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Instant Pot Ziti

Baked ziti made in the Instant Pot eliminating all the extra steps and pots.
Course Dinner, Instant Pot
Cuisine American
Keyword instant pot, pasta, ziti
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 373kcal
Author mywifecancook

Ingredients

  • 2 cups water
  • 1 lb ziti
  • 3 cups pasta sauce
  • 1/2 cup ricotta cheese
  • 1/2 cup mozzarella cheese

Instructions

  • Pour water into Instant Pot.
  • Add ziti and half the sauce and stir.
  • Pour remaining sauce on top.
  • Cook on manual for 4 minutes and quick release pressure after 2 minutes of natural pressure release.  Updated: 4 minutes for al dente pasta, 5-6 if you prefer more cooked, softer noodles.
  • Stir in ricotta and mozzarella cheese.  If you prefer the melted layer of cooked mozzarella on top, transfer to a casserole dish before adding mozzarella, sprinkle mozzarella on top and broil.

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