Smoked Sausage One Pot Pasta

Smoked Sausage One Pot Pasta
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Smoked Sausage One Pot Pasta


  • 1 Pound spaghetti
  • 1 package smoked sausage sliced fairly thin
  • 1 lg. onion thinly sliced
  • 4 cloves garlic, finely sliced
  • 3 C. halved grape tomatoes ( or whatever tomatoes you have on hand)
  • 1/2 C. fresh basil leaves
  • 4 1/2 C. water
  • 1 C. freshly shredded or grated parmesan cheese
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste


  1. In large stock pot or dutch oven add a few splashes of olive oil
  2. add smoked sausage to pot over medium heat
  3. cook sausage until nicely browned
  4. add garlic and cook until tender and fragrant
  5. add the water, spaghetti,onion, tomatoes, basil and salt and pepper
  6. bring to a boil, reduce heat and cook uncovered until pasta is cooked through
  7. and liquid is absorbed
  8. about 10 - 12 minutes
  9. stir in parmesan and serve