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Pappardelle with Spiced Sausage and Arrabbiata Sauce

Pappardelle with Spiced Sausage and Arrabbiata Sauce

Big bowlfuls of authentic Italian pasta have never been easier. Choose your favourite spiced sausages, add a jar of richly intense Sacla' Arrabbiata Tomato & Chilli sauce …and revel in the flavours.
Profile Serves: 4
Icon/Time On the table in: 25 mins
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  • 400g pappardelle pasta
  • 2tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 2tsp. fennel seeds
  • 1 sprig rosemary, leaves removed, finely chopped
  • 400g spiced sausages
  • Half a jar of Sacla' Arrabbiata 980g Tomato and Chilli Sauce 
  • 4 tbsp. fresh parmesan, grated
  • Small bunch flat leaf parsley, finely chopped


  1.  Heat the oil in a large heavy based frying pan and cook the onion for 5 minutes until beginning to soften. Stir in the garlic, fennel seeds and rosemary and cook for a further minute.
  2. Split open the sausages and add the meat to the onion and gently fry breaking up the meat with a wooden spoon. Add the Arrabbiata sauce and cook with sausages for 10 – 15 minutes until thickened.
  3. Whilst the sauce is simmering, bring a large pan of salted water to the boil and cook the Pappardelle according to the packet instructions. Drain well reserving a ladleful of pasta water.
  4. Add the pasta to the frying pan with the reserved pasta water and gently toss everything together. Serve piled into bowls sprinkled with parmesan and extra flat leaf parsley.
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