Entrées: Spicy Sausage Kasha Bake

Easy to make spicy sausage and kasha casserole

Serves: 6


3 cups cooked kasha (whole or course granulation)

1 can (8 oz.) tomato sauce

1 lb. bulk hot Italian sausage

1 cup chopped onion

1 ½ tsp. Italian seasoning, crushed

1 cup thinly sliced zucchini

1 cup thinly sliced yellow squash

1/3 cup grated Romano cheese

1 cup shredded Mozzarella cheese


  1. Prepare kasha according to package directions, using chicken or vegetable broth.
  2. In large bowl, mix kasha with tomato sauce; set aside.
  3. In skillet, crumble sausage; add onions and Italian seasoning. Cook until sausage is browned, stirring frequently.
  4. Drain sausage, reserving 2 tablespoons drippings. Place sausage mixture in 2-quart oblong baking dish.
  5. Fluff kasha with fork and spread over sausage.
  6. Saute zucchini and squash in 2 tablespoons drippings just until tender; arrange over kasha mix.
  7. Sprinkle with cheeses.
  8. Bake in 350 degree oven for 20-25 minutes or until hot and cheese melts.