Zesty Penne Pasta - Light

Recipe by megs_
READY IN: 20mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 3
    cups whole wheat penne, uncooked
  • 1
    lb reduced-fat pork sausage, Jimmy Dean
  • 1
    (26 ounce) jar spaghetti sauce, I use Prego Heart-Smart
  • 1
    teaspoon red chili pepper flakes
  • 14
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cook pasta according to directions.
  • While that cooks, brown sausage in a pan sprayed with cooking spray.
  • When sausage is fully cooked, add spaghetti sauce & red chili pepper flakes. Simmer for 5 minutes.
  • Add cream cheese to sauce, stir well for 2 minutes.
  • Drain pasta and mix well with sauce. Top with parmesan, let stand on LOW heat for 5 minutes until cheese is melted.
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