Monday, October 24, 2011

Italian Sausage with Bow Tie Pasta

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cooking Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 6


1 box (16 oz) bow tie pasta
1 lb. bulk Italian sausage
1/2 cup onion, chopped
1/2 tsp crushed red pepper flakes
1 1/2 tsp minced garlic
2 cans (15 oz each) Italian stewed tomatoes, drained and chopped
1 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp dried basil, crushed
shredded Parmesan cheese for garnish


1)  Cook pasta according to package directions.

2)  Meanwhile, in a Dutch oven, cook the sausage, onion and pepper flakes over medium heat for 4-5 minutes or until meat is no longer pink.  Add garlic; cook 1 minute longer.

3)  Stir in the tomatoes, cream salt and basil.  Bring to a boil over medium heat.  Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 6-8 minutes or until thickened stirring occasionally.

4)  Drain pasta; toss with sausage mixture.  Garnish with cheese.

5)  Add a tossed green salad and bread.

6)  Enjoy!


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  1. Ellen, That looks YUMMY! Do you mind if I pin it on Pinterest?

  2. This looks amazing and oh so easy! Thanks!

  3. Thant looks really yummy and so rich with the heavy cream! Perfect for fall!

  4. Okay, every recipe I have tried of yours has been great. You're gonna smile, but I want to send a link of your blog to the martha stewart show. I'm serious, this woman needs to know you exist-heck, you can get on her show and share your great recipes.

    You do incredible work on your blog. I just love coming back and hearing what new with you.

  5. Looks wonderful! Can't wait to try it! Coming over to visit from the HHH. Many blessings!

  6. Rebecca... go right ahead and add to pinterest! I'd add a button to my blog to do it... I just don't know how! ~ Ellen

  7. Oh yum, we love pasta dishes!

  8. This sounds pretty delicious! I love italian sausage! (and pasta. and cream!)

  9. Mmm, thanks for sharing the recipe. Looks yummy!

  10. Russo... you are too kind! I make "simple" food, not the fancy ones like Ms. Martha!

  11. Looks like a really tasty pasta -- I love the flavor combo.

  12. This looks really good! Thanks for sharing!

    New follower from the blog hop:

  13. This sounds delicious! My family loves to eat pasta and I am always looking for new ideas. I'll definitely be trying this recipe. Thanks for sharing.

  14. This looks so delicious and easy. I could really go for a helping for this right now!

  15. That looks super yummy! Great work, happy to meet you i'm a new visitor via the blog hop :)

  16. This looks so yummy - I printed it for my recipe book - I will try it and let you know how it turns out!
    I'm your newest follower from 'Welcome Wednesday' Would love a hop and comment back!
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  17. That does look good!

    Visiting from Wednesday Window. :)

  18. This sounds like a delicious pasta dish, and the cream would make it a real treat. Great balance of flavours too. Thank you for sharing it with the Hearth and Soul hop.

  19. Thanks for this recipe!
    Looked so yummy.
    My son loves pasta.

    By the way, I'm your newest follower via GFC from the Thursday Blog Hop.
    Please feel free to visit my blog. Looking forward to seeing you there, and hope you follow me back. Thanks!

  20. Yum-we love pasta of any type in our house!
    I'm following you from the Terrific Thursday blog hop!

  21. Hi Ellen. I'm a new follower from FF 40+. Love this pasta recipe. It made me think of one I recently posted with chicken sausage. You might want to check it out. Looking forward to following you.

  22. I'll have to try this! Hi, I'm from Friday Boost Bloggers. I'm having a blog party today. Stop by when you can.

  23. Hi Ellen,
    This is a great recipe, I just love your combination of flavor. Thank you so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday. Hope you have a great week end and come back soon!
    Miz Helen

  24. Ellen this looks delish. I make a lot of recipes with farfalle. It's a fun shaped foo, giggle. Big Hugs and have a happy weekend!

  25. Hi! I’m visiting from the Friday Follow 40 and Over Blog Hop. Your blog is awesome! I look forward to getting to know you and learning from each other! I think the idea of an over 40 blog hop is a great idea! I’m your newest follower and I’d love for you to return the favor! Thanks!!

    Life Full of Laughter

  26. Looks yummy!

    Thanks for sharing with

    Simply Delish Saturday

    P.S. I'm now following you on twitter as k-b1. Wasn't sure if you'd know it was me :)

  27. Wow these looks seriously amazing, I’m drooling all over the screen here, I have to tray this receipt ASAP, I bet it taste as good at it looks, it doesn’t seem so complicated to prepare, I will give it a tray! You have a lovely blog and I am a new follower! Hope you will like my blog and follow back!

    Pop Culture&Fashion Magic

  28. ellen...this looks amazing! i would love to feature you on december's tuesday night supper club. if you are interested..can you email me at fudgerippbleblog(at)gmail(dot)com? i hope you will say yes :)

  29. That sounds so yummy! I wonder if I could somehow make it dairy free.........I just might have to try!

  30. That look so yummy. I love creamy and rose pasta sauces.

    Thank you so much for sharing this at last week Foodie Wednesday. I am little behind on my commenting. Hope you can come by and link up another great recipe today.

  31. Any pasta with cream in it has my name written ALL over it. This is fantastic. Thank you for sharing on Hunk of Meat Monday.

  32. Oh man Ellen, this looks ridiculously good. My youngest has a slight obsession with sausage. Anytime I ask her what she wants to eat, she says SAUSAGE. So she will love this recipe!
    I would be honored if you would share it on my Recipe of the Week #2 PASTA post! There is a gift card giveaway ;) Hope you come join in the fun! Feel free to post any of your pasta dishes.

    PS... thanks for making me super hungry at 10:00am in the morning! HA :)

  33. Thanks for sharing useful recipe of Italian Sausage with Bow Tie Pasta i will this recipe in my house on this weekend please do regular posting so that other people learn from your blog.


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