Italian Chicken Chili Mac
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Serves: 4-6
 
This Italian Chicken Chili Mac is full of Italian chicken sausage, white beans and spinach in a hearty homestyle red sauce served over spaghetti topped with cheese.
Ingredients
  • 2-3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 pound sweet Italian chicken sausage
  • 1 small red bell pepper, finely diced
  • 1 medium yellow onion, finely diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 jar Homestyle Ragu sauce, Traditional flavor
  • 1 can white beans, drained and rinsed
  • 2 cups packed spinach
  • 1 pound pasta
  • 2 cups grated mozzarella cheese
Instructions
  1. Heat oil a large dutch oven over medium high heat.
  2. Add sausage, break up and cook 4-5 minutes.
  3. Add pepper, onion and garlic, cook 3-4 minutes stirring occasionally.
  4. Stir in sauce and beans, reduce heat to low and simmer 8-10 minutes.
  5. Mix in spinach.
  6. While sauce simmers prepare pasta according to package directions and drain.
  7. To serve top desired amount of pasta with sauce and cheese. Serve immediately.
Recipe by Thyme for Cocktails at https://thymeforcocktails.com/italian-chicken-chili-mac/