Fagioli refers to beans in general, which are a favorite ingredient in Tuscan cooking and an easy way to make a pasta dish more meaty--without adding more meat!




  • In large saucepan, heat oil over medium-high heat. Crumble sausage into saucepan; cook, stirring occasionally, about 5 minutes or until no longer pink. Add garlic; cook for 1 minute.

  • Add dissolved bouillon cubes, tomatoes, Italian seasoning, onion salt and pepper. Bring to a boil over high heat. Stir in pasta. Reduce heat; simmer, stirring occasionally, for 10 to 11 minutes or until pasta is tender.

  • Stir in beans; cook about 1 minute or until beans are heated through. Serve immediately with cheese.

Nutrition Facts

439 calories; 14 g total fat; 22 mg cholesterol; 1239 mg sodium. 60 g carbohydrates; 16 g protein;