Pastitsio Recipe | Yummly
19Ingredients
85Minutes
1040Calories
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Description

Pastitsio is a decadent and delicious dish. It is aromatic, flavorful, and hearty. It takes 85 minutes to prepare this dish so make sure you have time to prepare it. This hearty dish is perfect for a Sunday dinner the whole family will love. Make sure to include these ingredients in your next grocery shopping list so you can surprise your family with this decadent dish. Why are you waiting?

Ingredients

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  • olive oil
  • 1 onion (finely diced)
  • 2 garlic cloves (diced)
  • 650 grams ground lamb (or veal)
  • 400 grams crushed tomatoes
  • 1 tablespoon fresh mint (diced)
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
  • salt
  • ground black pepper
  • 225 grams noodles (macaroni)
  • 2 eggs (beaten)
  • 300 milliliters greek yogurt (unflavored)
  • 600 grams feta cheese crumbles
  • salt
  • ground black pepper
  • 40 grams Parmesan cheese (grated)
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    Directions

    1. In a large stock pot, heat up a drizzle of olive oil. Add the onion and saute until softened. Then add the garlic and do the same.
    2. Add the ground meat and stir until golden on all sides and well separated.
    3. Add the tomatoes, mint, sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, and salt and pepper to taste. Bring to a boil. Lower the heat and simmer 20 minutes, stirring occasionally until the mixture starts to thicken.
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    NutritionView More

    1040Calories
    Sodium85% DV2030mg
    Fat103% DV67g
    Protein108% DV55g
    Carbs17% DV51g
    Fiber16% DV4g
    Calories1040Calories from Fat600
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat67g103%
    Saturated Fat35g175%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol340mg113%
    Sodium2030mg85%
    Potassium880mg25%
    Protein55g108%
    Calories from Fat600
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate51g17%
    Dietary Fiber4g16%
    Sugars12g24%
    Vitamin A25%
    Vitamin C15%
    Calcium90%
    Iron40%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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