In the future, you punch a button and the oven cooks your food for you, right? Well, we’re living in the future because this meal only takes two minutes of prep time, and the rest is the oven’s job. This rigatoni pasta bake is the ultimate lazy night in food, and if you keep pasta, good pasta sauce, and some shredded cheese on hand, you will always have it in your back pocket.
Seriously, why dirty two dishes heating the sauce and boiling the pasta, when you can dump it all in a baking dish and be done with it? If you’re looking to dress this dish up for company or Instagram, you can add some ground beef or almost any fresh veggies you may have leftover, but really, the pasta is the star of the show.