Monday, February 3, 2014

Spicy Sausage Bowtie Pasta

Do you ever have one of those days where nothing sounds good for dinner? Well, that's me today. I'm in a bit of a recipe rut and as a food blogger that can definitely be frustrating. I tossed a few ingredients together and came up with this recipe. I wanted to name the recipe Sausage Enchilada Pasta but that just seemed odd. But trust me...the enchilada sauce really works in this recipe. You've got to give it a try. My family loved it!

Spicy Sausage Bowtie Pasta
Serves 6
Cal 389, Carbs 47.6, Fat 9.3, Fiber 2g, Protein 22

1 package turkey smoked sausage, sliced
12 oz. bow tie pasta, cooked to al dente
1/2 yellow onion, diced
1 can chopped green chiles
1 can red enchilada sauce
1 cup reduced fat shredded pepper jack cheese
1/4 cup shredded reduced fat sharp cheddar cheeses
1/2 cup diced tomatoes
sliced green onions for topping

Over medium high heat saute onion until translucent. Add in the smoked sausage, green chiles, and enchilada sauce. Let simmer for 10 minutes. Toss in the chopped tomatoes and cooked pasta and top with cheese. Enjoy!


  1. This looks great! And yes, I sometimes have the feeling like nothing sounds good--it's the worst when you're at the grocery store!

  2. Thanks and I agree at the store is the worst! :)

  3. Thanks for linking this great pasta to What'd You Do This Weekend. Have a great weekend.



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