Cheesy Stuffed Noodles

Course: Main
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: Comfort Food, kid approved
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 5 people
Calories: 227kcal
This is comfort food all in one pan!
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  • 1 500ml cottage cheese not low fat
  • 3/4 cup spinach, finely chopped
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • 1 tsp Italian seasoning
  • 20 jumbo shells
  • 1 jar pasta sauce, unsweetened
  • 1 large tomato, diced


  • Preheat oven to 400 F. Fill a pot with water and bring to a boil. Add shells and cook for 6 minutes and drain. Rinse with cool water. Mix cottage cheese,spinach, 3/4 c mozzarella, Italian seasoning in a medium sized bowl. Spread a thin layer of pasta sauce in 9" x 13" pan. Fill shells with a spoonful of mixture and place in pan. Pour remaining sauce over shells. Top with the rest of the shredded cheese, tomato and foil. Bake 25 min. Enjoy!


You can use a package of frozen chopped spinach instead of fresh - just remember to thaw it before you are ready to put this dish together. If you are in a pinch, thaw the package in a bowl of water to speed up the thawing process.


Calories: 227kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Protein: 11g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 18mg | Sodium: 861mg | Potassium: 650mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 1465IU | Vitamin C: 16mg | Calcium: 152mg | Iron: 2mg