Stuffed Pizza Shells recipe

We made 3 pans of this last evening and was able to be a blessing to a couple families so they wouldn’t have to make dinner tonight.  It goes together quick and is a nice change from lasagna or pizza casserole.  Try it tonight with your family.

If you know me and my cooking, I cook by tasting everything to see how the flavors mold together, I suggest you do the same, experiment see what flavors and things you would like to add to this dish.

Ingredients

  • 1 lb ground beef with onion and garlic to taste
  • 2 cans diced tomatoes
  • 1/2 package of pepperoni cut up
  • 2 cups mozzarella cheese, divided
  • 1 cup parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 cup bread crumbs
  • flavorings, chopped onions, minced garlic, basil and oregano add all of these into it, start small and add more as you like
  • 1box jumbo shells
  • 1 jar of spaghetti sauce

start by browning your hamburger, at this point you can add onion and garlic.  Add 1/2 of a chopped onion and a Tablespoon of minced garlic as your meat is browing.Image00022

Keep a low to medium heat, then add chopped up pepperoni slices.

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Add 2 cans of diced tomatoes.

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Add 1 cup parmesan cheese, and 1/2 cup bread crumbs to mixture.

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then, 1 cup mozzarella


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Stir

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Meanwhile cook pasta according to package directions and rinse in cool water.

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Fill your shells with the pizza ingredients

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Layer into a baking dish

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Top with 1 jar of spaghetti sauce and mozzarella cheese.

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Very good.

Variations

  • you can add chopped green pepper to the filling
  • mushrooms would make a nice complement as well

Serve with some breadsticks and a veggie.  A complete meal.

One response to “Stuffed Pizza Shells recipe

  1. I can’t wait to try this! Putting on my menu now.

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