Spaghetti Casserole With Ground Beef and Cheese
Spaghetti Casserole With Ground Beef and Cheese
  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 40 min
  • total: 55 min
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  • Summary

    This ground beef and spaghetti casserole is perfect for an everyday family meal. Spaghetti and the sauce are layered with mozzarella and Parmesan cheeses.

    Ingredients

    • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
    • 2 cloves garlic, minced
    • 1 medium onion, chopped
    • 1 pound lean ground beef, at least 85% lean
    • 1 jar sliced mushrooms, about 4 to 6 ounces, drained, optional
    • 1 can (14.5 ounces) crushed or diced tomatoes, undrained
    • 1 can (8 ounces) tomato sauce
    • 1 tablespoon fresh chopped parsley or 1 teaspoon dried parsley flakes
    • 1 scant teaspoon granulated sugar, optional
    • 1/4 teaspoon to 1/2 teaspoon dried crushed red pepper
    • 1/2 teaspoon dried leaf oregano
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt, or to taste
    • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper, or to taste
    • 8 ounces thin spaghetti
    • 1/4 cup grated good quality Parmesan cheese
    • 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 675 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 32 g 48.65%
    • Saturated Fat: 12 g 61.01%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 94 mg 31.43%
    • Sodium: 1010 mg 42.08%
    • Calcium: 795 mg 79.47%
    • Potassium: 842 mg 24.04%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 9 mg 48.13%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 69 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 20 g 81.75%
    • Sugar: 9 g
    • Protein: g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 29.23%
    • Vitamin C 45.54%
    • Vitamin D 1.01%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat4
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch4
    • Exchange - Vegetables2
    • Exchange - Lean Meat6
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy2 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total3 oz-eq