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6. Spaghetti Marinara with Ricotta

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A delicious dinner can be as simple as dressing up your favorite marinara with fresh ricotta and basil leaves.

Here's how to make the spaghetti:

Cook 1 pound spaghetti according to package directions. Stir in 3 to 4 cups of your favorite marinara. Dollop with 1 cup ricotta and then top with fresh basil, a drizzle of olive oil, then season with salt and pepper. Serves 4.