Monsoon Special: Baked Penne Pasta

Updated: Jul 15, 2010, 20:07 PM IST

Smita Mishra

Here`s a quick way to make Baked Penne Pasta.


1 cup penne pasta (boiled and drained)
2 tsp dry oregano
2 tsp crushed garlic
1 tsp red chilly flakes
11/2 cup grated mozzarella cheese
¼ cup pureed tomato
Salt to taste
1 tsp black pepper powder
2 tsp butter


Heat butter in a pan. Add crushed garlic, tomato puree and cook for 3-4 minutes. Add pasta, salt and seasoning and cook for another 2-3 minutes. Now add 1 cup cheese, mix well, remove from fire and transfer in an over proof dish. Pour the remaining cheese on top. Microwave on high for 3 minutes. Serve hot.