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Baked Penne


Baked Penne made with Classico Family Favorites Traditional.

What You Need

  • 2 jars (24 oz.) Classico Family Favorites Traditional 24 OZ Jar
  • 1 package (1 lb.) penne pasta
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded mozzarella, divided
  • 2 tablespoons fresh basil, chopped (optional)


  1. Preheat oven to 375°F.
  2. Coat 2 qt. baking dish with nonstick cooking spray.
  3. Cook pasta according to package instructions and drain.
  4. Mix together cooked pasta, pasta sauce and ¾ cup mozzarella.
  5. Spoon evenly into baking dish.
  6. Cover with foil and bake for 20 minutes.
  7. Remove foil and sprinkle with remaining ¾ cup mozzarella.
  8. Bake an additional 5 minutes or until cheese is melted.
  9. Top with fresh basil.
Cooking time (duration)

40 Minutes

Number of servings (yield)

6 Servings



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Ratings & Reviews

1 review

Great meal for a cold night...add some homemade garlic bread and you are all set! However, my kiddos love when I make pasta and green-beans..LOL..SO Cute!
Bobbi P. – 10/20/2014 –

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