Baked Ziti

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This amazing Baked Ziti recipe is layered with Italian sausage, ricotta cheese, sweet marinara sauce and plenty of mozzarella. Serve this Baked Ziti with a simple garden salad and crusty French bread. It is an easy friend and family favorite and serves quite a crowd. No worries if you don't have a big crowd to feed because leftovers heat up like a dream.

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1 lb Italian sausage
1 small onion chopped
2 cloves garlic minced
1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
1/4 teaspoon dried basil
32 ounces marinara sauce or pasta sauce
16 ounces ziti pasta
15 ounces ricotta cheese
1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
2 cups shredded mozzarella
1 tablespoon chopped fresh Italian Parsley
1/4 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper
1 egg
Nutritions

Calories
408

Sodium
979mg
40% DV

Fat
22g
34% DV

Protein
28g
56% DV

Carbs
19g
6% DV

Fiber
3g
14% DV

This traditional German Christmas Stollen bread is a festive addition to your holiday celebration! The rich, buttery sweet bread is studded with a variety of dried fruits like cranberries, cherries and raisins, nuts, subtle notes of citrus, and plenty of warm spices. Finish it off with a blizzard of powdered sugar, grab a warm cup of coffee, and settle in for the ultimate cozy treat!

For the Fruit:
1 c raisins
1/3 c golden raisins
1/3 c sweetened dried cranberries
1/3 c dried cherries
3 T dark rum or orange juice
For the Sponge:
2 packets active dry yeast
1/4 c warm water
2/3 c whole milk
1 t honey
1 c all purpose flour
For the Dough:
1/3 c honey
1 egg
1/2 c salted butter
1 T lemon zest
1 t salt
1/2 t ground nutmeg
1/2 c chopped nuts
3-4 c all purpose flour
vegetable oil ( for coating the bowl )
For the Filling:
2 T salted butter
2 t ground cinnamon
3 T granulated sugar
For the Topping:
1/2 c confectioners sugar
2 loaves

PREPARE FRUIT