Serena Harbaugh


This is a Recipe from Rachael Ray,
it is so delish. enjoy :)

★★★★★ 1 vote
4 servings
20 Min
35 Min


Add to Grocery List

1 lb
penne rigate
2 Tbsp
extra virgin olive oil
2 Tbsp
1/2 lb
andouille sausage, any brand, casing removed and chopped
4 clove
garlic, chopped
poblano pepper, seeded and chopped or thinly sliced (1 large jalapeno my be substituted)
red bell pepper, seeded and chopped
rib celery, chopped
onion, chopped
2 Tbsp
all purpose flour
1 c
beer, or 1/2 bottle (any beer)
1 c
chicken stock, light
1 - 14oz. can(s)
crushed tomatoes
2 Tbsp
hot sauce, (franks red hot or tabasco)
2 Tbsp
fresh thyme leave, chopped
1/2 lb
chicken breast, boneless and skinless, diced into small pieces
1/2 lb
medium shrimps, cleaned and tails removed
1/4 c
heavy cream
scallions, sliced
salt and ground black pepper to taste

How to Make Jambasta


  • 1Heat a pot of water to a boil for pasta and add salt to it then pasta.
    cook to al dente and drain.
  • 2While pasta boils, heat a deep skillet over medium high heat. add extra virgin olive oil, butter and andouille sausage. brown the sausage 2 to 3 minutes to render the fat. remove with a slotted spoon, and set a side.
  • 3Add garlic, peppers, celery and onions. saute the veggies for 5 to 6 minute.
    season the mixture with salt and pepper and add flour to pan.
    cook flour with veggies for 2 minutes more then whisk in beer, cook beer out 2 minutes.
  • 4Add chicken stock, tomatoes, hot sauce and thyme.
    bring liquid to a bubble and add chicken and shrimp.
    cook 6 to 7 minutes until chicken is firm and shrimp are opaque and firm.
    stir to mix in cooking juices then add in cream.
  • 5Drain the pasta and add it to the sauce. ladle up the jambasta and top with chopped scallions and reserved crispy andouille sausage

Printable Recipe Card

About Jambasta

Course/Dish: Chicken, Fish, Pasta, Pork
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

Show 2 Comments & Reviews

15 Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes

15 Easy Chicken Dinner Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Craving an easy weeknight meal? Look no further. Check out these simply irresistible ways to dress up chicken for a delicious (and easy) dinner recipe!

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes For Tonight's Dinner

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes for Tonight's Dinner

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Need some inspiration for tonight's dinner? Try one of these 13 cluckin' great chicken recipes.

Winner, Winner Have An Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight Recipe

Winner, Winner Have an Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight

Kitchen Crew

Chicken is my go-to when I just can't figure out what to make for dinner. Whenever I find myself wondering what to make, I grab a package at the market...