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Million Dollar Casserole (AKA Million Dollar Spaghetti)

This Million Dollar Casserole recipe adds creaminess with the addition of creamy cheeses and butter to spaghetti creating a unique fusion flavor sure to please!

Ingredients:
  • 8 ounces of spaghetti noodles (uncooked)
  • 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1 (8 ounce) package cottage cheese
  • 1 pound ground beef (you could also use ground turkey)
  • 1 (26 ounce) jar spaghetti sauce
  • 1/4 cup butter (softened)
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • Large skillet
  • Medium bowl for mixing
  • 9 x 13 casserole dish or pan
  • Pot for boiling pasta
  • Strainer for pasta
Directions:
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Cook noodles as directed on the package
  • While your noodles are boiling, mix together the cream cheese, sour cream, and cottage cheese in a medium-sized bowl until smooth
  • There might be a couple of bumps in the mixture from the cottage cheese, but make sure to mix well
  • Place ground beef in a large skillet and brown until completely cooked through
  • Drain grease well.
  • Pour spaghetti sauce over the meat and mix well
  • Spray a 9 x 13-inch pan with cooking spray
  • Layer half of the cooked noodles in the bottom of the dish
  • Pour the creamy cheese mixture on top of the noodles and spread it around evenly
  • Add the rest of your noodles and put a few slices of butter on top of those noodles
  • Pour the red sauce and meat on top and again spread it all over
  • Cook casserole uncovered for 30 minutes
  • Remove the casserole from the oven, top with cheese, and return to the oven to cook for 15 more minutes
  • Serve warm
Enjoy!

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