Results 1 to 6 of 6
Thread: Sausage Penne Pasta
07-21-2010, 10:27 PM #1
- Rep Power
Sausage Penne PastaSausage Penne Pasta
Recipe DescriptionA super frugal, yet super delicious and healthy meal that weighs in around $4.00 for the whole dish.Preparation Steps:~Slice or dice smoked sausageLevel of Difficulty:
~Cook penne pasta; keep warm
~Measure out other ingredientsEasyTime Needed:30 - 40 minutesIngredients:~ 1 lb. smoked sausage -can use Turkey sausage.(I usually only use 1/2 lb-diced)Serves:Directions:
~1 lb. penne pasta-can use whole wheat pasta. ( I usually use 3/4-1/2 lb. pasta)
~1 tbsp minced garlic
~1 large can (26-29 oz.) diced or crushed tomatoes
~1 tbsp Italian seasoning
~1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms -optional
~1 small onion-diced
~1/2 cup diced bell pepper
~1/4 cup grated or shredded parm cheese~Saute the onions and bell pepper.
~Add the sliced/diced smoked sausage.
~Add tomatoes, garlic, mushrooms, and seasoning.
~Mix together well.
~Cook on medium for 15 - 20 minutes.
~Add cooked pasta and gently stir together.
~Sprinkle parm cheese on top.
~Cook on low for an additional 5 minutes without stirring.
Serve with toasted garlic bread and a nice salad.
07-21-2010, 11:53 PM #2
- Join Date
- Mar 2009
- Maui, Hawaii
- Post Thanks / WTG / Hug
- Blog Entries
- Rep Power
Mahalo - this sounds really good!! Am going to try the recipe using low carb penne pasta - which I just happen to have on hand. Only need to buy the sausage!!
07-22-2010, 03:17 AM #3
- Rep Power
Oh yum.......sounds great.
And I have everything except the peppers....but I can skip them.....'they' don't like me.
Sponsored Links Remove Advertisements
07-22-2010, 09:56 AM #4
Aren't canned tomatoes wonderful things to have in your pantry? Thanks for the recipe, looks like a keeper.
07-28-2010, 10:26 AM #5
Thanks! Sausage is only 1.39 a lb at my local grocery store. I cant get Hamburger much cheaper than 1.89 a lb! I think I am going to start subsituting Sausage for hamburger in some recipes!
07-31-2010, 04:30 PM #6
Thanks! Can't wait to try it!
By pollypurebred39 in forum PastaReplies: 7Last Post: 12-11-2010, 04:50 PM
By McD in forum PastaReplies: 2Last Post: 12-11-2008, 01:24 PM
By lukesmama in forum FreebiesReplies: 44Last Post: 06-29-2007, 11:49 AM
By Sinclairwife in forum Kitchen BasicsReplies: 3Last Post: 04-15-2004, 08:34 AM
By Sinclairwife in forum Kitchen BasicsReplies: 0Last Post: 01-25-2004, 04:58 PM