Leftover pasta bake

Leftover pasta bake


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About this recipe: If you have leftover pasta with sauce, this is an easy meal to make! Leftover pasta is mixed with scamorza cheese, some dried chilli pepper flakes and oregano, topped with Parmesan cheese and baked in the oven. Kids will love this!


Serves: 6 

  • Olive oil
  • Leftover pasta with tomato sauce
  • 1 and 1/2 balls of scamorza or mozarella cheese, sliced into cubes
  • Dried red chilli pepper flakes, as needed
  • Oregano, to taste
  • Grated Parmesan cheese, as needed

Prep:10min  ›  Cook:25min  ›  Ready in:35min 

  1. Preheat the oven to 200 C / Gas 6. Grease a ovenproof dish or deep sided baking tray with olive oil.
  2. Add the leftover pasta to baking dish and stir in cheese cubes. Add dried chilli pepper, oregano and grated Parmesan to taste.
  3. Bake in the oven for about 20 minutes. Then place the pasta bake under the grill to brown it. The scamorza cheese will be melted and there will be a nice golden crust.

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Very easy and an excellent idea for turning leftovers into another meal. - 17 Sep 2012

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