Last updated on February 11th, 2022 at 09:34 pm
Do you love ravioli? Do you also love pizza? If the answer is yes, then this ravioli pizza bake is the perfect meal for you! With only a few ingredients and about 30 minutes of your time, this tasty ravioli dish is ready to serve. It’s the perfect main course or appetizer. What are you waiting for? Get cooking today with this simple recipe!
Why You’ll Love This Ravioli Pizza Bake
With a cheesy ravioli filling and a gooey cheese topping, this dish will quickly become your favorite way to eat ravioli! And, if you’re looking for an easy meal that can be made in just 30 minutes, then look no further. This ravioli dish is ideal for busy weeknights or any time you want a hot and satisfying dinner but don’t have a lot of time.
Ingredients for Your Ravioli Pizza
- 8 oz. Shredded Mozzarella Cheese
- 25 oz. Bag Cheese Ravioli
- 24 oz. Jar Pizza/Marinara Sauce
- 8 oz. Crumbled Pork Sausage or Ground Beef (cooked)
How to Make Ravioli Pizza
After preheating the oven, coat the bottom of a casserole dish with your favorite marinara or pizza sauce.
Next, arrange ravioli in a single layer in the pan, and coat with another layer of sauce.
Top with the cooked sausage or ground beef.
Add another layer of sauce.
Arrange a second single layer of ravioli over the sausage or ground beef and sauce.
Coat the ravioli with sauce.
Add a layer of shredded cheese.
Finally, top the casserole with pepperoni slices, and bake for 30-35 minutes. Then serve this cheesy, mouth-watering ravioli pizza cassole!
What to Serve with Ravioli Pizza Bake
This ravioli pizza bake is terrific all on its own, but a fresh green salad will make a wonderful side dish.
You might also enjoy it with garlic breadsticks (maybe with some marinara dipping sauce).
Popular Substiutions and Additions
You can use any type of ravioli you would like in this casserole, so feel free to experiment. Spinach is a good healthy idea!
Substitute the ground beef/sausage with veggie crumbles, Impossible Burger, or Beyond Meat for a vegetarian option.
How Long Will Ravioli Pizza Last in the Refrigerator?
Store ravioli pizza in the refrigerator for up to five days.
How to Reheat Ravioli Pizza Bake
To reheat your ravioli pizza bake, cook it in the microwave until its hot and bubbly (about 30 seconds). If you prefer an oven-baked dish, heat at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for about ten minutes. Remember to always check your ravioli casserole for proper food temperature before serving.
Can I Freeze Ravioli Pizza Bake?
Yes, ravioli casserole can be frozen. To freeze ravioli pizza bake:
- Let ravioli cool completely to room temperature before freezing (don’t use the refrigerator).
- Wrap ravioli tightly with plastic wrap and then again in aluminum foil, or put it into an airtight container, such as a freezer bag.
- You can keep ravioli in the freezer for up to three months.
Recipe Tips and Tricks:
Prepare your ravioli ahead of time for a shorter baking time. After boiling the ravioli, put them into cold water so they stop cooking and will be easier to work with when assembling the casserole.
This recipe is not only easy to make, but it also tastes delicious. Give this ravioli pizza bake a try tonight, and let us know what you think! We hope that you enjoy these recipes as much as we enjoyed cooking them up for you.
Ravioli Pizza Bake
- 8 oz Shredded Mozzarella Cheese
- 25 oz Bag Cheese Ravioli
- 24 oz Jar Pizza or Marinara Sauce
- 8 oz Crumbled Pork Sausage or Ground Beef cooked
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
Coat the bottom of a casserole dish with sauce.
Arrange ravioli in a single layer in the pan.
Coat with sauce.
Top with sausage/ground beef.
Coat the sausage/ground beef with sauce.
Arrange a second single layer of ravioli over the sausage/ground beef and sauce.
Coat the ravioli with sauce.
Sprinkle with cheese.
Top with pepperoni.
Bake the casserole for 30-35 minutes.
Serve, and enjoy.