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Cottage Cheese Pasta

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4 cups (1 L) short pasta
1 1/2 tbsp (22 mL) butter
1 onion, finely chopped
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 lb (450 g) lean ground beef
2 1/2 cups (625 mL) tomato sauce or 1/3 cup (80 mL) pitted kalamata olives
1/4 cup (60 mL) chopped fresh basil
8 oz (240 g) Canadian Cottage Cheese
1 1/2 cups (375 mL) shredded Canadian Provolone
Salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste

Yields: 6 servings

See full recipe: https://www.dairygoodness.ca/cheese/canadian-cheese/recipes/cottage-cheese-pasta?source=calendar
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  • Course Main Dishes
  • Prep. Time 10 mins
  • Cooking Time 25 mins
  • Yields 6 servings
  • Course Main Dishes
  • Prep. Time 10 mins
  • Cooking Time 25 mins
  • Yields 6 servings

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With over 400 Canadian cheeses to choose from, you can explore a new, delicious flavour every day for the next year and more!

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Ingredients

4 cups (1 L) short pasta
1 1/2 tbsp (22 mL) butter
1 onion, finely chopped
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 lb (450 g) lean ground beef
2 1/2 cups (625 mL) tomato sauce or 
1/3 cup (80 mL) pitted kalamata olives
1/4 cup (60 mL) chopped fresh basil
8 oz (240 g) Canadian Cottage Cheese
1 1/2 cups (375 mL) shredded Canadian Provolone
Salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste

Preparation

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For a savoury weekday meal, nothing beats a tasty pasta dish with a sauce made with meat, tomato and cottage cheese, and covered with grated Provolone. Watch this video and try it tonight!

Cook pasta al dente according to instructions on package.

Set oven to broil.

Meanwhile, in an oven-proof casserole, melt the butter and sauté the onion and garlic. Add the ground beef and cook through completely, breaking it up with a wooden spoon. Stir in tomato sauce, olives and basil. Add salt and pepper to taste.

Bring to a boil, add cooked pasta and Cottage cheese. Sprinkle with Provolone and place under broiler.

Tips

Canadian Ricotta is a savoury alternative to Cottage Cheese, while Canadian Gouda, Swiss or Mozzarella can be used instead of Provolone.

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Did you know?

With over 400 Canadian cheeses to choose from, you can explore a new, delicious flavour every day for the next year and more!

Discover cheese varieties in the Canadian Cheese Repertoire

Did you know?

With over 400 Canadian cheeses to choose from, you can explore a new, delicious flavour every day for the next year and more!

Discover cheese varieties in the Canadian Cheese Repertoire

Nutritional Info

Per serving
Energy: 629 Calories
Protein: 39 g
Carbohydrate: 66 g
Fat: 22 g
Fibre: 4.4 g
Sodium: 583 mg

Top 5 Nutrients

Nutrient % DV*
Calcium: 31 % / 342 mg
Vitamin B12: 117 %
Folate: 87 %
Zinc: 68 %
Thiamin: 59 %

*percentage of daily value

*Note: The daily value (DV) is established by Health Canada and corresponds to the daily quantity recommended for each nutrient. The percentage of the daily value (% DV) indicates the proportion of the nutrient provided by a serving of the recipe, in comparison with the quantity recommended.

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