Side Dishes

My Favorite Cheesy Pasta Bake

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Gather the family around the dinner table for this warm and comforting, no-fuss pasta dish that feeds a crowd! It’s loaded with Italian sausage, spiral noodles, your favorite marinara sauce and melty cheese, making it totally irresistible!

12 oz. Rigatoni or spiral pasta ( cooked just until done and drained )
1 green pepper ( diced )
2 Tbsp. olive oil
1 clove garlic or 1 tsp. minced garlic
1 lb. mild Italian sausage
30 oz. marinara sauce without meat ( your favorite variety )
1 1/2 c. shredded mozzarella cheese plus 1/2 c., divided
1/3 c. parmesan cheese
Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Prepare an 8\\\"x8\\\" baking dish by coating it with nonstick cooking spray. In a large skillet, saute green pepper in olive oil. Add Italian sausage to skillet and...
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Nutritions

Calories
1562

Sodium
6650mg
277% DV

Fat
86g
133% DV

Protein
82g
165% DV

Carbs
106g
36% DV

Fiber
20g
82% DV

Harvest Chicken Casserole Recipe

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Cooking spray
1 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil ( divided )
2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts
Kosher salt
Fresh ground black pepper
1/2 onion ( chopped )
2 medium sweet potatoes ( peeled and cut into bite-sized cubes )
1 pound brussels sprouts ( trimmed and quartered )
2 cloves garlic ( minced )
2 teaspoons fresh thyme leaves ( or 1 teaspoon dried thyme leaves )
1 teaspoon paprika
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1 cup ow-sodium chicken broth ( divided )
2 cups uncooked wild rice
1/2 cup dried cranberries
1/2 cup sliced almonds
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  1. Using a fine mesh sieve, rinse rice well for 1-2 minutes under cold water. Transfer rice to medium saucepan. Add 3 ½ cups water and 1 tablespoon of oil. Cover and cook over medium heat until...
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Nutritions

Calories
433

Sodium
217mg
9% DV

Fat
12g
18% DV

Protein
31g
62% DV

Carbs
49g
16% DV

Fiber
6g
24% DV