Stuffed shells

Stuffed shells

10 reviews, 4.2 star(s). 90% would make again

Ready in 1 hour 05 minutes

Stuffed shells with cheese filling

"This, with my homemade sauce, was excellent. Will definately make this again."


16 oz ricotta or cottage cheese
2 cups Mozzarella cheese; grated
2 Eggs
1/2 cup Parmesan cheese; grated
1 tsp salt
1/4 tsp pepper
1 tsp Parsley

Original recipe makes 6



Preheat the oven to 350. Prepare pasta shells, Bring water to boil and then add pasta, boil pasta approximately 15 minutes.

Prepare cheese filling. Beat eggs, add ricotta, Mozzarella and Parmesan cheese; mix in seasonings. Using a large casserole dish layer sauce, meat, and pasta shells which are stuffed with the cheese filling.

Sauce and meat as with spaghetti. Bake 45 minutes.

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It did not make enough to fill a whole box of shells, but my pan would not have held a whole box of shells so it worked out well. I added a box of frozen spinach, about 9oz, instead of using any meat. It turned out really well and I definitely will make it again.
malachiteberry 10m ago

Pasta and meat are not on ingredients list...I noticed the pasta was missing but not the meat until I was elbow deep in the recipe...otherwise good recipe
ktb05 1y ago

Something is off with this recipe - not enough to stuff a box of shells.
ParisJ 2y ago

Love this recipe! Simple and quick. Thank you!
Carlybug23 2y ago

This, with my homemade sauce, was excellent. Will definately make this again.
pkaufman 3y ago

You wrote meat but didn't mention it in the ingredients?
Kendalla 3y ago

So delicious and really simple. Was a crowd pleaser. Thanks for posting.
Joeswife2011 3y ago

it was super yummy.
Brucie480 3y ago

I double the batch and serve this on holidays! Even my Italian mom loved it!
Tracydeep 3y ago

[I posted this recipe.]
adewar 6y ago

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