Pretty Penne Ham Skillet

Pretty Penne Ham Skillet Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Stephanie Leamer

By
@jsbta5

I make this dish with leftover ham from Christmas and Easter. Everyone always looks forward to it. I've tweaked it from the original recipe but found that my tweaks made it taste out of this world!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Serves:
6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

1 lb
uncooked penne pasta
3 c
cubed fully cooked ham
1 large
sweet red pepper, diced
1 medium
onion, chopped
1/4 c
minced fresh parsley
2 clove
garlic, minced
1 1/2 tsp
minced fresh basil or 1/2 tsp. dried basil
1 1/2 tsp
minced fresh oregano or 1/2 tsp. dried oregano
1/4 c
olive oil
3 Tbsp
butter
1/2 Tbsp
ham flavored soup base
2 c
water
1 Tbsp
lemon juice
1/2 c
shredded parmesan cheese

How to Make Pretty Penne Ham Skillet

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cook pasta according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a large skillet, saute the ham, red pepper, onion, garlic, parsley, basil and oregano in oil and butter for 4-6 minutes or until ham is browned and veggies are tender.
  • 2Stir in ham base, water and lemon juice. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 10-15 minutes or until liquid is reduced by half. Drain pasta; stir into ham mixture. Sprinkle with parmesan cheese.

Printable Recipe Card

About Pretty Penne Ham Skillet

Course/Dish: Pasta
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Leave a Comment

19 Delicious Pasta Recipes

19 Delicious Pasta Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Having guests over and not sure what to make? Try pasta! It's versatile and always a crowd favorite. Try one of these 19 delicious pasta recipes and by the end...

Restaurant Favorite Pasta Recipes You Can Make At Home

Restaurant Favorite Pasta Recipes You Can Make at Home

Kitchen Crew

There is an Italian restaurant in my neighborhood that I absolutely love. When it first opened, I became a regular. Maybe too regular... After one meal I realized that I...

11 Stuffed Shell Recipes That Are Perfect For Dinner

11 Stuffed Shell Recipes That Are Perfect for Dinner

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

In search of a dinner recipe that is family tested and approved? Then stuffed shells are your answer. So versatile, easy and delicious, we love us some stuffed shells!