Skillet Orecchiette with Sausage and Broccoli
Recipe type: Main Dish
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Serves: 4 servings
  • 1 cup orecchiette pasta
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 4 Italian chicken sausage links, sliced into ½ inch pieces
  • 2 cups broccoli florets
  • ¼ cup Italian salad dressing
  • Grated parmesan cheese for serving
  1. Cook pasta according to package directions.
  2. Meanwhile, add oil to large non-stick skillet and heat to medium-high. Add sausage and sauté, flipping pieces occasionally, for 5-7 minutes.
  3. Add broccoli and Italian dressing, stirring until broccoli and sausage is evenly coated in dressing [adding more dressing as you’d like]. Cover, and cook on medium heat until broccoli is soft, an additional 5 minutes.
  4. Add cooked pasta and stir to combine. Serve immediately with a sprinkle of parmesan cheese.
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