Skillet Sausage Pasta Recipe

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Submitted by inthegarden

Makes 6 servings



I love the fresh mushrooms in this pork dish!

Recipe Ingredients for Skillet Sausage Pasta

2 cups uncooked whole wheat macaroni
4 tbsp olive oil
1 1/2 pounds fresh white mushrooms, sliced
1 medium chopped onion
1 large green bell pepper, chopped
12 ounces pork or turkey Italian sausage
1 Salt and pepper to taste
14 1/2 ounce canned tomatoes, diced
1 1/2 cups tomato sauce
1 1/2 cups cheddar cheese, shredded

Recipe Directions for Skillet Sausage Pasta

Cook elbow macaroni according to package; drain and set aside. In a large skillet heat oil over medium-high heat until hot. Add mushrooms, onion and green bell pepper. Cook and stir until onions and mushrooms are nicely browned, about 10 minutes. Remove from skillet. Crumble sausage and add to the pan. Cook, stirring until sausage is browned, about 5 minutes. Drain fat. Return mushroom mixture to skillet. Stir in tomatoes and their juice, tomato sauce and cooked macaroni. Bring to a boil; reduce heat to medium low. Simmer 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Sprinkle with Cheddar cheese. Cover and simmer until cheese melts, about 5 minutes.
Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 417.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
480
Calories from Fat
201
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
22.3g
34%
Saturated Fat
8.3g
42%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
74mg
25%
Sodium
540mg
23%
Potassium
1156mg
33%
Total Carbohydrates
41.0g
14%
Dietary Fiber
6.8g
27%
Sugars
8.5g
Protein
33.4g
Vitamin A 39% Vitamin C 115%
Calcium 25% Iron 22%
* 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
A
  Good points
  • High in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  • High in thiamin
  • Very high in vitamin C
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