This attention-grabbing baked feta pasta is worth the TikTok hype, with its simple ingredients and easy preparation that create a super flavorful pasta dinner.
‣ 1 block feta cheese, 7 or 8 oz ‣ 1 pint grape tomatoes, or cherry tomatoes ‣ 3 tablespoon olive oil, plus a dash for the pasta ‣ 1/2 teaspoon salt ‣ 1/4 teaspoon black pepper ‣ 9 ounce pasta, style of your choice ‣ 1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese, optional ‣ 2 tablespoon garlic paste ‣ 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes, optional ‣ 1/4 cup fresh basil, chopped
In a 9×13 baking dish, add the feta, grape tomatoes, olive oil, salt, and pepper. Once done, bake (yes, already - bake!)
While the feta and tomatoes bake, prepare the pasta per package instructions. Drain the pasta, toss with a dash of olive oil, and set aside.
When the feta and tomatoes are done baking, use a fork to break up the feta and tomatoes, mixing them together.
Add the parmesan cheese, garlic paste, red pepper flakes, and basil to the baking dish, then mix again.
Add the pasta to the baking dish and toss everything together.