• prep: 15 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 15 min
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  • Summary

    Butternut squash, cherry tomatoes, merguez sausage, and shallots are roasted together to make a spectacular sweet-and-savory sauce. Don't forget to deglaze the sheet pan with pasta water for even more flavor!

    Ingredients

    • 1 small butternut squash, peeled, seeded, and cut into 3/4-inch pieces (4 cups)
    • 1 pound cherry tomatoes
    • 12 ounces merguez or hot Italian sausage links (about 4)
    • 6 small shallots, peeled and halved
    • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
    • Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper
    • 1 pound rigatoni
    • 1/4 cup packed shredded fresh basil, plus whole leaves for serving
    • 12 ounces mozzarella, grated (1 1/2 cups)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 271 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 12 g 17.71%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 3.83%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 34 mg 11.25%
    • Sodium: 379 mg 15.78%
    • Calcium: 22 mg 2.24%
    • Potassium: 242 mg 6.92%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 12.81%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 28 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 7.88%
    • Sugar: 3 g
    • Protein: 14 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 12.59%
    • Vitamin C 17.19%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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