Main Dishes

Easy Homemade Manicotti

These homemade noodles are so much better than the store-bought variety...and they are easy to make too!

8
"Noodles" - essentially a savory crepe
3 eggs, lightly beaten
1 1/3 cups milk
2 tablespoons butter, melted
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
Filling:
1 small container Ricotta cheese
1/4 cup Parmesan cheese
1 egg
1 tsp dried parsley
Optional: 1/2 cup diced mushrooms, 2 Italian sausages or ground beef {cooked & crumbled}
Topping:
1 can diced tomatoes
1 can/ jar tomato sauce
1 cup mozzarella cheese
Combine everything for the noodles, whisking well until mixture is thin and smooth. Cook 1 about 1/4 cup full in a heated skillet, allowing the batter to coat the bottom thoroughly. {Pick the skillet up and...
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Nutritions

Calories
309

Sodium
720mg
30% DV

Fat
15g
24% DV

Protein
18g
37% DV

Carbs
22g
7% DV

Fiber
2g
10% DV

Juicy, tender and flavorful Crock Pot Italian Beef is an easy dinner recipe that's perfect for busy days. Serve the shredded meat and pepperoncini on a hoagie roll with giardiniera and melted Provolone cheese for a classic Chicago Italian Beef Sandwich, or pair the roast beef with mashed potatoes, noodles, or rice for a cozy comfort food supper. You can't beat the convenience of an all-day slow cooker meal!

2 small onions
4 cloves garlic
3 lb. boneless beef chuck roast
2 T vegetable oil
14.5 oz beef broth
0.7 oz packet dry Italian salad dressing mix
1 T Worcestershire sauce
8 pepperoncini peppers
6
  • Arrange the onions and garlic in the bottom of a slow cooker. Set aside.
  • Pat beef dry and season with kosher salt and black pepper on all sides.
  • Heat oil in a large pot or Dutch oven...
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Nutritions

Calories
389

Sodium
1839mg
76% DV

Fat
16g
25% DV

Protein
25g
50% DV

Carbs
37g
12% DV

Fiber
6g
24% DV