- 1 tbsp olive oil
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- 8 Italian sausages
- 2.8l hot chicken stock
- 400g penne pasta
- 2 carrots, thinly sliced
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- 2 onions, thinly sliced
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- 3 celery sticks, thinly sliced
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- 140g green beans, cut into 5cm/2in lengths
- handful flat-leaf parsley, chopped
Heat the oil in a large pan and fry the sausages until brown all over. Pour in the hot chicken stock and simmer with a lid on for 10 mins.
Add the pasta to the pan, mix well and bring to the boil. Stir in the carrots and onions, cook for 5 mins, then add the celery and beans, and cook for a further 4 mins. Check that the pasta is cooked – if not, cook for a few minutes longer. Finally, stir in chopped parsley, season, and serve in large bowls.