Gorgonzola Ziti

Gorgonzola Ziti

The Gorgonzola cheese in this recipe provides a new twist on traditional macaroni & cheese.

15 min.prep time 15 min.total time
4 servings
353 Ratings

Ingredients

8 ounces (2 1/2 cups) uncooked dried ziti pasta
1/4 cup dried Italian bread crumbs
1/4 cup sliced green onions
1 tablespoon Land O Lakes® Butter, melted
1/2 cup milk
4 ounces cream cheese, cubed
2 ounces (1/2 cup) Gorgonzola cheese, crumbled
1/4 teaspoon salt

Directions

Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain.

Meanwhile, combine bread crumbs, 2 tablespoons green onions and butter in small bowl. Set aside.

Place remaining green onions, milk, cream cheese and Gorgonzola cheese in 12-inch nonstick skillet. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally, 2-3 minutes or until cheese is melted. Remove from heat.

Add cooked pasta and salt; mix lightly. Sprinkle with bread crumb mixture. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 430

Fat: 19g

Cholesterol: 55mg

Sodium: 580mg

Carbohydrates: 50g

Dietary Fiber: 2g

Protein: 15g

Recipe #10322©1998Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

Really enjoyed this recipe! I doubled it, used whole wheat pasta, added asagio and parmesan cheese, added a little milk to thin out the sauce, and baked it. Will make again!
Excellent! Quick & Easy! I used fat free cream cheese & whole wheat pasta. I also used blue cheese & fat free half & half. I omitted the bread crumbs & butter to save on calories and it was still great! Amazing flavor! A keeper! Thanks!
This simple recipe has a lot of flavor. Just serve it with chicken tenders and a salad and you have an easy dinner!

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