Sunday, January 1, 2012

Sweet Italian Pasta Toss - Johnsonville

5 Johnsville Sweet Italian Sausage Links, cooked and sliced into thin "coins"
1  16 oz pkg Farfelle (bow tie) pasta
3 TBSP Olive Oil
3 cloves garlic, minced
1 Onion sliced into thin wedges
1 zucchini sliced into "coins"
1 yellow squash sliced into thin coins
15 cherry tomatoes
salt and pepper to taste

Cook pasta according to directions, reserve.  Cook sausage per directions, remove from pan when fully cooked. Reserve drippings.

Place olive oil and drippings into a different saute pan with the garlic. Heat on low until the garlic releases its flavor, but is NOT browned. Add vegetables, saute until tender. Mix sausage and pasta with vegetables. Add salt and pepper to taste. Serve warm, topped with Parmesan cheese.

Also good cold.