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Family Favorite One Pot Pasta

  • Author: Kayla Berman
  • Prep Time: 10 Minutes
  • Cook Time: 30 Minutes
  • Total Time: 40 minutes
  • Yield: 6 Servings 1x
  • Category: Dinner
  • Method: One Pot
  • Cuisine: Italian


Family Favorite One Pot Pasta is an easy & delicious dinner recipe!  Made with ground beef, broccoli, tomato pasta sauce and marscapone cheese … this all in one pasta is creamy & cozy, but light at the same time.  A simple weeknight dinner that is sure to be your family’s new favorite!


  • 5 cups (dry) pasta
  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 head of broccoli
  • 1/2 cup marscapone cheese
  • 14.5 oz can of petit diced tomatoes
  • 24 oz jar of pasta sauce
  • 4 cups beef broth
  • 3 cups water
  • 2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp Italian seasoning
  • salt
  • pepper


  1. Start by washing and chopping the broccoli into bite sized chunks. 
  2. Next in a large pan, brown the ground beef.  While cooking season with salt and pepper.  Once done, remove from the pan and set aside.
  3. To the same pot add the pasta sauce, beef broth, water, pasta, and broccoli.  Also add the garlic powder, Italian seasoning, salt, and pepper.  Combine thoroguhly.
  4. Bring everything to a boil.  Once boiling cook for about 13 minutes or until the pasta is cooked to your liking.
  5. Lower the heat and add the beef back in as well as the marscapone cheese and diced tomatoes.  Add more salt and pepper to taste.  Let simmer for a few minutes for all the flavors to combine.
  6. Serve with parmesan cheese and enjoy!

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