This cheesy pasta recipe is loaded with sun-dried tomatoes and smoked sausage. It's ready in about 25 minutes in just one dish!
4.34 from 3 votes

Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta Skillet

Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
25 mins
Servings: 6
Calories: 723 kcal

This one dish pasta recipe is seriously one of my all time favorites. It's just bursting with flavor!


  • 13 ounces smoked sausage
  • 1 sweet onion diced
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 pound campanelle pasta
  • 4 ounces sun-dried tomatoes not packed in oil
  • 4 cups chicken broth
  • 1 1/4 cups half and half
  • 3/4 cup grated Gruyere cheese
  • 1/4 cup chopped chives


  1. Slice the sausage into thin rounds.
  2. Heat a 12 inch skillet over medium heat and add the olive oil.
  3. Add the smoked sausage and onions to the skillet and cook, stirring often, until the onions are browned and the edges of the sausage are golden, about 5 minutes.
  4. Add the garlic to the pan and cook 30 seconds.
  5. Add the pasta and sun-dried tomatoes to the skillet. Pour in the broth and half and half. Stir well to combine.
  6. Bring to a boil, cover, and reduce to a simmer.
  7. Cook for 12 minutes or until pasta is tender.
  8. Remove the lid and stir in the grated cheese until melted.
  9. Sprinkle with chives before serving.
Nutrition Facts
Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta Skillet
Amount Per Serving (6 people)
Calories 723 Calories from Fat 279
% Daily Value*
Fat 31g48%
Saturated Fat 12g75%
Cholesterol 85mg28%
Sodium 878mg38%
Carbohydrates 80g27%
Fiber 5g21%
Sugar 17g19%
Protein 33g66%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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