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5 Ingredient One Pot Pasta with Chicken Sausage

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A short ingredient list and dinner is ready in 30 minutes?! It's no wonder this easy 5 Ingredient One Pot Pasta with Chicken Sausage is a family favorite!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time30 mins
Servings: 6 servings
Calories: 422kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 pound mild Italian chicken sausage
  • 1 bell pepper any color
  • 12 ounces whole wheat penne pasta
  • 25 ounce jar marinara sauce
  • 1 cup grated Mozzarella cheese

Instructions

  • Heat a large oven-safe skillet over medium heat and lightly spray with cooking spray. Remove sausage from casings and add to the skillet. Cook sausage, breaking it up with a spoon, until no longer pink.
  • Meanwhile, chop bell pepper into small pieces. Add the bell pepper to the skillet with the sausage and cook for 2 minutes to soften.
  • Add the pasta and marinara to the skillet. Fill the marinara sauce jar almost to the top with water and pour the water into the skillet as well. Stir.
  • Bring to a low simmer, cover, and cook for about 15 minutes, until most of the liquid is absorbed and pasta is tender. Stir the pasta every 5 minutes or so to help it cook evenly.
  • Sprinkle with the grated Mozzarella cheese. Place skillet in oven under the broiler for 2-3 minutes to melt the cheese, if desired. Enjoy!

Nutrition

Serving: 1/6 recipe | Calories: 422kcal | Carbohydrates: 47g | Protein: 25g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 65mg | Sodium: 1509mg | Potassium: 449mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 1489IU | Vitamin C: 35mg | Calcium: 161mg | Iron: 2mg
Nutrition information is only an estimate.
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