Spicy Ziti w/ Ricotta.
You can cook Spicy Ziti w/ Ricotta using 4 ingredients and 6 steps. Here is how you cook it.
Ingredients of Spicy Ziti w/ Ricotta
- Prepare 1 lb of ziti noodles.
- You need 4 C of tomato-meat sauce (see my recipes if needed).
- Prepare 1 T of crushed pepper flakes.
- You need 8 oz of ricotta cheese.
Spicy Ziti w/ Ricotta instructions
- Boil noodles until al dente. Drain. Run under cool water to stop the cooking process. Drizzle with olive oil or butter to prevent oxidation..
- Bring meat sauce to a simmer. Add crushed pepper flakes. Cook 5 minutes..
- In a large mixing bowl, combine noodles and meat sauce. Mix together..
- Add ricotta cheese. Mix together..
- Alternatively, transfer to a casserole dish after adding ricotta cheese, sprinkle mozzarella or parmesean atop, and bake at 400° for approximately 5-10 minutes or until cheese is melted and bubbly..
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