Recipe: Appetizing Italian Stuffed Shells

Italian Stuffed Shells.

You can cook Italian Stuffed Shells using 13 ingredients and 8 steps. Here is how you achieve it.

Ingredients of Italian Stuffed Shells

  1. You need 1/2 pound of ground beef.
  2. It’s 1/2 pound of ground Italian sausage.
  3. It’s 20-22 of jumbo shells.
  4. It’s 24 ounce of garlic & herb spaghetti sauce.
  5. You need 1 of small white onion, diced.
  6. Prepare 3 of garlic cloves, minced.
  7. Prepare 4 oz of cream cheese.
  8. Prepare 1/2 cup of grated parmesan cheese.
  9. It’s 1/2 cup of grated mozzarella cheese.
  10. Prepare to taste of salt & pepper.
  11. You need 1/2 tablespoon of italian seasoning.
  12. Prepare 1/2 tablespoon of garlic powder.
  13. Prepare of parsley for garnish.

Italian Stuffed Shells instructions

  1. Boil a large pot of water and add in shells (there will probably be shells left over in the box) make sure to cook them about 1 minute less than instructed on the box. Drain & let cool.
  2. In a large skillet add Italian sausage, ground beef, garlic, & onion. Once meat is done, drain grease & return to skillet on low..
  3. Add in all seasonings, all the cheese, & a few spoonfuls of spaghetti sauce. Stir & let cheese melt.
  4. Preheat oven to 350°F & butter the bottom of a 9x13in baking dish. Spread spaghetti sauce in the dish (just enough to cover the bottom).
  5. Gently stuff each shell with the cheesy filling. Make sure to not over stuff or they might break while baking. Line side by side until baking dish is filled up.
  6. Top with remaining spaghetti sauce & more cheese, if desired..
  7. Cover loosely with aluminum foil & bake for 30 mins. Then remove foil & bake for 10 more minutes..
  8. Sprinkle on parsley & enjoy!!.

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