One-Pot Pasta Wonders
Create a delightful journey in your kitchen with our One-Pot Pasta Wonders. This recipe is a perfect balance of convenience and flavor, making it a go-to choice for busy weeknights or lazy weekends. As a chef who cherishes the simplicity of cooking, I’m excited to share this dish with you. The best part? It’s all cooked in one pot, making cleanup a breeze.
- 12 oz penne pasta
- 1 lb Italian sausage
- 1 onion, chopped
- 3 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 can (28 oz) crushed tomatoes
- 2 cups chicken broth
- 1/2 cup heavy cream
- 1 tsp dried basil
- 1/2 tsp red pepper flakes (adjust to taste)
- Salt and pepper to taste
- 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
- 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
- Fresh basil leaves for garnish
- Start by browning the Italian sausage in a large pot over medium heat. Once cooked, remove and set aside.
- In the same pot, sauté the chopped onion and minced garlic until fragrant and translucent.
- Add the crushed tomatoes, chicken broth, heavy cream, dried basil, and red pepper flakes. Stir to combine.
- Return the cooked sausage to the pot. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Add the penne pasta and stir well. Cover and simmer for about 15-20 minutes, or until the pasta is tender, stirring occasionally.
- Sprinkle the mozzarella and Parmesan cheese on top. Cover and let it melt for a few minutes.
- Garnish with fresh basil leaves, and serve your One-Pot Pasta Wonders hot!
Prep time: 10 minutes
One-Pot Pasta Wonders is a savory delight that combines the richness of Italian sausage, the zing of crushed tomatoes, and the creaminess of heavy cream. All in one pot! It’s a comfort dish that will make your taste buds dance with joy. Enjoy a hearty meal without the hassle of multiple pots and pans.
Nutrition information: Calories: 540, Fat: 28g, Carbohydrates: 45g, Protein: 25g
In conclusion, One-Pot Pasta Wonders is the perfect dish to simplify your cooking routine without compromising on taste. This recipe will be a hit with your family and friends, and the best part is, you won’t spend hours in the kitchen or washing dishes. Enjoy this delicious and hassle-free meal!