Chicken Feta Spinach Sausage with Pasta

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Kim Biegacki

By
@pistachyoo

I went to a local family owned shop called Badurik Butcher Block and bought several cuts of meat along with some hot Italian sausage that my husband always requests that I get. Well, when I got home it wasn't hot sausage but Chicken Feta Spinach Sausage that I didn't know what to do with. It is not something I would have even bought.
Well, I was pleasingly surprised at how tasty this sausage is and that my husband Anthony and nephew Rhyan really enjoyed it as well.
From now on, I can add this healthier version of sausage to our dinner recipes as it is delicious.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4 people
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 4
    chicken feta spinach sausage links
  • 1/2 medium
    yellow onion, minced
  • 4 medium
    garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1 box
    small pasta shells
  • SPICY SAUCE:

  • 1 can(s)
    petite diced tomatoes w/green chilies 14.5 oz.
  • 1 can(s)
    tomato paste 6 oz.
  • 2 tsp
    basil
  • 1 Tbsp
    tone's spicy spaghetti seasoning (includes salt, dehydrated onion, spices, dehydrated red and green bell pepper, sugar, parsley, dehydrated garlic, red pepper.) ----bought this at sam's club
  • 1 Tbsp
    sugar
  • NON-SPICY SAUCE:

  • 1 tsp
    basil
  • 1 c
    fresh mild salsa
  • 1/2 can(s)
    (hunt's) whole plum tomatoes w/basil
  • TOPPINGS FOR PASTA

  • ·
    parmesan cheese
  • 3 Tbsp
    fresh parsley, chopped
  • CREAMY VERSION

  • 1/2 - 3/4 c
    sour cream

How to Make Chicken Feta Spinach Sausage with Pasta

Step-by-Step

  1. Saute onion for 5 - 7 minutes and add garlic. Then saute for 2 to 3 more minutes. Remove the casing from the sausage and place the sausage in with onions and garlic. Cook on a medium heat.
  2. Cook your pasta while preparing sauce.

    Prepare spicy hot sauce: 1 can petite diced tomatoes with green chilies 14.5 oz., 1 can tomato paste 6 oz. 2 tsp. basil, 1 tbsp. Tone's spicy spaghetti seasoning, 1 tbsp sugar.

    Non-Spicy Sauce: 1/2 can of whole plum tomatoes w/basil cut up, 1 cup of fresh salsa and a tsp of basil.
  3. Add sausage mixture to pasta.
  4. Finish with sauces, parmesan cheese and fresh parsley on top.
  5. Ready to eat.
  6. June 5th, 2014 --- Decided to make this dish a little different and added 1/2 - 3/4 cup sour cream. Gave it a creaminess and lightened up the tomato flavor...very tasty this way as well.

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About Chicken Feta Spinach Sausage with Pasta

Course/Dish: Chicken Pasta
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American




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