Spicy Turkey Sausage Penne

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Some of the best dishes come from those days where we just need to clear the fridge and pantry. In our pantry, we had lots of pasta, graham crackers, and a jar of marinara sauce. In the fridge that day, there wasn’t much….just a block of Parmesan cheese, spicy turkey sausage, and more cheese.

I can’t take all the credit, but we came up with spicy turkey sausage pasta for dinner! When you’re hungry and lazy, anything goes :)

There really aren’t any crazy ingredients, just any pasta of your choosing, a jar of red sauce, and of course, any sausage of your liking….oh! And don’t forget the cheese, lots of cheese!!!

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However much you want or however less you want is absolutely up to you, just don’t forget the cheese!!

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From start to finish, this took close to 30 minutes! Rachel Ray would of been proud :)

Spicy Turkey Sausage Penne

  • Spicy turkey sausage
  • Penne pasta, cooked and drained
  • Marinara sauce
  • Parmesan cheese, grated
  • Mozzarella cheese, shredded

1) Remove the sausage links from their casings. Cook the sausage in a medium pan. Once the meat is thoroughly cooked, pour marinara sauce over the sausage. Warm the sauce up for 5 minutes over medium heat.
2) In a large bowl, pour the meat sauce over the pasta. Stir to combine everything.
3) Serve with fresh grated Parmesan cheese and/or mozzarella cheese.
4) Enjoy!

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