Stuffed Sausage Shells
  • 1 pound Italian sweet sausage
  • 1/2 cup chopped onions
  • 4 slices bread, crumbled
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup fresh parsley or 1 teaspoon dried
  • 20 Jumbo Shells, parboiled and drained
  • 2 jars ( 15+1/2 ounces) Ragu' Spaghetti Sauce, divided
  • 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Prick sausage with fork and parboil in small amount of water, in covered skillet for 15 minutes. Drain. Chop sausage and fry along
  3. with onions, until brown and crumbly, stirring often. Spoon off excess fat. Add egg, bread, and parsley, and mix thoroughly.
  4. Fill hot parboiled shells with sausage mixture, using a teaspoon.
  5. Pour 1/2 Ragu' Spagetti sauce into a 13 x 9 x 2 inch pan. Arrange shells in pan.
  6. Pour remaining Ragu' sauce over shells. Cover tightly with foil and bake for 30 minutes, or until hot and bubbly.
  7. Remove foil; sprinkle grated parmesan chesse over top and bake uncovered for about 10 minutes more.
  8. Serves 5:
I make this quite often for pot lucks and they are delicious. Of course my hubby loves them too. These leftovers freeze very well. Serve with a salad and a nice crusty bread.