Saturday, May 14, 2011

Quick and Easy Keilbasa Pasta Bake

I have always had a love affair with polska keilbasa, bratwurst, or really any kind of specialty sausages, aside from your basic breakfast sausage. However my recipes for these seem to be stagnant. I find I am always using the same old recipes for them. Polska Keilbasa for instance is always a Roasted Rosemary and Keilbasa Casserole. I had always smelled it or been invited to dinner when my Aunt Mary made it. So once I got married eons ago, it became a quickie go to recipe in those early days, and I never knew what else to make with it. That is until I started searching and found this recipe for Polish Noodle Casserole from the go meat website aka Hillshire Farm.
So, do you have a favorite recipe using a special (polska keilbasa, bratwurst, chorizo, liguisa, etc...) kind of sausage? If you do, why not send it to me and if I try it and like it, I'll post it with a link back to your site. I'm desperate here people!

Eight simple ingredients. So simple yet so satisfying. This one's a keeper.

A quick, easy, and inexpensive meal.

Polish Noodle Casserole
Slightly Adapted from Hillshire Farm

1 pkg. Polska Kielbasa
2 cups sour cream
½ cup chicken broth
¼ cup chopped onion
½ teaspoon dry mustard (Coleman's-little yellow tin)
½ teaspoon salt
¼ teaspoon ground black pepper
8 ounces uncooked egg noodles, cooked according to package directions
2 cups frozen baby peas, thawed
½ cup (2 ounces) grated Parmesan cheese


Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cut sausage into ¼” slices; set aside. In large bowl, combine sour cream, chicken broth, onion, ground mustard, salt and pepper, mixing until smooth.

Fold in sausage, cooked noodles and baby peas. Pour mixture into a greased 13x9-inch baking dish. Cover and bake 25 minutes. Uncover, sprinkle with cheese and bake 5-10 minutes longer or until heated through.
Makes 6 Servings

If your stuck for something other than Roasted Rosemary Potatoes and Keilbasa, give this a try. It won't disapoint. Quick and easy comfort on a plate.

This was the post I was trying to get finished on Thurday when Blogger decided to go down for maintenance for hours. So I gave up. Then on Friday I was out all day. So it is finally done two days later. Thanks Blogger, hope you don't make a habit of it.

I'm linking this to:
Recipes I Can't Wait to Try with At Home With Haley
Delicious Dishes at It's a Blog Party
I'm Lovin it Fridays at Tidy Mom
Follow me Friday at A Moderate Life
Frugal Friday at Life as Mom
Foodie Friday at Designs by Gollum
Friday Potluck at EKats Kitchen
Fat Camp Friday at Mangoes and Chutney
Full Plate Thursday at Miz Helen's Country Cottage
Friday Favorites at Simply Sweet Home
Saturday Swap atQuit Eating Out
Food Trip Friday from Happy Meals for a Happy Family

Keilbasa Pasta Bake

Quick and easy comfort on a plate.

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Carla and Michael


  1. I love that there's two whole cups of sour cream in this and Parmesan cheese. I love any and all things creamy and cheesy. We buy Hillshire Farm sausages all the time, I never even thought of visiting their website for recipes. You were asking about my trip - I do have a travel journal website and once I post a review of my trip, I'll provide the link on my blog. Just need to get motivated. :o)

  2. I love the combination in this recipe and the fact that the ingredients are all available in my place is such a thrill.thanks for sharing

  3. I wish I had a sausage recipe for you, but I don't! I am just enjoying reading yours for now :) Thanks for linking up with Fat Camp Friday @ Mangoes and Chutney, see you again next time!

  4. love your recipe, and it looks delicious! thanks for sharing and visiting you late from FTF, sorry! have a great day! :)

  5. Perfect comfort food! What a great recipe! Thank you for linking it up to Feed Me Tweet Me Follow Me Home Friday last week. Hope to see you there again this week - the linky is up now! Have a wonderful weekend!

  6. Sounds delicious! Thanks for visiting and have a great weekend :-)

  7. Can't wait to try this!! I love Keilbasa and I love pasta!! Thanks for sharing!

  8. Sounds so yummy! Thanks for visiting and have a blessed week!


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