Supreme Pizza Casserole


Posted: January 14

Time: 1 hour

Yield: 8 servings

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The Supreme Pizza Casserole is like scooping into a slice of pizza, so it's perfect for a twist on your regular pizza night! With tender pasta taking the place of the crust and with the same rich, bright tomato sauce you want from your favorite pie, Supreme Pizza Casserole certainly doesn't skimp on the taste! Cheesy and loaded with your favorite toppings, this casserole is perfect for game days, game nights, or just a spot of fun on your kitchen table! You'll be rethinking ordering out after trying out this dish!


Ingredients

• 12 ounces medium pasta, such as penne • 1/2 pound Italian sausage or lean ground beef • 1 medium onion, diced • 3 cloves garlic, minced • 1 cup vegetable pizza toppings, uncooked, optional, of your choice • salt, to taste • pepper, to taste • 1 (14-ounce) can diced tomatoes, drained • 1 teaspoon oregano • 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning • 14 ounces pizza sauce • 2 cups marinara sauce • 1 cup cooked pizza ingredients, optional, of your choice • 3 cups mozzarella and cheddar blend, shredded • 1 cup pepperoni slices • 1/4 cup parmesan cheese, shredded

Directions

Step 1

Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F.

Step 2

Grease a 9x13-inch casserole dish.

Step 3

Cook the pasta to al dente, according to package directions.

Step 4

Drain the pasta and set it aside.

Step 5

In a large skillet on the stovetop over medium heat, brown the Italian sausage and onions, about 5 minutes.

Step 6

Add the garlic and cook until fragrant, about 30 seconds.

Step 7

Season with salt and pepper.

Step 8

Drain the excess fat from the pan.

Step 9

Add the vegetable pizza toppings and cook until tender, about 3-4 minutes.

Step 10

Add the diced tomatoes, oregano, Italian seasoning, pizza sauce, and marinara sauce. Let simmer for 5 minutes.

Step 11

Add the cooked pasta to the sauce, tossing to combine.

Step 12

Add the cooked pizza toppings, tossing to combine.

Step 13

Pour the pasta mixture into the prepared casserole pan, spreading it into an even layer.

Step 14

Sprinkle the cheese blend on top.

Step 15

Layer on the pepperoni slices.

Step 16

Top with the parmesan cheese.

Step 17

Bake uncovered until the cheese is browned, about 15-20 minutes.

Step 18

Serve hot!


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