All ingredients are individually packaged, but our central facility
is not certified allergen-free. Furthermore, ingredient contents
may vary. Please check recipe cards and ingredient packaging for
allergens and nutrition facts.
If you have serious allergies, please use your best judgment or
consult a health professional to decide if our meals are safe for
Due to our just-in-time sourcing model, we may have to send you a
substitute ingredient. Not to worry! We make sure every ingredient
sent to you meets our high quality standards. We’ll keep you
informed should a switch occur, so please check the ingredient
labels in your meal bag.
Before You Cook
To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:
Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
Seafood 145° F |
Chicken 165° F |
Ground Beef 160° F |
Ground Turkey 165° F |
Ground Pork 160° F
Bake the Vegetables
Preheat oven to 425 degrees. When ingredient appears in recipe, remove from packaging. Thoroughly rinse any fresh produce and pat dry.
Combine carrots, peas, and 1 tsp. olive oil in provided tray. Spread into an even layer and top with cream cheese. Cream cheese will melt as meal bakes.
Bake uncovered in hot oven, 10 minutes.
Add the Sausage and Sauce
Carefully remove tray from oven. Remove Italian sausage from casing. Crumble into small pieces.
Top vegetables with pasta, Italian sausage pieces, and sauce.
Finish the Dish
Bake uncovered again until Italian sausage reaches a minimum internal temperature of 160 degrees, 15-17 minutes.
While meal bakes, crush croutons in shipping bag.
Carefully remove from oven. Stir to combine. Top with Parmesan and crushed croutons. Bon appétit!
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