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Classic Stuffed Shells Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Christina O'Dowd
Added: Thursday, October 8, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
12 jumbo pasta shells
1 cup fat free ricotta cheese
1 1/4 cup finely shredded low fat mozzarella cheese
3 tbsp grated reduced fat Parmesan
1 large egg white
1 1/2 tsp finely chopped fresh parsley
1/4 tsp garlic powder
salt and pepper to taste
2 cups low fat marinara sauce

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 350. Prepare pasta according to package directions, cooking it only to al dente; drain.

Place the large sheet of wax paper on a flat work space. Mix the ricotta, mozzarella, 2 tbsp of Parmesan, the egg white, parsley and garlic powder in a medium bowl. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Place the cooked shells, open side up, on the wax paper. Spoon in ricotta mixture evenly in the the shells about 2 heaping tbsp in each.

Spread about 1/2 cup marinara sauce evenly into an 11 x 7 glass baking dish (you can also use a 10" round). Lay the stuffed shells side by side, open side up, in the dish. Spoon the remaining 1 1/2 cups of marinara sauce over the shells. Sprinkle the remaining Parmesan evenly on top. Cover with foil and bake for 20 - 25 minutes. Let stand 5 minutes before serving.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4

 

 

 

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