This broccoli pasta bake has a creamy filling that features broccoli, cheese and Italian seasoning. The crispy breadcrumb topping is the perfect contrast, creating a vegetarian baked pasta with multiple textures. Whether you're meal-prepping for the week or feeding a crowd, this pasta casserole is the perfect healthy option.
Step 3. Stir in mustard, garlic, Italian seasoning, salt, pepper, & red pepper flakes (if using). Simmer for 2-3 minutes and remove from heat. Add ⅔ cup of cheddar cheese, ¼ cup of parmesan cheese, and stir until well incorporated.