Spicy Sausage Pasta Skillet

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5 from 2 votes
Prep: 5 minutes
Cook: 25 minutes
Total: 30 minutes

This Spicy Sausage Pasta Skillet is a great one pot meal!

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I can’t believe it is almost time for a new school year. I know lots of families out there will soon start planning and organizing supplies and activities. It’s a busy time of year.

Hi it’s Susanne from New South Charm back again with another great recipe for your family. This month I’m sharing one of my favorite fast fix dinners, Spicy Sausage Pasta Skillet. This has become one of our favorite meals. It’s so easy and packed with flavor that I can’t help but make it every couple weeks.

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I love fast fix dinners especially ones that cook up in one pot or skillet. Less time doing the dishes means more time spent doing more important things.

Another thing I really like about this recipe is that it is made Kielbasa Sausage instead of chicken or beef which are both becoming more and more expensive. Kielbasa is inexpensive and when sliced a single  package can be stretched to prepare a whole meal.

Whenever I make this recipe I use elbow shaped pasta because I almost always have a box on hand. Really though any small pasta such at rigatoni or penne will work great. There’s no boiling the pasta in a separate pot. How great is that?

If you’re looking for other fast family friendly recipes you might like my recipe for 30 Minutes Nacho Skillet or my Easy Homemade Mac ‘ Cheese.

We love to eat at home instead of going to restaurants and with easy to prepare meals like this Spicy Sausage Pasta Skillet it’s a lot easier to do. What is your go to meal for busy nights? Leave a comment below and let me know.

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Spicy Sausage Pasta Skillet

5 from 2 votes

Spicy Sausage Pasta Skillet

Yield: 6 servings
Prep: 5 minutes
Cook: 25 minutes
Total: 30 minutes
This Spicy Sausage Pasta Skillet is a great one pot meal!
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  • 1 lb Kielbasa
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 cup diced onion
  • 1 cup diced bell pepper
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 1 10 oz can Ro-Tel tomatoes and green chiles, 10
  • ½ cup milk
  • 1 tbsp Worcestershire Sauce
  • ½ teaspoon Paprika
  • 12 oz Elbow Shaped Pasta
  • 1 cup Monterey Jack cheese, shredded
  • Salt and Pepper to taste


  • Add olive oil to an oven-safe skillet over medium high heat. Once oil is warm add sausage onions, bell pepper and garlic and cook about 3-5 minutes, until sausage is browned.
  • Next add chicken broth, tomatoes, cream, pasta, Worcestershire Sauce. Paprika salt and pepper and stir. Bring to a boil, cover skillet, and allow to simmer for 15 minutes
  • Remove the skillet from heat and sprinkle remaining cheese and scallions. Broil until cheese is completely melted and bubbly.

Estimated Nutritional Information

Calories: 369kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 16g | Fat: 30g | Saturated Fat: 12g | Cholesterol: 71mg | Sodium: 1087mg | Potassium: 353mg | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 260IU | Vitamin C: 9.2mg | Calcium: 190mg | Iron: 1.7mg
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Course: Main Dish
Cuisine: American

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