff pasta Shells with beef and cheese mixture. Spread thin layer of spaghetti sauce on the bottom of a lasagna pan. Layer pasta shells in pan, using sauce between layers, ending with sauce. Sprinkle with remaining Parmesan cheese. Bake at 350 about 20-30 minutes or until bubbly.


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Added a little extra cheese was amazing everyone loved it
ilikepiejrr 1 year ago

katrinalynn98 1 year ago

dmcmil4911 1 year ago

I made this for my girlfriend and she loved it. I'm not much of a cook, but it was fast & a easy make.
jamesr2240 1 year ago

My kids loved this dish. It made a lot which made my kids happy because they had it today for lunch.
mrgsk 1 year ago

palizzolo 2 years ago

Delicious! Easy dish to make for nights when kids are coming and going between practices. Thanks!
LadyAvonlea 2 years ago

cashandrabrown 2 years ago

I made this last night and it was a big hit! Thanks for sharing your recipe.
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