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Baked ziti or penne is an easy fix and forget meal the whole family will love! A great recipe to have for any occasion.

Baked Ziti or Penne

this is an easy fix and forget meal your whole family will love!
Servings 6


  • 11 oz cottage cheese
  • 3 eggs beaten
  • 3 tablespoons fresh basil, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 pound penne or ziti, cooked
  • 1 jar pasta sauce
  • 2 cups Crystal Farms mozzarella cheese


  • Preheat oven to 350degrees.
  • In 8 or 9 in pan layer 1/3 of the prepared pasta on the bottom of the pan.
  • Cover the pasta with 1/3 of the pasta sauce.
  • Dollup 1/3 of the cottage cheese mixture on top of the sauce. Spread around a bit with the back of a spoon.
  • Top with 1/3 of the Crystal Farms mozzarella cheese.
  • Repeat layers twice more.
  • Bake for 45 minutes.


Finishing this pasta bake for about 15 minutes in the broiler gives it a great ooey gooey top.