Sausage & Broccoli Carbonara Skillet

Time & Servings
4 servings
20 minutes ready time =
5 minutes preparation +
15 minutes cooking
  • 12 ounces sweet Italian sausage links
    3 Rivers Pork Sausage Old Fashioned 2KG
    $17.07 • Ea
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  • 1 cup water
  • 1 package Knorr Sidekicks® Creamy Bacon Carbonara Pasta Side Dish
  • 3 cups broccoli florets , cut into 1 1/2-in (4 cm)pieces
    Broccoli Florets ~ 2LB
    $6.94 • Ea
  • Brown sausage in large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat, turning frequently, about 10 minutes; drain. Remove sausage and set aside until cool enough to handle, then slice.
  • Bring water and milk to a boil in same skillet. Stir in Knorr Sidekicks® Creamy Bacon Carbonara Pasta Side Dish and continue boiling, covered, over medium heat, stirring occasionally, 3 minutes. Stir in broccoli and sausage and continue cooking, stirring occasionally, 5 minutes or until sausage is thoroughly cooked and broccoli and pasta are tender.
  • Serve, if desired, with grated Parmesan cheese.
  • TIP: To reduce bitterness if using broccoli rabe, blanch it then rinse with cold water before using.
    TIP: To add a little spice, stir in 1/8 tsp.(0.5 mL) red pepper flakes.