You are here

Microwave Manicotti

Microwave.Lady's picture
Ingredients
  Water 1 Quart (4 Cup)
  Vegetable oil 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Manicotti shells 16
  Cheese/Meat filling mixture 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (For Stuffing)
Directions

MAKING
1) Take a 4 cup capacity container and pour salt, water and oil in it. Microwave (high) for about 6-8 minutes or until mixture begins to boil.
2) Take a 12x8 inch glass dish and arrange noodles in it.
3) Pour the prepared mixture over manicotti and microwave (high) for about 6-8 minutes, rotating the dish 1/4 turn halfway through cooking.
4) Cover and set aside for about 10 minutes. Drain extra liquid.
5) Fill the shells with filling and microwave (high) for another 10-12 minutes.

SERVING
6) Place on a platter and serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Microwaving
Ingredient: 
Cheese
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes
Servings: 
4

Rate It

Your rating: None
4.2
Average: 4.2 (14 votes)

Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 84 Calories from Fat 64

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 7 g11.2%

Saturated Fat 4 g19.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 19 mg6.3%

Sodium 597.1 mg24.9%

Total Carbohydrates 0.23 g0.08%

Dietary Fiber 0 g

Sugars 0.1 g

Protein 5 g9%

Vitamin A 3.6% Vitamin C

Calcium 13.1% Iron 0.71%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

0 Comments

Microwave Manicotti Recipe