Add turkey sausage filling to shells; Top shells with butternut squash puree and mozzarella cheese. Place 1 cup of marinara in the bottom of the same skillet. Your email address will not be published. Could be – cast iron gets HOT in the oven and retains a lot of heat. Coat the bottom of a large baking dish with 1 tablespoon olive oil. My meat-stuffed shells use soaked bread. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. As if that wasn’t enough to make this dish a favorite in my home, it’s bursting with Italian flavors that make everyone’s taste buds sing! Baked topped with marinara and mozzarella cheese until golden. COPYRIGHT © 2020 Kitchen Swagger, all rights reserved. Recipes > Main Course > Pork > Sausage Stuffed Shells Recipe. Transfer the sausage to a medium bowl with ricotta, basil. In a medium saucepan, heat the remaining 1 tablespoon olive oil over medium-high heat. No, not necessarily. Bake for 20-25 minutes until cheese is fully melted and golden. I use my skillets with red sauces A LOT. Meanwhile, in a cast-iron skillet, cook sausage until fully cooked through and browned, about 5-7 minutes. Learn more. In this recipe you can easily learn how to make them. It will slightly crisp the cheese and give it a nice golden finish. Add the sausage, breaking it up, and cook until browned, 5 to 8 minutes. By signing up, I agree to the Terms & to receive emails from the “Rachael Ray” show. Cook pasta shells according to package directions for al dente; drain and rinse with cold water. Carefully begin to stuff pasta shells with filling (about 1 1/2-2 tablespoons each) and add to the bottom of the baking dish on top of the sauce. With the sausage filling, I used plain soft breadcrumbs. Pour remaining marinara sauce over shells. Pour remaining sauce evenly over the shells. Filling is really good. No-boil baked ziti with sausage and ricotta, Garlic Butter Steelhead Trout in Foil Recipe, Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon & Parmesan Cheese. These Zucchini Stuffed Shells with Italian Sausage are a great way to use that delicious zucchini that’s so bountiful this time of the year. Choose a dish size that will fit the number of shells you are going to be cooking. Fill each cooked shell with the sausage mixture and nestle them in sauce. The egg is typically added to stuffed shells to give the ricotta filling more body. Mix in the egg. Broil on high for 2-3 minutes but watch the dish closely as the cheese can burn VERY fast. garlic, parmesan cheese, and egg. Stuffed Shells with Meat: You can choose to make this recipe a bit more hearty with the addition of ground beef or ground sausage. This pesto stuffed shells recipe is made with ground Italian sausage, marinara sauce, jumbo pasta shells, ricotta cheese, pesto, garlic, oregano, crushed red pepper, salt + pepper, mozzarella and parmesan cheese. Your email address will not be published. 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