Individual Pasta Bakes with Garlic Crostini

Time & Servings
4 servings
35 minutes ready time =
5 minutes preparation +
30 minutes cooking
Ingredients
  • 1 package Knorr® Sidekicks® Tomato Alfredo Pasta Side Dish
  • 1 cup skim milk
    Sealtest Partly Skimmed Milk 2% 4L
    $4.85 • Ea
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  • 2 cloves garlic, divided
    La Maison Fresh Garlic Caesar Dressing & Dip 1.4L
    $7.90 • Ea
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
    Kirkland Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2L
    $25.81 • Ea
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  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
    Yellow Onions ~ 10LB
    $7.90 • Ea
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  • 4 Roma tomatoes, finely chopped
    Pasta Romana Rosee Tomato & Cream Sauce (2PK) 1.2L
    $8.46 • Ea
  • 2 zucchini, chopped
    Extra Fancy Zucchini ~ 2LB
    $6.77 • Ea
  • 2 Tbsp. chopped fresh basil leaves
  • 1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese, divided
    Saputo Deluxe Pizza Mozzarella Cheese Shredded 1KG
    $18.07 • Ea
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  • 8 slices baguette, thinly sliced
    Kirkland Baguettes Artisan (2PK) 700G
    $5.07 • Ea
Directions
  • Pre-heat oven to 350°F (180°C).
  • Cook Knorr® Sidekicks® Tomato Alfredo Pasta Side Dish according to package directions using skim milk instead of 2%.
  • Meanwhile, mince 1 clove of garlic. In a large skillet, heat 1 tbsp (15 mL) of the oil over medium heat and sauté minced garlic and onion for 5 minutes. Add tomatoes and zucchini and sauté for 5 minutes. Remove from heat and stir in basil. Stir into the pasta.
  • Brush four 1-cup (250 mL) ovenproof dishes with remaining oil. Divide pasta mixture evenly between the four cups. Top each with 1 tbsp (15 mL) of the cheese and place on a baking sheet. Cut the remaining clove of garlic in half and rub on one side of each baguette slice. Place slices on the same baking sheet and sprinkle with remaining cheese. Bake in the oven for 15 minutes or until pasta is heated through and crostini are golden brown.
  • Each pasta bake is an excellent source of calcium, and a good source of vitamin C, iron and fibre. *See nutrition information for sodium content.