Family Meal

One-Pan Italian Sausage Ditalini

with cheese and peas

Prep & Cook Time: 25-35 min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Wheat

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In Your Box (serves 4)

  • Info
    8 fl. oz. Cream Sauce Base
  • 16 oz. Italian Pork Sausage Links
  • Info
    12 oz. Ditalini
  • 10 fl. oz. Tomato Sauce
  • 1 Red Bell Pepper
  • 1 Yellow Onion
  • 3 oz. Peas
  • Info
    2 oz. Grated Parmesan Cheese
  • 2 tsp. Italian Seasoning Blend

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.

  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    850
  • Carbohydrates
    83g
  • Fat
    41g
  • Protein
    39g
  • Sodium
    1770mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • 1 Large Non-Stick Pan

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

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
  1. 1

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Remove stem, seeds, and ribs, and cut red bell pepper into 1" dice.

    Halve and peel onion. Cut halves into 1/4" dice.

    Remove Italian sausage from casing, if necessary.

  2. 2

    Cook the Italian Sausage

    Place a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat and add 2 tsp. olive oil.

    Add Italian sausage, onion, and Italian seasoning to hot pan. Break into small pieces until no pink remains and sausage reaches a minimum internal temperature of 160 degrees, 4-6 minutes.

  3. 3

    Cook the Sauce and Pasta

    Add 2 cups water, tomato sauce, cream base, red bell pepper, and pasta to hot pan. Bring to a boil.

    Once boiling, stir occasionally until pasta is tender and sauce has thickened, 8-10 minutes.

    If pan becomes dry, add 1/4 cup water at a time until pasta is tender and desired consistency is reached.

  4. 4

    Add the Peas and Cheese

    Stir peas into hot pan.

    Top with cheese. Remove from burner.

  5. 5

    Finish the Dish

    Plate dish as pictured on front of card. Bon appétit!

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