Spaghetti Pie I

Cooking Recipes Catalogue

Cooked noodles coated with eggs, butter and Parmesan, are pressed into the bottom of a pie pan and topped with a savory fry of beef, onion, green pepper, tomatoes, oregano and garlic powder, then mozzarella is baked over the top.

INGREDIENTS (for 6 servings):


  • Cook spaghetti in water with 2 teaspoons salt and 1 tablespoon oil until tender but still firm. Drain. Add eggs, Parmesan cheese, and butter. Mix and shape into a crust in greased 10-inch pie plate.
  • Spread cottage cheese over crust. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  • Heat 1 tablespoon vegetable oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Scramble-fry beef, onion, and green pepper until beef is thoroughly browned. Mix in tomatoes, tomato paste, sugar, oregano, 1/2 teaspoon salt, and garlic powder. Spread mixture over cottage cheese.
  • Bake uncovered at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 30 minutes.
  • Sprinkle with mozzarella cheese and bake 5-10 minutes more.