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    The Best Sausage Pizzas

    What makes this recipe unique is the slow overnight fermentation of the dough. The flour has time to hydrate and relax, which makes the dough so much easier to roll out! —Josh Rink, Taste of Home Food Stylist

    The Best Ever Lasagna

    My brother, Joe, created this lasagna based on our mom’s recipe. It’s a family favorite at Christmas, thanks to the...


    Meat Lover’s Pizza Rice Skillet

    My son named this "pizza rice" after I threw together a quick dinner from what I had in the fridge...


    Slow-Cooker Italian Sloppy Joes

    These tasty sloppy joes with plenty of mass appeal are perfect for a gathering. If you're taking them to an...


    Italian Spiral Meat Loaf

    Take a classic comfort food to delicious new heights with this impressive recipe. Sausage, pizza sauce and mozzarella give Italian...

    Six-Cheese Lasagna

    No one will ever guess how easy this hearty lasagna is to make. No-boil noodles and prepared spaghetti sauce save...


    Sausage and Spinach Tortellini Soup

    My husband’s grandmother used to make this soup with her own homemade sausage and tortellini. Since the recipe has been...

    Sausage Risotto with Spinach and Tomatoes

    ENTREE/STUFFING WINNER
    Christine Riccitelli, Danville, California
    Christine loves Italian food and created this delicious dish with an Italian flair.


    Sausage & Penne Marinara

    It’s hard to beat the classic Italian flavors of this hearty, comforting dish. It has a slight kick, so omit...


    Family-Favorite Pasta Sauce

    This hearty Italian-style meat sauce has a sweetness that I really love. It’s the recipe I use for spaghetti, lasagna...


    Cream Cheese and Swiss Lasagna

    I like to fix the chunky meat sauce for this dish the day before, so the flavors can blend. It...

    Spicy Sausage Rigatoni

    My inspiration for this recipe came from a Cajun pasta dish I make with blackened chicken, however substituting Italian sausage...


    Sausage Florentine Shepherd’s Pie

    In this Italian take on traditional shepherd’s pie, sausage takes the place of ground beef (or lamb), and spinach replaces...


    Melt-in-Your-Mouth Sausages

    My family loves this recipe. It’s such a good all-around dish, either for sandwiches like these or served with hot...


    Pressure Cooker Rigatoni with Sausage & Peas

    With a tomato-y meat sauce and tangy goat cheese, this weeknight wonder is my version of comfort food. You want...


    Sausage Macaroni Bake

    Everyone's bound to want seconds of this satisfying Italian-style bake from Kelli Bucy of Red Oak, Iowa. Oregano seasons the...

    Sausage-Topped Zucchini

    Alice Scollin of Saranac Lake, New York concocted this pleasing entree, which became her husband's favorite dish after just one...


    Cheesy Sausage Spaghetti Pie

    I have made freezer meals for years now, and this is by far my most requested. In fact, I like...


    Sausage-Topped Polenta

    My Italian grandmother and mother have relied on this recipe for years. Many sauces can be served with polenta, but...


    Double Sausage Pizza

    This recipe has been in the family since I was a kid. It was a Sunday night ritual then, and...


    Sausage Cheese Snacks

    "When I was growing up, my mom often made these open-faced sandwiches as a special treat on cold Friday nights,"...


    Homemade Pizza Supreme

    Even if you've never made pizza from scratch, I hope you'll try this recipe. it's the highlight of my favorite...


    Simple Sausage Lasagna

    When I saw a lasagna recipe that did not call for precooking the noodles, I was anxious to try this...


    Fire-Roasted Ziti with Sausage

    We punch up our pasta with smoked sausage and fire-roasted tomato sauce. It's an easy recipe to switch up—use whatever...

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    Sausage Pasta Bake

    This hearty dish is a favorite for weekday dinners. The combination of flavors makes it special.


    Sausage Pizza

    Spicy sausage, onions, mushrooms and plenty of cheese make this pizza from our Test Kitchen a real keeper. It beats...


    Pasa De Shuto

    My father, who had worked on the railroad, use to make this dish for special family occasions. After he passed...


    Country Pizza Pie

    This hearty sausage dish has been a family favorite for over 20 years. My four children were raised on it.


    Family-Pleasing Pizza

    This tastes great as is, but can easily be adapted to fit your family's preferences. “I use this quick recipe...


    Spaghetti Goulash

    My mother always made this delicious dish when we had lots of company or we were going to a church...