sausage pasta
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Sausage and tomato pasta

An easy recipe for a family friendly midweek meal. Sausage and tomato pasta is so easy, kids can help make it and tasty enough that everyone will enjoy eating it.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: British, Indian
Keyword: pasta, sausage
Servings: 4
Calories: 567kcal
Author: cookingwithmykids


  • 6 good quality sausages
  • Onion
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • Pepper
  • 1 400 g can chopped tomatoes
  • 1 tbsp Italian or mixed herbs
  • Parmesan or any cheese for serving


Preheat the oven to 180C

  • Lay the sausages on a grill tray and cook in the oven for 20 minutes
  • Cook the pasta according to the packet instructions.

While the sausages are cooking, make the sauce

  • Dice the onion and chop the pepper in to small chunks. Peel and crush the garlic.
  • Fry the onion in a little oil in a large pan. Leave it for a few minutes until softened. Add the garlic and cook for another minute.
  • Add the pepper, tin of tomatoes and herbs. Stir everything together. Cover and leave to simmer for 5 minutes or until the sausages are ready.

Add the sausages and pasta

  • Remove the sausages from the oven and cut into small bite sized pieces. Add to the sauce.
  • Add the pasta to the sauce, stir so the pasta is coated.
  • Serve with a little grated cheese sprinkled on top.