Main Dish

3-Cheese Noodle Casserole

3-Cheese Noodle Casserole
 
From Terry Peterson's Low on the Go cookbook
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Recipe type: Main
Ingredients
  • 1 lb. hamburger
  • 3 Tbsp. dried onion (or ½ fresh onion chopped)
  • ½ tsp. minced garlic
  • 1 tsp. EACH basil and oregano (optional)
  • ¼ tsp. pepper
  • 2 8 oz. cans tomato sauce
  • ⅓ c. bell pepper
  • ¼ c. green onion
  • 2 c. cottage cheese (or 1 c. cottage cheese and 8 oz. cream cheese)
  • ½ c. (low-fat) sour cream
  • 12-16 oz. Noodles, cooked and drained
  • ¾ c. shredded mozzarella cheese or ¼ c. grated parmesan cheese
Instructions
  1. Brown hamburger and drain fat.
  2. Add tomato sauce and spices.
  3. In a bowl mix together cottage cheese and sour cream.
  4. In a 9" x 13" baking dish, spread half the noodles, then half the meat sauce and all the cottage cheese.
  5. Finish with the rest of the noodles and meat sauce.
  6. Top with mozzarella.
  7. Bake at 350⁰ for 45 minutes. Serves 6.