Italian Sausage With Peppers

Italian Sausage With Peppers
Italian Sausage With Peppers

PREP TIME

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minutes

TOTAL TIME

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minutes

SERVINGS

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servings

PREP TIME

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minutes

TOTAL TIME

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minutes

SERVINGS

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servings

Ingredients

  • 8

    Italian frying peppers or 4 large green or red bell-peppers or a combination of green and red bell peppers

  • 8

    mild or hot italian sausages (about 2 lbs total

  • water

  • 2

    tablespoons olive oil or salad oil

  • 1

    large onion,finly chopped

  • 2

    cloves garlic,minced or pressed

  • 1

    can (14 1/2 oz ) italian-style tomatoes

  • 1

    can (15 oz) tomato puree

  • 1 1/2

    teaspoons each sugar and dry basil

  • 1/2

    teaspoon oregano leaves

  • salt and pepper

Directions

Arrange peppers in a single layer in a broiler pan and broil about 1 inch from heat,turning frguently until skins are blistered and chared on all sides.Transfer them to a paper or plastic bag and let them sweat for 15 to 20 minutes.Using a paring knife,pull or strip off skin and remaining seeds and stems.(At this point you can cool,wrap and refrigerate for up to 3 days,freeze for longer storage.Cut Itslian peppers in half lenghtwise,or quarter bell peppers;set aside. Pierce each sausage in several places with a fork.Place in a 5 to 6 quart Dutch Oven and add water to barely cover.Bring to a boil,then reduce heat,cover and simmer until sausages are no longer pink inside (about 20 minues.)Remove from pan.Discard water.To the same pan add oil,onion and garlic.Cook stirring,over medium-high heat until soft.Add tomatoes.(break up with a spoon) and their liguid,tomato puree,sugar,basil and oregano.Simmer uncovered,stirring occasionally,until thickened(about 20 minutes). Cut sauceage into 1 1/2 to 2-inch chuncks and add to sauce,add peppers.Simmer uncovered until sausages are hot 5 to 10 minutes)Addsalt and pepper to taste.

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