Five Cheese Ziti al Forno (Olive Garden Copycat) Recipe

Five Cheese Ziti al Forno (Olive Garden Copycat) Recipe

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How To Make Five Cheese Ziti al Forno (Olive Garden Copycat)

Cook this Olive Garden-inspired five cheese ziti al forno cooked with marinara and alfredo sauce then topped with cheeses baked until golden and bubbly.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 30 minutes
Total: 45 minutes



For Pasta:

  • 1lbziti pasta
  • 4cupsmarinara sauce
  • 2cupsalfredo sauce
  • ½cupricotta cheese
  • ½cupfontina cheese,shredded

For Topping:

  • 2cupsmozzarella cheese,shredded
  • ½cuppanko breadcrumbs
  • ¼cupRomano cheese,grated
  • ¼cupParmesan cheese,grated
  • 2clovesgarlic,minced


  1. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F.

  2. Cook the pasta 1 minute shy of the directions on the box and drain.

  3. In a large metal bowl, add the pasta, marinara sauce, alfredo sauce, ricotta cheese, and fontina cheese and mix well.

  4. Add to a large oven-safe skillet or 9×13-inch pan.

  5. Mix the mozzarella, panko, Romano, Parmesan, and garlic together and add the topping over the pasta.

  6. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes uncovered until golden brown and bubbly.


  • Calories: 740.26kcal
  • Fat: 36.10g
  • Saturated Fat: 18.55g
  • Trans Fat: 0.01g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 10.97g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 4.18g
  • Carbohydrates: 67.97g
  • Fiber: 4.89g
  • Sugar: 11.32g
  • Protein: 34.85g
  • Cholesterol: 101.21mg
  • Sodium: 1957.00mg
  • Calcium: 737.94mg
  • Potassium: 700.39mg
  • Iron: 2.36mg
  • Vitamin A: 240.52µg
  • Vitamin C: 2.87mg
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