Cajun Penne Pasta

Pat Fucile


A casserole with some zing to it.

★★★★★ 1 vote
30 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


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2 box
penne pasta (13.25 oz box)
1 large
onion, chopped
green pepper, chopped
jalepeno peppers, chopped
1 c
celery , chopped
1 Tbsp
minced garlic
chicken breasts, diced
andouille sausage, diced
16 oz
30 oz
alfredo sauce (2 jars)
1 Tbsp
cajun seasoning
1 1/2 tsp
cayenne pepper
1 Tbsp
crushed red pepper flakes
1 tsp
1 tsp
sea salt
1/2 tsp
black pepper

How to Make Cajun Penne Pasta


  • 1Boil your penne pasta and set aside.

    Sauté celery, green pepper, Onion, Garlic and your Favorite kind of Jalapeño peppers in the olive or canola oil until softened. Add diced chicken, Andouille Sausage and shrimp to your sauté pan. Add in jars of Alfredo sauce and mix into your sauté pan once everything is hot.

    Add Cajun seasoning, cayenne pepper, Crushed Red Flakes, Salt & Pepper & your favorite hot pepper sauce.

    Mix with Penne Pasta and 2 cups Pepper Jack Cheese in a large pan.

    Spray baking dish with non stick cooking spray. I would recommend using at least a 9x13 inch pan.

    Pour pasta mixture into the baking dish, top with the remaining pepperjack cheese and bake for 15 minutes at 350° to melt the Cheese.

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About Cajun Penne Pasta

Course/Dish: Pasta
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Cajun/Creole

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