Arrabbiata Pasta with Italian Turkey & Spinach

Pasta is great because there are so many different combinations you can make. Sometimes I want to keep it simple and have only the pasta and the Cucina & Amore pasta sauce. Other times I’m feeling a little more adventurous and want to add a little extra to really liven up the dish. Any way you want it, pasta is always an easy and delicious way to do some creative cooking. So when I came across the Pasta Skillet with Chicken Sausage & Spinach recipe from Simply Recipes, I was inspired to add some extra ingredients to my next pasta meal. I didn’t have a skillet and went with the alternative as mentioned in the original recipe.

Cucina & Amore Arrabbiata Pasta with Italian Turkey & Spinach

Serving Size: 8-12 people
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20-30 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 1 package Cucina & Amore Organic Bronze Cut Penne
  • 1 jar Cucina & Amore Arrabbiata Pasta Sauce
  • 1 package Jennie-O Italian Seasoned Ground Turkey
  • 4 cups Spinach
  • 1.5 cups shredded Italian Cheese Blend

Directions:

  1. Cook the pasta according to the directions on the package
  2. In a sauce pan on medium heat, cook all of the ground turkey until completely browned
  3. Drain the excess juices from the ground turkey and return to the sauce pan
  4. On low heat, add the Arrabbiata pasta sauce to the ground turkey and mix well
  5. Add the spinach to the ground turkey with pasta sauce until all of the spinach is wilted
  6. Pour the cooked pasta into a large bowl
  7. Add the turkey & spinach pasta sauce and stir until evenly mixed
  8. Pour 1/2 cup of the Italian Cheese blend and stir until it is mixed well and the cheese is melted
  9. Continue to add the remaining 1 cup of Italian Cheese blend until all the cheese is melted
  10. Enjoy!

 

Cucina & Amore Arrabbiata Pasta with Italian Turkey & Spinach

Suggestions:

  • Use ground beef or Italian sausage
  • Try another Cucina & Amore Pasta Sauce
    • Basilico
    • Puttanesca
    • Formaggio
  • Add some mushrooms or onions

A Kitchen of Love from our Family to Yours!

 

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