Spicy slices of leftover sausage and Italian seasoning lend plenty of flavor to this speedy spaghetti sauce from Joyce Hostetler of Midway, Arkansas. The chunky mixture turns a plate of pasta into a satisfying second-day supper.
Italian Sausage Spaghetti Recipe photo by Taste of Home
5 cooked Italian sausage links, cut into 1/4-inch slices
1 can (28 ounces) diced tomatoes, undrained
1 can (6 ounces) tomato paste
1/4 cup water
1 teaspoon sugar
1 tablespoon Italian seasoning
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
Hot cooked spaghetti
In a large saucepan, saute onion and green pepper in oil until tender. Add garlic; cook 1 minute longer. Stir in the sausage, tomatoes, tomato paste, water, sugar and seasonings. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15 minutes. Serve with spaghetti.