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Spinach Casserole Recipe
  • READY IN 35 mins

Spinach Casserole

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"Spinach noodle casserole with cottage cheese and a crunchy top. That's all! "

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Original recipe makes 4 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    25 mins
  • READY IN

    35 mins

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F (220 degrees C).
  2. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente; drain.
  3. In a 2 quart casserole dish combine cooked pasta, spinach and cottage cheese; mix well.
  4. In a small bowl crumble the toast and add melted butter. Sprinkle over spinach mixture.
  5. Bake in preheated oven for 15 minutes, or until heated through.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Oct 08, 2003

I really like this recipe. The second time I made it, I added a layer of tomato sauce and sauteed onions, and put sliced tomatoes on top before I baked it. The tomatoes give the dish an added kick that really worked. Thanks for the recipe!

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Feb 14, 2008

I knew from the start that this recipe would need some doctoring up, based on other reviews and the list of ingredients. But I don't like to review a recipe and say, "Okay, this recipe is great, but first you have to do this, this and this" and by the end you're nowhere near the original recipe. I also like to make a recipe from start to finish by the letter the first time I try it. Having said that, even with a few changes/additions of spices, this recipe is on the bland side. But that's what I was looking for!! I wanted something I could eat for breakfast that was on the savory side, not spicy, not offensive smelling when it was re-heated. This recipe was great for that. If you're looking for an impressive wowza side-dish, look elsewhere, but for what this is and for a change of routine for breakfast, this was good.

 
Oct 21, 2009

I will confess I added to this recipe to help enhance the flavor. I added the following: Garlic powder Thyme Parsley Parmesean cheese Tomato sauce (you can experiment with different flavors too) The additional ingredients really added dimension to this dish.

 
Feb 26, 2004

I was a little disappointed with this recipe. I normally like the combination of spinach and cottage cheese, but in this dish they didn't blend very well, which gave the spinach a bland flavor. I'd give it another shot, but would add seasoning to the mixture (garlic powder, maybe garlic salt) and double the crumb topping to enhance what's beneath.

 
Jan 28, 2004

This recipe was very nice made with fresh spinach. I think I will add a quarter cup of fresh parmesan next time though - it needed a little more zip!

 
Nov 06, 2011

I agree with other reviewers that this is a great base to add a little to. I added onions, garlic, basil and chicken breast (already cooked) this time, leaving it pretty bland for the little ones and we added more spices at the table.

 
Jul 28, 2009

This is a base that has potential. I used fresh spinach,then added mushrooms, black olives and diced salami. For spices, I added a tsp. of Italian seasoning, a dash of red pepper flakes, and served with shredded Parmesan on top.

 
Jun 12, 2009

Pretty tasty. I sauteed the spinach in a little olive oil with minced onion, plus I added a can of tomato sauce at the end. Pretty tasty, I thought. But the kids weren't crazy about it. They ate it b/c they were hungry enough!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 430 kcal
  • 21%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 49.9 g
  • 16%
  • Cholesterol
  • 40 mg
  • 13%
  • Fat
  • 15.6 g
  • 24%
  • Fiber
  • 4.1 g
  • 16%
  • Protein
  • 24.6 g
  • 49%
  • Sodium
  • 613 mg
  • 25%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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