Easy Penne Pasta Bake

I have been on the lookout for some easy recipes that are delicious and can feed more then just me. Well I ended up just trying out a creation I made in my mind with what I had lying around my kitchen. Anyway, so I came up with the this penne pasta bake.

bake and serve pasta

Easy Penne Pasta Bake
Recipe type: Dinner
A pasta dish that's easy to make, thrown together when I was out of ideas of what else to quick!
  • 1-2 pounds of hamburger meat
  • 1 box of whole wheat penne pasta
  • 1 can petite diced tomatoes
  • 1 can tomato sauce
  • 2 cups of shredded mozzarella cheese
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Boil water and cook pasta.
  3. Once hamburger meat is browned, mix in can of diced tomatoes including juice.
  4. Drain noodles.
  5. Now prepare to bake:
  6. Place pasta on 13x9 baking dish.
  7. Now add meat and tomato mixture.
  8. Now cover with tomato sauce and spread over all of it.
  9. Now top with cheese and place in oven.
  10. Bake for about 20 minutes. If you want added crunch top with some italian style bread crumbs.