Ground Beef Stuffed Shells
Ground beef stuffed shells are a fun twist on the every day spaghetti and meat sauce. You will have the whole family wanting to help with this simple 30 min dinner.
Dinner, Fill Your Freezer, Main Course
30 minute dinner, freezer friendly, ground beef, pasta recipe
Ground Beef, Lean
Salt and Pepper to taste
Parmesan Cheese, grated or shaved
Panko bread crumbs
Mozzarella Cheese, Shredded
Preheat Oven to 375°F
Boil the Jumbo Shell noodles according to the directions on the box, drain and run under cold water. Set aside. Make sure they are only cooked to al dente or they will rip and be difficult to stuff.
In a large bowl mix ground beef, spices, garlic, parmesan and panko
Stuff the shells with the ground beef mixture- Tip: use a cookie scoop
In a 9 x 11 baking dish, evenly spread 1 cup of the pasta sauce
Place stuffed shells on top of sauce in baking dish
Cover stuffed shells with remaining pasta sauce and top with mozzarella cheese
Bake covered for 10 mins and then uncovered for 15 more mins. Use a meat thermometer to ensure beef is at least 160°F
Nutritional information is based on recipe as is and will vary when substitutions are used.