Baked Penne with Italian Sausage Recipe

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Submitted by skeeter429

Makes 12 servings



Penne layered with cottage cheese and sauce with Italian Sausage mixed in, cheese on top.

Recipe Ingredients for Baked Penne with Italian Sausage

13 ounce penne pasta
2 teaspoons olive oil
1/2 pound turkey sausage
1 cup chopped onion
26 oz pasta sauce
1 1/2 cups cottage cheese
2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese
2 tbsp shredded parmesan cheese

Recipe Directions for Baked Penne with Italian Sausage

  1. 1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add the pasta, and cook until al dente, about 8 minutes; drain and set aside.

  2. 2. In a large skillet, brown the onion and turkey (taken out of its casings and broken up into small pieces) over medium heat. Add pasta sauce, and simmer 15 minutes.

  3. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and/or line a 913 inch baking dish. Layer as follows: 1/2 of the penne, 1/2 mozzarella cheese, cottage cheese, 1/2 sauce mixture, remaining penne, mozzarella cheese and remaining sauce mixture. Top with grated Parmesan cheese.

  4. Bake for 30 minutes in the preheated oven, or until cheeses are melted. Let sit for a few minutes before serving.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 169.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
302
Calories from Fat
117
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
13.0g
20%
Saturated Fat
5.2g
26%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
53mg
18%
Sodium
629mg
26%
Potassium
365mg
10%
Total Carbohydrates
27.9g
9%
Dietary Fiber
1.8g
7%
Sugars
6.1g
Protein
17.4g
Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 19% Iron 11%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
   
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