Cheese Stuffed Manicotti

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May. 09, 2011

Ingredients

Spaghetti sauce 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Shredded mozzarella cheese 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Ricotta cheese 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Grated parmesan cheese 2 Tablespoon
Garlic clove 1/2 Small , finely chopped
Freshly ground pepper To Taste
Manicotti pasta 3 , cooked, drained and cooled (Tubes)

Directions

Spread 2 tbsp of the spaghetti sauce in 24-oz shallow casserole [2 tbsp in each of two 24-oz shallow casseroles].

Mix remaining ingredients except manicotti tubes and remaining spaghetti sauce.

Fill each manicotti tube with about 2 tbsp cheese mixture; arrange in casserole[s].

Spoon remaining spaghetti sauce over tops, covering manicotti tubes completely.

Cover with vented plastic wrap and microwave on medium-high (385 watts) until hot, 3 to 5 min [6 to 8 min].

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes
Servings: 2

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 203Calories from Fat 121

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g21.5%

Saturated Fat 7 g35%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 577 mg24.04%

Total Carbohydrates 7 g2.3%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 2 g

Protein 14 g28%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet