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Quick BBQ pasta pot

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This BBQ pasta pot with sausage is a family favourite for a quick and easy weeknight meal. Total hit with the kids and ready to eat in less than 15 minutes – great easy family dinner.

Super quick BBQ pasta pot that the kids go mad for!

Our BBQ pasta pot literally takes minutes to throw together and can be eaten hot or left to cool and packed in lunch boxes.

It’s easy, yummy and counts towards the kids five-a-day.

Quick BBQ pasta pot with sausage, red peppers, sweetcorn and peas.

BBQ Pasta Ingredients

  • 70g dried pasta shapes
  • 50g frozen peas and sweetcorn
  • 1/2 red pepper sliced into thin strips
  • 50g cooked smoked sausage
  • Squirt of BBQ sauce

How To Make BBQ Pasta

  • Cook the pasta in boiling salted water – as per the packet instructions.
  • Whilst the pasta cooks – zap the peas and sweetcorn in the microwave as per packet instructions.
  • Drain the cooked pasta – add the sausages, peas, corn, red pepper strips and squirt of BBQ sauce, mix together and serve.

Make BBQ Pasta Your Own Way

  • Use chopped ham or turkey – instead of sausage.
  • Switch up the veggies – go for mushrooms, courgette or baby plum tomatoes
  • Go veggie – and swap the meat for cubed feta, vegetarian ham or grated mature cheddar.

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How To Serve BBQ Pasta

We love this just as it is but you could also try…

  • Serving as a side to roast chicken or turkey breast steaks. 
  • Serve as a pasta salad at BBQs or parties.
  • Cool and pack into lunch boxes for a tasty packed lunch.

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Yield: Serves 1

Quick BBQ pasta pot

bowlful of homemade bbq pasta with sausage, sweetcorn, peas and peppers

BBQ Pasta Pot - A super quick dinner recipe the kids just love

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes

Ingredients

  • 70g dried pasta shapes
  • 50g frozen peas and sweetcorn
  • 1/2 red pepper sliced into thin strips
  • 50g cooked smoked sausage
  • Squirt of BBQ sauce

Instructions

  1. Cook the pasta in boiling salted water as per the packet instructions.
  2. Whilst the pasta cooks, zap the peas and sweetcorn in the microwave as per packet
    instructions.
  3. Drain the cooked pasta, add the sausages, peas, corn, red pepper strips and squirt of
    BBQ sauce, mix together and serve.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

1

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 467Total Fat: 17gSaturated Fat: 5gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 9gCholesterol: 31mgSodium: 802mgCarbohydrates: 66gFiber: 7gSugar: 21gProtein: 17g

Nutritional content will vary depending on the exact ingredients you use and how careful you are with measuring - this nutritional information is given as a general guide only and may not be accurate - you should always calculate your own nutritional information especially if you have specific dietary requirements.

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