Sausage Ragu (Ragu Di Salsiccia)

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Total Time
2hrs 15mins
45 mins
1 hr 30 mins

In '1,000 Italian Recipes' by Michele Scicolone

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  1. Remove the sausage from the casings.
  2. Chop the meat finely.
  3. In a large pot, heat the oil over medium heat.
  4. Add the sausage meat and the garlic.
  5. Cook, stirring often, until the pork is lightly browned, about 10 minutes.
  6. Add the wine and bring to a simmer.
  7. Cook until most of the wine evaporates.
  8. Stir in the tomatoes and salt/pepper to taste.
  9. Bring to a simmer.
  10. Decrease heat to low.
  11. Cook, stirring occasionally, until the sauce is thickened, about 1 hour 30 minutes.
  12. Stir in the basil just before.
  13. Serve hot over cooked hot pasta.