Summertime Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta with Chicken Sausage

Summertime Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta with Chicken Sausage

By Kyla of Kyla Marie Charles

"While we all have different favorite foods as a large family, one thing we can always get on board with is a summer pasta dish. This sauce is mild, kid-friendly, and compliments our favorite al fresco Sun-Dried Tomato Chicken Sausage *perfectly*. "

Summertime Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta with Chicken Sausage

Servings:
What you’ll need:

1 package al fresco Sundried Tomato Chicken Sausage

1 package penne or bowtie pasta, cooked

2 tbsp butter

2 cloves of minced garlic

2 tbsp flour

1 cup chicken broth

1/2 cup heavy whipping cream

10-12 sun dried tomato halves in oil, drained

1/3 cup grated Parmesan

1/4 tsp basil

1/4 tsp oregano

1/4 tsp crushed red pepper flakes

Optional garnish: fresh basil

Directions:
  • Grill chicken sausage until heated through.
  • Melt butter in a large pan over medium heat. Add garlic and cook for 1-2 minutes.
  • Add flour and stir until lightly browned and completely mixed. Add chicken broth and mix until incorporated.
  • Add sun dried tomatoes, heavy cream, shredded Parmesan, spices, and mix.
  • Combine all dishes: the pasta, chicken sausage, and sauce into a large bowl. Gently stir.
  • Garnish if desired and serve!