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20 Feb, 2013

Newman’s Own Italian Sausage & Rigatoni Skillet Meal Made Better! (Ep558)

Posted by: Gregory Ng: The Frozen Food Master




Introducing Freezerburns +1: a weekly frozen food cooking show where I take one good frozen meal, add 1 fresh ingredient and make it a great meal! Today I’m going to show you how to turn this Newman’s Own Italian Sausage & Rigatoni Complete Skillet Meal into a great meal using just one fresh ingredient.

This meal is an easy-to-prepare skillet meal with quality pasta, slightly spicy sausage, and a tasty sauce. But it isn’t perfect…Even though this meal boasts red and yellow bell peppers they are small and basically nonexistent.

Today’s +1 is the green pepper.

First cut the green pepper in large chunks. A large green pepper is enough for this skillet meal which serves 2. I add a little bit of olive oil to a pan and sauté the fresh green peppers until they soften and caramelize a bit. At the same time I prepare the skillet meal as directed. Add them together and it is Get in my belly time! A good frozen meal made great with the addition of one ingredient: the green pepper.

The green pepper adds a crunchy texture, more flavor, and more freshness to the meal. And by only adding $1 and 5 minutes to the cook time, it’s a no-brainer.

Now’s your turn. Which +1 ingredient would you add to this meal? Leave it in the comments section. Thanks for watching! see you next time!

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FreezerBurns is a video frozen food review show on a mission to deliver you real in-depth frozen food reviews and to make frozen entrees even better with fresh ingredients. Gregory Ng is the Frozen Food Master and acts as frozen food chef, critic, and guinea pig.

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