Penne Pasta Skillet Recipe -
Penne Pasta Skillet Recipe
  • READY IN 33 mins

Penne Pasta Skillet

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"All you need to do to make a hearty, family-pleasing skillet supper is brown some ground beef, mix with pasta sauce and uncooked penne pasta, and top with mozzarella cheese. It's all made in one skillet."

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Original recipe makes 4 servings Change Servings
  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    18 mins

    33 mins


  1. Brown meat in large skillet on medium-high heat; drain.
  2. Add spaghetti sauce and water; mix well. Stir in pasta. Bring to boil; cover. Simmer on medium heat 16 to 18 min. or until pasta is tender; stir.
  3. Top with cheese; cover. Cook 1 min. or until cheese is melted.
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  • Nutritional info per serving: Calories 590 Total fat 23 g Saturated fat 9 g Cholesterol 85 mg Sodium 980 mg Carbohydrate 58 g Dietary fiber 5 g Sugars 10 g Protein 37 g Vitamin A 15 %DV Vitamin C 25 %DV Calcium 25 %DV Iron 30 %DV

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Jun 29, 2012

My family loved this dish! It was very quick and easy to make. The pasta really took on the flavor of the sauce since it was cooked in the spaghetti sauce instead of just water. I'll be adding this to my rotation of weeknight dinners for sure!

Aug 28, 2012

Really simple and very tasty


6 Ratings

Feb 14, 2013

Great fast and easy meal.

May 13, 2014

This was very easy, tasty, and adaptable. Thank you for sharing! It got gobbled up in no time.

Jan 31, 2013

This is a QUICK dinner when you don't have much time and my husband loved the cheese. This one is a keeper.


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