Olive Garden Five Cheese Ziti al Forno copycat recipe made with marinara, alfredo, mozzarella, fontina, romano and parmesan cheese baked together with a crispy panko topping.
This Ziti al Forno is like the best baked ziti recipe you’ve ever had kicked up about ten more notches. A mixture of marinara and alfredo sauce along with five (yes, I mean five) additional cheeses maked this dish an over the top extravagant recipe you won’t have to wait for a trip to Olive Garden to enjoy.
Olive Garden Five Cheese Ziti al Forno copycat recipe made with marinara, alfredo, mozzarella, fontina, romano and parmesan cheese baked together with a cripy panko topping.
1 pound ziti pasta
4 cups marinara sauce
2 cups alfredo sauce
1/2 cup ricotta cheese
1/2 cup Fontina cheese, shredded
2 cups mozzarella cheese, shredded
1/2 cup panko breadcrumbs
1/4 cup romano cheese, grated
1/4 cup parmesan cheese, grated
2 cloves garlic, minced
Preheat the oven to 375 degrees.
Cook the pasta one minute shy of the directions on the box and drain.
In a large metal bowl add the pasta, marinara sauce, alfredo sauce, ricotta cheese and fontina cheese and mix well.
Add to a large oven safe skillet or 9×13 pan.
Mix the mozzarella, panko, romano, parmesan and garlic together and add the topping over the pasta.
Bake for 30-35 minutes uncovered until golden brown and bubbly.