meat lovers pasta

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Shannon Hatfield

By
@fizzy13

this is a great recipes for the those who like meat on pasta. The feta cheese tops it off as a mouth watering explosion of flavor. I have a little bit of hamburger, smoked sausage & cooked bacon in the frig. Well date night for two ? perfect! I rolled up the sleeves and made a great dish I thought I would share.

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Serves:
2-4
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    enough hamburger to make 10 meatballs
  • 1/2 pkg
    smoked sausage sliced diagonal
  • 5-6 slice
    crispy bacon
  • 1 can(s)
    tomatoes, canned italian-style and diced
  • 1 can(s)
    tomato sauce
  • 1 Tbsp
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 2 Tbsp
    bbq sauce
  • 1/4
    red onion diced
  • 6 clove
    garlic
  • 1 tsp
    seasoning salt
  • 4 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • ·
    feta cheese
  • ·
    rigatoni pasta, cooked

How to Make meat lovers pasta

Step-by-Step

  1. Boil pan of water & teaspoon of oil for noodles.
    Make 10 meatballs. Place oil into the frying pan & turn onto low/med heat. Put meatballs in & cover. There should be enough oil in the pan to make it where the meatballs can roll around. 8-10 mins.
    don't forget to roll the meatballs around while prepping other ingredients.
  2. While the meatballs are cooking time to cut half the smoked sausage diagonal.
    Dice 1/4 of red onion.
    Smash & peel 6 garlic cloves then slice diagonally.
  3. 5 mins before the meatballs are fully done add sausage. Cooking 5 mins then add onions and garlic.
    Add BBQ sauce, seasoning salt & drained tomatoes.
    Cook for 5 mins and then add tomato sauce & cover.
    Let simmer while draining noodles from water. Teaspoon of oil and toss then cover till ready for serving.
  4. Once all sauce is heated & thickened turn off pan.
    Placing noodles first then pour meat & sauce over top. Add feta cheese crumbles & bacon.
    Then enjoy!

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About meat lovers pasta

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



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