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45 minutes
3
dairy-free
(?)
Has dairy from:
ricotta cheese (whole milk)
parmesan cheese
mozzarella cheese (whole milk)
gluten-free
(?)
Has gluten from:
jumbo pasta shell (dry)
kid friendly
has meat
has pasta
(?)
Has pasta from:
jumbo pasta shell (dry)
has seafood
mediterranean
vegan
(?)
Not vegan due to:
ricotta cheese (whole milk)
parmesan cheese
egg (medium)
mozzarella cheese (whole milk)
vegetarian
(?)
Not vegetarian due to:
egg (medium)
pescatarian
paleo
(?)
Not paleo due to:
jumbo pasta shell (dry)
ricotta cheese (whole milk)
parmesan cheese
mozzarella cheese (whole milk)
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Nutrition to Balance
This recipe has Calories as 85.5%, Carbs as 84.1%, Fat (total lipid) as 82.8%, Fiber as 113% and Sodium as 77.4% (as a percentage of RDA).
 
You'll likely need to take these into account today to balance out your diet.
 
Nutrition Rating Details
Here are the percentages used to determine the nutritional rating for this recipe:
• Calcium: 28.3% of RDA
• Calories: 85.5% of RDA
• Carbs: 84.1% of RDA
• Fat (total lipid): 82.8% of RDA
• Fiber: 113% of RDA
• Fructose: 0.3% of RDA
• Protein: 58.6% of RDA
• Sodium: 77.4% of RDA
• Sugar: 4.5% of RDA
• Vitamin A (IU): 132% of RDA
• Vitamin B6: 30.0% of RDA
• Vitamin C: 7.8% of RDA
• Iron: 1.5% of RDA
• Magnesium: 97.2% of RDA
• Manganese: 25.7% of RDA
• Niacin: 30.6% of RDA
• Potassium: 27.3% of RDA
• Zinc: 49.0% of RDA
If any nutritional component is greater than 75% of RDA (or any vitamin/mineral is greater than 600% of RDA), the recipe gets a “Nutrition to Balance” rating.
Whether this matters for your diet depends mostly on what other foods you consume today.
 
MACROS
Carbohydrate
173
g
Calories
1282
 
Fiber
23.8
g
Iron
0.267
mg
Protein
49.5
g
Sodium
1046
mg
Sugars
1.12
g
Fat (total lipid)
37.9
g
 
INGREDIENTS
Amount
Measure
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Ingredient
 
2/3
packages
+
-
 
a package is 12 oz and has ~35 shells, so this is ~24 shells.
 
2
cups
+
-
 
stems removed, finely chopped.
 
15
oz
+
-
 
 
1/2
cups
+
-
 
freshly grated.
 
1
whole
+
-
 
 
1/2
tsp
+
-
 
 
1/2
tsp
+
-
 
 
1
cup
+
-
 
 
1/4
cups
+
-
 
chopped, for garnish.
 
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PREPARATION
1.
Preheat oven to 350F.
2.
Cook 12-16 jumbo pasta shells according to package directions.
3.
While shells are cooking, combine ricotta, parmesan, salt, pepper, and egg in a bowl. Chop spinach and add to mixture.
4.
Chill mixture in the refrigerator until ready to use.
5.
When pasta is done, drain. Using the filling, fill each shell and place in a baking dish.
6.
Bake for 30 minutes and remove from oven. Sprinkle tops with freshly grated mozzarella and chopped basil.
   
 
COMPLETE NUTRITION
This recipe has the following nutrient totals:
Calories 1282
Protein 49.5 g
Carbohydrates 173 g
Iron 0.27 mg
Fiber 23.8 g
Calcium 283 mg
(plus many more nutrients)
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