Rating: 4.5 stars
37 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 26
  • 4 star values: 6
  • 3 star values: 3
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 2

It doesn't get much easier than this by cooking everything in one pot. Italian sausage and pasta sauce with spaghetti noodles that you can have on the table in less than 45 minutes. Switch it up by using ground beef, chicken, or turkey along with any other of your favorite ingredients, such as sliced mushrooms.



Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Combine ground sausage, onions, and garlic in a large pot or skillet with tall sides. Cook over medium heat until sausage is cooked through, 5 to 8 minutes. Drain and discard grease.

  • Stir water, pasta sauce, and Italian seasoning into the pot; bring to a boil. Stir in spaghetti noodles, return to a boil and cook, stirring occasionally, until noodles are cooked through and sauce has thickened, 17 to 20 minutes.

  • Serve topped with grated Parmesan cheese.

Cook's Note:

You can use mild or medium spiced ground Italian sausage.

Nutrition Facts

606 calories; protein 29.5g; carbohydrates 66.1g; fat 26.6g; cholesterol 53.4mg; sodium 1650.9mg. Full Nutrition