Creamy Spinach Sausage Pasta

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Jolayne Cooper

By
@jwcooper

I was looking for something quick to make and that I could make ahead of time. I saw the picture and read the recipe and I was hooked. I got this recipe from a "Best of Taste of Home" cookbook. We all liked it and I had one guest ask for the recipe. Hope you enjoy!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
5
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3 c
    uncooked rigatoni or large tube pasta
  • 1 lb
    bulk italian sausage
  • 1 c
    finely chopped onion
  • 1 can(s)
    (14 1/2 ounces) italian diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 pkg
    (10 ounces) frozen creamed spinach, thawed
  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, softened
  • 2 c
    (8 ounces) shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese, divided

How to Make Creamy Spinach Sausage Pasta

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook pasta according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a Dutch oven, cook sausage and onion over medium heat until sausage is no longer pink; drain. Stir in the tomatoes, spinach, cream cheese and 1 cup mozzarella cheese. Transfer to a greased 11 x 7 inch baking dish.
  2. Cover and bake at 350 degrees F for 35 minutes. Uncover; sprinkle with remaining cheese. Bake 10 minutes longer or until cheese is melted.
  3. NOTE: For time-saving convenience, you can assemble it the night before, then bake it the next day.

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About Creamy Spinach Sausage Pasta

Course/Dish: Pasta
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #sausage #easy



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