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Quick Italian Skillet Dinner

Rated as 4.58 out of 5 Stars
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"Dinner in 30 minutes – and only one pot to clean! Combine Italian sausage with peppers, onions, diced tomatoes, vegetable juice and rice for a meal that is better than anything you'd make from a box!"
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Ingredients

30 m servings 358
Original recipe yields 6 servings

Directions

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  1. In large skillet cook sausage until no longer pink, 4 to 6 minutes. Drain off excess fat. Add green bell pepper and onion; cook until crisp.
  2. Add diced tomatoes and vegetable juice; cook and stir until mixture boils. Remove from heat and stir in rice.
  3. Cover and let stand 6 to 8 minutes or until liquid is absorbed.
  4. Sprinkle with cheese; cover and let stand until cheese is melted.

Footnotes

  • Cooking Hint:
  • Yields differ between regular rice and instant rice. One cup of uncooked regular rice equals 3 cups cooked and 1 cup of instant rice equals 2 cups cooked.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 358 calories; 17.5 30.7 17.9 42 1012 Full nutrition

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This was delicious and super easy/fast. I pretty much followed the recipe as written, but I doubled it. I used a pound of Bob Evans italian sausage and a ring of Oscar Meyer selects italian he...

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I used chicken broth instead of concentrated tomato juice. I thought it was a good base recipe, but came out bland. It needs more spices in my opinion. I added 1/2 Tbs. Italian seasoning and it ...

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This was delicious and super easy/fast. I pretty much followed the recipe as written, but I doubled it. I used a pound of Bob Evans italian sausage and a ring of Oscar Meyer selects italian he...

pretty good and really quick to make. I left out the cheese and added some garlic powder for more flavor. I used a no sodium vegetable broth instead of tomato juice bc my husband has really bad ...

Was super simple and delicious I added a couple different spices like pepper,garlic powder,and oregano leaves which made it great. I also let the cheese melt stirred it in and then put a little ...

Good recipe. I added a tsp of italian seasoning and garlic powder after adding the juice. I cooked the rice 18 mins then added to the boiling mix and let simmer for 5 then stir add cheese and co...

Very Yummy, however next time I think I may add noddles instead of rice and also add in some cottage or ricotta cheese to make it like a skillet lasagna.

I used chicken broth instead of concentrated tomato juice. I thought it was a good base recipe, but came out bland. It needs more spices in my opinion. I added 1/2 Tbs. Italian seasoning and it ...

I made this for my family tonight followed the recipe but added a 1lb of ground beef also and used fire roasted diced tomatoes and added yellow and red peppers. My family loved it. Will make thi...

GOOD! I used Smoked sausage (I despise fennel) added chicken broth, italian seasoning and garlic. A simple, mild dinner.

Absolutely amazing! Made this for my grandmother on Mother's Day and the whole family loved it. Would definitely make it again!