Serves 4 (sauce only) Ready in about 40 minutes
Low-calorie cooking spray
8 Sainsbury’s Be Good To Yourself British Cumberland Pork Sausages, skins removed and discarded
1 onion, finely chopped
1 red pepper, deseeded and cut into small chunks
200g button mushrooms, sliced (optional)
2 garlic cloves, finely chopped
3 tsp fennel seeds
1 tsp dried red chilli flakes
400g can chopped tomatoes
4 tbsp tomato puree
300ml hot chicken or vegetable stock
Salt and freshly ground black pepper
400g dried rigatoni pasta
A small pack of fresh Greek basil, leaves picked
30g pecorino, finely grated
1 Spray a frying pan with low-calorie cooking spray and place over a medium heat. Cook the sausage meat until golden. stirring and breaking it up with a wooden spoon. Remove from the pan and set aside.
2 Turn the heat down to low and gently fry the onion and pepper for 5 minutes. or until beginning to soften. Stir in the mushrooms, garlic, fennel seeds and chilli flakes and cook for a further minute.
3 Add the tomatoes, tomato puree and stock, then season and simmer for 15.20 minutes, or until thickened.
4 Meanwhile, cook the pasta according to the packet instructions, then drain. Toss with the sausage meat and sauce and stir in the basil. Divide between 4 dishes, scatter a quarter of the pecorino over each and serve.
Syns per serving:3 1/2
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