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One Pan Baked Cheesy Basil Pasta | halfbakedharvest.com
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One Pan Baked Cheesy Basil Pasta

For nights when you're craving a slow-baked pasta, but also need something simple and easy to prepare!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time55 mins
Total Time1 hr 10 mins
Servings: 8
Calories: 396kcal

Ingredients

Instructions

  • 1. Preheat the oven to 400° F.
    2. Drain the sun-dried tomato oil out into a 9x13 inch baking dish. Add the olive oil, basil, oregano, parsley, dill, and a pinch each of red pepper flakes, salt, and pepper. Toss in the chopped sun-dried tomatoes, olives, pepperoncini. Add the dry pasta and toss with the oil, making sure the pasta gets fully coated in oil and herbs. Pour over 2 1/2 cups water. Stir to combine. Push down on the pasta to submerge it.
    3. Add the mozzarella and cheddar, then layer on the bell peppers and parmesan. It will seem like a lot of peppers, but they cook down in the oven.
    4. Rub the underside of a piece of foil with oil. Tightly cover the baking dish with the foil, oiled side facing down. Bake for 30 minutes. Uncover and bake another 20-25 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly. Remove from the oven and top with fresh basil.

Nutrition

Calories: 396kcal