Episode 5 - Cajun Cavatappi

This creamy sausage pasta dinner is packed with flavor and heartiness and is a guaranteed crowd pleaser. On top of that this dish can be prepared in 15 minutes!!


  • 1 package Hillshire smoked sausage

  • 8 ounces cavatappi pasta, drained

  • 2 cups heavy cream

  • 2 teaspoons Cajun seasoning

  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesean cheese

  • Chopped tomatoes

  • Scallions


  1. Prepare pasta according to package directions; drain and set aside.

  2. Saute sausage in a large skillet over medium-high heat for 5 minutes, turning occasionally.

  3. Add cream and Cajun seasoning; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer gently for 3-4 minutes or until mixture begins to thicken. Remove from heat, stir in Parmesan cheese. Add pasta to sauce and toss.